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The Week That Was: July 24, 2016
9 Laws Passed After Alcatraz
Police and Race: The Research Is Done
Veterans Share Concerns on NMAI Memorial
Justice League Trailer: Momoa as Aquaman
Penny Candy and Homemade Games
Sonny Says Tip Your Cleaning Lady
Indigenous Evicted, Displaced
AMERIND Risk Golf Event Raises Thousands
Breaking News: 13-year-old Gunned Down
Native Humor: 8 Types of Native Moms
Dedicating Billy Frank Jr.’s Namesake
Therapist Shot; Brain-Eating Amoebas
A Big Win for a Small California Tribe
2016 Hotlist: Recordings Native Strength
Minnesota Tribes Fight for 1855 Treaty
Just Move It: Exercise Is Fun
Death, Law Enforcement & POC
Violent Standoff With Settlers & Police
Lost Incan City Found at Last?
Thing About Skins
HUD Finalizes Tribal Consultation Policy
The Department of Housing and Urban Development has acknowledged tribal sovereignty by finalizing its tribal consultation policy and planning to establish a tribal advisory committ...
No Increase in Request for Indian Community Development Program
The Department of Housing and Urban Development has pointed to the Administration’s $50 million increase in budget request for the Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) program, to $70...
Is It Enough? Senate Committee Reviews Indian Country Budget
Tanya H. Lee
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs didn’t hear much that was surprising during a March 9 oversight hearing on President Obama’s Fiscal Year 2017 budget proposal...
Tribal Housing Needs Far Outstrip Federal Allocations
The extra $50 million the Obama Administration wants to go towards tribal housing in fiscal 2017 looks to be just a drop in the bucket against rapidly increasing needs...
Rise of the Chicken Hawks: Debts to Warriors III
The World War II generation shook up the old idea that only the upper class went to college...
VA and HUD ‘Fulfilling a Commitment’ to End Native Veteran Homelessness
The Departments of Housing and Urban Development and the Veterans Affairs announced an award of nearly $6 million in HUD-VASH (the HUD and VA supported housing program) vouchers fo...
Feds Expand Homeless Services for Native Veterans
After consulting with tribes, two federal departments are launching a novel joint outreach to assist American Indian veterans who are homeless or likely to become so...
Big Dollars for Housing From HUD Title VI Program
The Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Section 184 Indian mortgage program has far outstripped HUD’s second Indian loan program, Title VI, loaning more than $4.5 billion...
Loan Wars: Indian Mortgage Program Pushes Back Against Criticism
A federal Inspector General’s office has rapped a popular American Indian mortgage program, alleging lax underwriting...
‘Rebirth of a Nation’: Navajo Bluestone Housing Project
Housing on the Navajo Nation is about to get a major upgrade, thanks in part to an energetic partnership between tribal housing officials and a former Frank Lloyd Wright protégé...
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