Rob Capriccioso
7/28/14
Undercurrents of legislative reform of the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA) — the 1988 law that gives the federal government the power to regulate tribal gaming — are once again...
Stephanie Woodard
7/23/14
A no-excuse absentee-voting office has been proposed for Red Lake Nation, in Minnesota...
Tanya H. Lee
6/13/14
Tribal college funding and American Indian/Alaska Native student preparedness for higher education dominated the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs’ oversight hearing on higher edu...
Rob Capriccioso
1/30/14
After a tenuous year of leading the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Washington) has confirmed that she is moving on...
ICTMN Staff
7/14/13
The United States Senate handles a high volume of work across a multitude of platforms...
Rob Capriccioso
4/29/13
If a politician’s commitment to Indian country can be measured by the amount of money he’s directed to it, then retiring Sen...
Rob Capriccioso
12/13/12
U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., is scheduled to become the first woman chair of the U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs when the new session of Congress begins in January...
Carol Berry
8/21/12
Current and potential American Indian students at Fort Lewis College (FLC) in Durango, Colorado may be able to relax a bit because yet another bill for continued free Native tuitio...
Vincent Schilling
5/28/12
On May 25, just before Memorial Day weekend, the U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs held an Oversight hearing to discuss improvements to U.S...