Gale Courey Toensing
12/26/14
This past year was filled with stories that pushed government-to-government and tribal sovereignty forward for Indian country...
Gale Courey Toensing
10/9/14
Shocking news! Not all Connecticut politicians are against federal recognition of the state’s Indian tribes!...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/29/14
There’s still time to submit comments on proposed regulations to reform the process for federal acknowledgment of Indian tribes...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/4/14
Around 100 people attending a public session on the Bureau of Indian Affairs’ proposed new rules for federal recognition broke into spontaneous applause when Eastern Pequot Tribal ...
Christina Rose
6/10/14
Three Connecticut state recognized tribes, all of whom were denied federal recognition more than 10 years ago, have another chance to apply due to newly proposed federal recognitio...
Gale Courey Toensing
6/9/14
A proposal granting a third party veto power over a tribe’s effort to re-petition for federal recognition is unconstitutional, according to the chief of the Schaghticoke Tribal Nat...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/30/13
With the Connecticut governor joining Sen...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/15/13
Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Kevin Washburn has extended the period for comments on proposed changes to the federal recognition regulations to September 25...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/10/13
It’s the oldest continuously published newspaper in the United States. George Washington placed an ad in it to lease part of his Mount Vernon land...
Gale Courey Toensing
7/31/13
Connecticut officials have jumped on Sen. Richard Blumenthal’s bandwagon of opposition to the Interior Department’s proposed revisions to the federal recognition regulations...

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