Senate Committee of Indian Affairs Chairman John Barrasso, R-Wyoming, says a patient-centered culture at Indian Health Service is long overdue. Barrasso is a physician. What happens to Indian health after the repeal of the Affordable Care Act, especially
Mark Trahant
11/26/16
TRAHANT REPORTS — A few years ago I had a chance to ask President George Bush what he thought about tribal sovereignty in the 21st century...
Rob Capriccioso
11/23/16
Indian Country Today Media Network recently interviewed U.S. Sen...
The Mormon chapel located in Window Rock, Arizona.
Suzette Brewer
10/19/16
In March 2016, two Navajo siblings filed suit against the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints—also known as LDS or Mormon Church—in the Window Rock District of the Navajo N...
Part of the DRIFT Act allows for rehabilitation of existing BIA dams that could help stop flooding in potential areas.
Brian Daffron
10/15/16
A U.S. Senate bill to improve reservation flooding issues was incorporated into the Senate’s latest version of the Water Development Resources Act (WDRA)...
U.S. Sen. John McCain talks with elected Navajo leaders Friday. Pictured, from left, are McCain, Navajo President Russell Begaye, Vice President Jonathan Nez and Council Speaker LoRenzo Bates.
Alysa Landry
9/19/16
U.S. Senator John McCain made some hefty promises Friday when he met with Navajo leaders during a roundtable discussion in St. Michaels, Arizona...
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Tanya H. Lee
8/18/16
The American Federation for Children , a school-choice advocacy group, recently released a 10-minute “mini-documentary” that exploits American Indian kids to promote their agenda...
ICTMN Staff
7/16/16
The Senate on Friday passed three bills to improve living conditions for tribes throughout Indian country...
Mark Trahant
6/25/16
TRAHANT REPORTS —Every once in a while an idea is floated that’s so bad, you wonder, “what were they thinking?” Or smoking? Today is such a day...
Tanya H. Lee
5/11/16
Harvard Law School left him ill-equipped to serve his tribe effectively in any legal capacity, said Robert Odawi Porter, keynote speaker at the April 29 “Native Peoples, Native Pol...

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