Sen. Max Baucus

As Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, which has jurisdiction over taxes, health care, trade, and Social Security, I’m in a unique position to help introduce and pass legislation that directly affects families across the nation....

1/8/13
Rob Capriccioso
9/19/12
Three tribal leaders testified before the U.S...
ICTMN Staff
8/15/12
On August 9, David Cypress, the former council representative for Big Cypress reservation to the governing Tribal Council of the Seminole Tribe of Florida, was sentenced by United ...
John Steele

Our Indian nations and tribes are the first American sovereigns. Our people were always free....

8/6/12
ICTMN Staff
7/25/12
Many Natives are familiar with the complexities surrounding possession of bald eagles -- it's bound to be a delicate situation when an animal is simultaneously sacred to tribes, a ...
Chad Yazzie

The political power fronts between federal and state governments are complicated and sometimes volatile....

7/17/12
ICTMN Staff
4/14/12
Former 23-year council member for the Seminole Tribe of Florida, David Cypress, plead guilty on April 13 to filing a false income tax return, agreeing to pay $5.46 million to the I...
ICTMN Staff
2/13/12
The Oglala Sioux Tribe is being audited for the first time in the last 12 years, and tribal officials fear low-income members may have to pay money owed to the Internal Revenue Ser...
ICTMN Staff
1/4/12
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued a $329,000 tax lien against a Shinnecock medicine man, reported the Daily News ...
Mark Trahant

I’ve been writing a lot lately about the Era of Contraction—the shrinking of the federal government—and what that policy means to ...

12/24/11

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