Gale Courey Toensing
5/27/15
Watching most Congressional hearings is about as exciting as an afternoon at the DMV...
Gale Courey Toensing
3/19/15
A “clean Carcieri fix” is back on the table. On March 12, Sen. Jon Tester (D-MT) introduced S...
Cowlitz Tribe La Center
Christine Dupres
1/19/15
In late December of last year, I braved slogging rain, soggy ground, and dropping temperatures to join a sizable crowd of my fellow Cowlitz people and their supporters as we gather...
Tanya Lee
9/16/14
Mohegan Sun Massachusetts lost its bid to build a resort casino in the highly-lucrative Greater Boston market primarily because multi-billionaire Steve Wynn brought a bigger checkb...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/4/14
Mary Cornelius Winder (Wolf Clan) was fifty years old in 1948 when she wrote to the Bureau of Indian Affairs asking for payment or the return of the land that the State of New York...
Alysa Landry
7/25/14
The Interior Department this month gave Arizona’s Tohono O’odham tribe final permission to convert an island of land it owns in the city of Glendale into reservation land...
AS-IA Release
7/5/14
Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs Kevin K...
Gale Courey Toensing
6/5/14
The Department of the Interior will take into trust 13,004 acres of the Oneida Indian Nation’s vast historical territory...
Geoff Strommer
5/20/14

The Department of the Interior recently proposed to amend the Department’s land-into-trust regulations, found at 25 C.F.R. Part 151, that currently exclude from the scope of the regulations, with one exception (Metlakatla), land acquisitions in trust in the State of Alaska....

Rob Capriccioso
5/12/14
After decades of opposing Alaska Native tribal trust lands, the federal government is taking major steps to once again allow lands to be taken into trust for the 228 tribes in the ...

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