ICTMN Staff
10/3/13
Washington, D.C. has been shut down for 63 hours, and while the effects aren’t entirely noticeable throughout the United States yet, they are glaring in Indian country...
ICTMN Staff
3/27/13
On March 26, news came that South Dakota Democratic Senator Tim Johnson, member of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, would not be seeking re-election in 2014...
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...
Gale Courey Toensing
11/28/12
The Carcieri fix has been set aside pending further negotiations. S...
Steve Russell

The battle is over, and pundits now stroll to the battlefield and shoot the survivors. I have used this bully pulpit to urge that Indians bloc vote only when threatened as Indians.  My own vote turned on threats I perceived to my family.  Your mileage may vary....

11/11/12
Mark Trahant
10/25/12
In Wisconsin, it’s game on. The top three “tipping point” states – at least according to The New York Times ’ number cruncher Nate Silver – are Ohio, Virginia and Wisconsin...
Mark Trahant
9/25/12
It is said that elections have consequences. One side wins, the other becomes the loyal opposition. Then the game is fought again with new or sometimes the same result...
Mark Trahant
9/13/12
Montana is not exactly a blue state...
Mark Trahant
9/10/12
Go back a couple hundred years...
Mark Trahant
9/7/12
Which convention, the Democrats or the Republicans, will get the biggest bounce? That’s actually a tough question with lots of answers. First there’s the national polls...

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