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BIA’s Funding Maze Hampers Tribal Self- Governance
Gale Courey Toensing
A funding system that routes money through a bureaucratic maze with more than a dozen checkpoints before it arrives at its destination – tribal governments – is one of the obstacle...
Heitkamp Launches One-Stop-Shop for Native Veterans
Less than a month after her first Native American Veterans Summit in Bismark, North Dakota, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.) introduced a one-stop-shop for Native veterans...
Jewell Applauds Kia’aina Confirmation as Assistant Secretary for Insular Areas
Esther Puakela Kia’aina, Native Hawaiian, was nominated on September 10, 2013 to serve as the Assistant Secretary for Insular Areas at the U.S. Department of the Interior...
Members of Congress Want More Native Control of Cobell Buyback Program
Ten Republican members of Congress have sent U.S...
First Senate Committee on Indian Affairs Hearing With Sally Jewell Set
Interior Secretary Sally Jewell will make her first appearance in front of the Indian Affairs Committee on Wednesday, May 15 when Chairwoman Maria Cantwell (D-WA) will hold a U.S...
How Much Does Sally Jewell, Interior Secretary Nominee Know About Indian Country?
President Barack Obama surprised many in Washington, D.C...
Sally Jewell to Be Named Interior Secretary
President Barack Obama may ease some tensions later today as he is expected to announce Sally Jewell as Interior Secretary, replacing Ken Salazar who will leave at the end of March...
A Pro-Active Move for Rep. Raúl Grijalva As Next Interior Secretary
In a pro-active move by a coalition of supporters, including American Indian activist Suzan Harjo, a letter was sent to President Barack Obama on December 10, showing strong suppor...
Salazar and Washburn: Much Achieved, Much More to Do
Gale Courey Toensing
Interior Secretary Kenneth Salazar and newly-appointed Assistant Secretary-Indian Affairs Kevin Washburn sat down with Indian Country Today Media Network and Indianz for a “meet an...
Salazar May Not Return
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar was recently asked by The Denver Post whether he would continue to serve if Obama is re-elected in 2012. His response was a bit of a surprise...