Suzette Brewer
11/20/14
On Friday, November 21 another hearing is scheduled in the Iowa District Court in Plymouth County in an interstate custody showdown that has sparked national outrage among tribes a...
Stephanie Woodard
11/17/14
South Dakota’s Native vote generated a lot of media attention in the run-up to Election 2014. Pundits wondered, would tribal voters there save the Senate for the Democrats…or not?...
Mark Trahant
11/10/14
There are two things you need to know about the Native American vote in 2014...
Stephanie Woodard
11/1/14
“Voters walking into the polling place would see the sheriff there and veer off,” said Donna Semans, the Rosebud Sioux field coordinator for Four Directions voting-rights group...
Gale Courey Toensing
10/30/14
CORRECTION: ICTMN has been contacted by Earl Evans, Vice Chairman of Haliwa-Saponi Indian Tribe, who stated that the "statements, views decisions and/or opinions" attributed to the...
Stephanie Woodard
10/18/14
This week, two more South Dakota counties have agreed to provide Indian-reservation polling places during the state’s pre-election early-voting period...
Stephanie Woodard
10/15/14
“Suddenly, we have resources for get-out-the-vote,” said Pine Ridge Indian Reservation resident Kevin Killer, who’s Oglala Lakota and represents the area in the South Dakota House ...
Stephanie Woodard
10/12/14
“Bias destroys our communities,” said Blackfeet tribal member Lita Pepion, board member of Indian Peoples Action, in Butte, Montana...
Oliver J. Semans
8/25/14

After spending the eight years in meetings—with state and national legislators, state secretaries of state, and county commissioners and election officials—and helping organize two major federal voting-rights lawsuits, I’m starting to see some light at the end of the equal-rights tunnel....

Stephanie Woodard
8/6/14
Four additional Minnesota counties have agreed to provide satellite election offices on Indian reservations in the state, according to Bret Healy, consultant with Four Directions v...

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