Mark Trahant
9/15/14
Why vote? It takes planning, some time, and the rewards are not always visible. The same problems will surround American Indians and Alaska Natives before and after the election...
Sen. Tim Johnson's Office
7/16/14
U.S. Senators Tim Johnson (D-SD), James Inhofe (R-OK), Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND), and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) introduced the Tribal Adoption Parity Act on July 9...
Office of Sen. Tim Johnson
5/13/14
Senators Tim Johnson (D-SD) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) introduced the Native American Languages Reauthorization Act of 2014...
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
2/26/14
Sen. Mark Begich (D-Alaska) has served in the Senate since January 2009...
Sen. Lisa Murkowski

The Aleut of King Cove, Alaska want safe, reliable access to medical care – something nearly all other Americans already have and often take for granted....

2/26/14
Rob Capriccioso
1/16/14
Despite an effort by the White House Office of Management and Budget to cap the payment of contract support cost (CSC) reimbursements to tribes, the Democratic Senate and Republica...
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
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...

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