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 ...
Rob Capriccioso
4/7/14
Having just chaired a portion of a recent hearing of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, Sen...
Rob Capriccioso
3/12/14
With Congress’ passage of the Native American Veterans' Memorial Amendments Act late last year and President Barack Obama’s signature of the legislation into law, American Indian a...
Rob Capriccioso
2/7/14
Is the 2013 Indian Population and Labor Force Report making anyone happy?...
ICTMN Staff
12/31/13
On December 26, President Barack Obama signed the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium Land Transfer Act ( H.R.623 ) into law. The bill, introduced February 12, 2013, by Rep...
Rob Capriccioso
10/4/13
Some Republican House members want the 800,000 federal employees who have been furloughed as a result of the ongoing government shutdown to be paid for their forced missed work...
Rob Capriccioso
9/13/13
Indian Health Service (IHS) officials are pushing back against tribal concerns over an Obama administration plan that would cut contract support cost (CSC) reimbursements to tribes...
Rob Capriccioso
6/27/13
President Barack Obama, following the lead of at least three presidents before him, established a White House Council on Native American Affairs on June 26...
Rob Capriccioso
4/15/13
Senators are speaking out after confirming Sally Jewell April 10 by a vote of 87 – 11 to become the next secretary of the United States Department of the Interior, saying she will ...

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