Mark Trahant
3/7/13
The House, as expected, passed the Continuing Resolution to fund government for the rest of the year. H.R. 933 now moves to the Senate for consideration...
Mark Trahant
3/4/13

Over the weekend the Republican line on the sequester was honed to a simple idea: It’s only a couple of pennies, two-and-one-half cents out of every dollar. No big deal, right?...

Mark Trahant
2/28/13
And so austerity begins across the United States...
ICTMN Staff
2/28/13
ESPN's Emmy Award-winning investigative news program Outside the Lines recently examined the Redskins naming controversy...
Mark Trahant
2/27/13
This is not a headline that any political party wants to read: “House GOP Caves: Violence Against Women Act Impasse Finally Broken.” The shape of a new deal is simple, according to...
ICTMN Staff
2/22/13
At 3 p.m./EST today, Friday, February 22, pro golfer Notah Begay , Navajo/San Felipe/Isleta, and journalist Mark Trahant, Shoshone-Bannock Tribes, will discuss the controversy over...
Mark Trahant
2/21/13
Perhaps no federal program represents the ideological divide over spending than does Head Start. Head Start is a comprehensive early-learning project for low-income children...
Mark Trahant
2/20/13
The sequester is now nine days away. At a news conference Tuesday President Barack Obama called the sequester a “meat-cleaver approach” to budget cutting...
Mark Trahant
2/19/13
This morning President Barack Obama will make yet another pitch, calling on Congress to stop the sequester with a balanced approach. Of course nothing will happen today...
Mark Trahant
2/13/13

Let’s jump right to the big questions: Did President Barack Obama’s State of the Union do anything to resolve the deep differences in philosophy and policy on Capitol Hill? Was there any common ground?...

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