Suzan Shown Harjo
11/27/12

When the seemingly endless election season finally ended, winners and losers had little time to celebrate their victories or lick their wounds before the campaigns morphed into contests to beat the self-imposed, fast-approaching budgetary deadlines to reduce the deficit by $1.2 trillion over 10 y...

Winona LaDuke
11/24/12

We just saw some $6 billion spent on the most expensive election in history. It’s a couple of weeks later, and I think I’ve recovered from the drama and excitement....

Vincent Schilling
11/15/12
The 2012 elections have come and gone, President Barack Obama has been re-elected to a second term as Commander and Chief and the minority vote helped in his reelection...
Tex “Red Tipped Arrow” Hall
10/26/12

Like most Native Americans, I jumped at the chance to throw my support behind President Obama in his 2008 campaign....

Ryan Wilson
10/24/12

I awoke early this morning concerned that my good friend Tim Giago had contracted Romneysia by wedding himself to Kristi Noem’s reelection aspirations. Concern for my friend compels me to do my part in inoculating him and Lakota land from the spread of Romneysia....

John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives
10/25/12

In recent months, my role as Speaker of the House has allowed me to travel much of our great nation—including Indian country—and talk to Americans of all walks of life. Wherever I go, conversation quickly turns to jobs and the state of the economy....

Mark Trahant
10/22/12
Florida would be the ideal setting for a debate that remains unscheduled. Namely, what to do about health care, entitlement spending, and the demographic imbalances?...
Mark Trahant
10/15/12
One time presidential candidate – and a long time friend of Indian country – the late Mo Udall once described himself in his own memoirs as “too funny to be president.” Such is the...
Mark Trahant
10/15/12
President Barack Obama spent the weekend in Williamsburg , Virginia, preparing for Tuesday’s Town Hall style debate with Republican challenger Mitt Romney...
Mark Trahant
10/12/12
It was the debate Vice President Joe Biden wanted. He had fun. He pounced when Republican challenger Paul Ryan tossed out numbers that could not be backed up...

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