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Sundance: A Short Film Fights Poverty
Misty Upham Included in SAG Tribute
Construction Begins for New AZ Casino
Will Obama Reject Keystone XL Permit?
Remember Native Dispossession
San Carlos Apache Leader: ‘Now a Battle’
All Nations Gathering
Drunktown's Finest Erases Town's Bigotry
Gov. Walker Rejects Casino Proposal
History Video: UNA Leader Helps Banks
Video: Climate Change and the Oceans
Legalizing Pot in Indian Country
News Clip Reveals Ugly History of R-Word
Sundance's Native and Indigenous Slate
California Tribe Will Grow Medical MJ
Serra the Saint: Why Not?
Indian Nations Speech Ignored Reality
Cladoosby: ‘We Must Tear Down Barriers’
Measuring the World the Yup’ik Way
Lyle Thompson Selected No. 1 Draft Pick
Thing About Skins
2015 Tribal Contract Support Costs Also to be Paid in Full
Soon after the White House confirmed last week that 2014 tribal contract support costs would be fully funded, administration officials are confirming this week that the president’s...
We’re In the Funding, White House Confirms Full Contract Support Costs
The White House confirmed February 18 that it has backed off its request last year to Congress to cap contract support costs (CSC) owed to tribes for services provided to tribal ci...
Administration Agrees to Fully Pay Tribal Contract Support Costs
The Obama administration has reportedly agreed to congressional demands for it to abide by Supreme Court decisions requiring reimbursement of full tribal contract support costs (CS...
Frightening Words: Indian Health Service Is Out of Money; Will You Die Waiting?
On a tribal bulletin board this week these chilling words were posted: “Due to budget issues, Contract Health Service will be on Priority One until further notice.” Why are these w...
Under Tribal Scrutiny, Cantwell Exiting SCIA; Tester to Take Charge
After a tenuous year of leading the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Washington) has confirmed that she is moving on...
Native History: Roe v. Wade Passes, But Indigenous Women Lack Access
This Date in Native History: On January 22, 1973, the United States Supreme Court decided in Roe v. Wade that women across America had the constitutional right to legal abortions...
Tribal Citizens Not Exempt by Default—Fill Out Form to Avoid Tax Liability!
According to the Affordable Healthcare Act, there are nine exemptions from a citizen required to carry the minimal essential coverage of Health Insurance...
IHS Confused Whether Indian Diabetes Funding Faces Another Sequestration
For the second year in a row, Indian Health Service (IHS) leadership is confused how federal sequestration will impact its budget, leading to questions of responsibility and compet...
New Congressional Budget Reimburses Tribal Contract Support Costs
Despite an effort by the White House Office of Management and Budget to cap the payment of contract support cost (CSC) reimbursements to tribes, the Democratic Senate and Republica...
6 New Year Nomination Battles for Obama’s Native-Focused Nominees
The White House announced early in January that President Barack Obama has resubmitted to the U.S. Senate several nominees that are of special interest to Indian country...
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