Gale Courey Toensing
10/18/13
The National Congress of American Indians is holding a hotly contested race for president with four candidates vying for the organization’s top spot during its 70 th annual meeting...
Rob Capriccioso
10/1/13
In a rare policy schism, Senate Democrats have defied pressure from the Democratic White House to include a proposal in the federal budget that would authorize the Indian Health Se...
ICTMN Staff
10/1/13
The United States Government has shutdown with some 800,000 essential government employees being furloughed until further noticed – a situation that seems like a bad dream for one ...
ICTMN Staff
10/1/13
The government has been shut down for just over 12 hours, with thousands of government employees on non-paid leave until Congress and the President can come to an agreement on a sp...
Rob Capriccioso
10/1/13
The federal government has a trust responsibility to tribes and their citizens...
Jacqueline Pata
5/18/13

The “dental divide”—the absence of services and access to dental health services in low income communities—is real, especially in Indian country....

ICTMN Staff
12/6/12
The following are remarks from Kathleen Sebelius, the 21st Secretary of the Department of Health, during President Barack Obama’s fourth annual White House Tribal Nations Conferenc...
Nancy Pelosi
11/2/12

“If you knew the conditions and circumstances…you would do all you could to remedy them.” These were the words written by Dr. Susan La Flesche Picotte—the first Native American woman to earn a medical degree—in 1907....

Mark Trahant
10/25/12
The politics of abortion continues to surface in this year’s presidential race, something that Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney hoped to avoid...
Tex “Red Tipped Arrow” Hall
10/26/12

Like most Native Americans, I jumped at the chance to throw my support behind President Obama in his 2008 campaign....

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