Stephanie Woodard
3/31/14
U.S. Senator John Walsh has recently obtained the endorsement of the Montana Democratic Party for his 2014 re-election run...
Stephanie Woodard
3/17/14
UPDATED MARCH 26 to 7th Paragraph: On the afternoon of March 9, the Montana Democratic Party leadership was holed up in a small stone building in the state’s capital, Helena...
Stephanie Woodard
2/5/14
UPDATED February 28, 2014: On February 26, South Dakota approved use of its federal Help America Vote Act funds for satellite early-voting and registration offices in three Indian-...
Stephanie Woodard
2/4/14
Native voting-rights advocates scored three successes in three cities on one day—January 22, 2014...
Stephanie Woodard
1/23/14
Indian country has responded with anger, dismay and a degree of “we knew it all along” to a federal judicial-oversight panel’s revelations about hundreds of biased emails sent by M...
Stephanie Woodard
1/20/14
They say the cover-up can be worse than the crime, and right now they’re running neck and neck in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, the federal court system for the nine westernm...
Stephanie Woodard
10/18/13
A winter storm struck Montana shortly before the October 10 appeals-court hearing for the voting-rights lawsuit Wandering Medicine v. McCulloch...
Stephanie Woodard
9/25/13
A judge has refused to allow defendants in the recently dismissed Brooks v. Gant voting-rights lawsuit to go after the Oglala plaintiffs for court costs. Last month, U.S...
Stephanie Woodard
4/4/13
The National Congress of American Indians, which has been part of the Native suffrage struggle since its inception in the 1940s, cites Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act in a March...