ICTMN Staff
6/4/13
On May 31, Thomas Vilsack, secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture, announced the appointment of two prominent American Indians to positions within the USDA...
Jacqueline Pata

The “dental divide”—the absence of services and access to dental health services in low income communities—is real, especially in Indian country....

5/18/13
Rob Capriccioso
5/16/13
One of the leading senators focused on Indian affairs says the Obama administration is shirking its responsibility to reimburse Indian tribes for contract support costs they incur ...
ICTMN Staff
5/2/13
Noting a lack of “critical information” about potential impacts to water supply, sacred sites and other aspects of tribal life governed by treaty and environmental stewardship, the...
Mark Trahant
4/29/13
Last week was a perfect illustration of the broken structure that is the United States government. Congress cannot pass a budget...
Mark Trahant
4/22/13
If you look at the failed history of termination – the idea of ending the federal-treaty relationship with tribal governments – there were two distinct motives...
Gale Courey Toensing
4/12/13
Each year the National Indian Gaming Association presents its highest honor – the Wendell A...
ICTMN Staff
3/26/13
On March 21, H.R. 1278, was introduced in the House by Rep...
Dina Gilio-Whitaker

In 2010, after the United States as the final holdout endorsed the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP), the Bolivian government called for a high level plenary meeting of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) to be held in 2014....

3/26/13
Rob Capriccioso
3/11/13
During the March 7 signing ceremony in the offices of the United States Department of the Interior of the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), Vice President J...

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