Rob Capriccioso
12/17/13
Some senators are having problems with answers provided by lawyer Keith Harper, a Cherokee Nation citizen, about his work on the Cobell settlement and other tribal trust lawsuits...
Rob Capriccioso
11/4/13
There’s a new legal boss at the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI), and he’s one with strong Republican ties—a shift for an organization that has sometimes seemed, at lea...
ICTMN Staff
10/30/13
Senator John Barrasso (R-Wyo), vice chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs announced this morning that David Mullon, the minority staff director and chief counsel for t...
ICTMN Staff
7/14/13
The United States Senate handles a high volume of work across a multitude of platforms...
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 ...
Rob Capriccioso
3/14/13
While the tribal court inherent jurisdictional provisions of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) passed both chambers of Congress in February, and President Barack Obama subseque...
Rob Capriccioso
3/11/13
The many ways the federal government’s sequester will hurt Indian country are easy to see...
Rob Capriccioso
2/22/13
Republican House members Tom Cole (Okla.) and Darrell Issa (Calif.) on February 20 issued new Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) legislation that includes stronger tribal jurisdicti...
Gale Courey Toensing
11/30/12
At a Senate Committee on Indian Affairs hearing about countering the negative images of Indians in popular culture, Lynn Valbuena captured the problem and the solution in two sente...
Rob Capriccioso
10/29/12
Several Republicans in Congress say President Barack Obama has offered more rhetoric on tribal job creation than meaningful, measurable action...

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