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Thanks for Kids Dinner
10 Domestic Violence Warning Signs
Domestic Violence: One Writer's Story
Outrage: Human Rights Violations
NMAI Profile: Ponka-We Victors
Environmentalists: Congress' Enemy #1
National Center, DOE Sign MOU
Gaming Vendors Target Social Media
Who Discovered Whom?
5 Pow Wows Before Thanksgiving
Pokagon Launches New Health Center
Video: Elder Talks of ‘Old-Time Indians’
Rosebud Leader Speaks on Keystone
Ho-Chunk Gaming Enters Sponsorship
Grey Cloud: Native Who Sang for Senate
Navajo Presidential Election In 2015 Now
10 Ways I'm Nativer Than You
San Manuel Joins Morongo, Card Clubs and
Declaring War on the Keystone Pipeline
Thing About Skins
Tester Criticizes Indian Health Service Leadership, Calls for Staffing Changes
Sen. Jon Tester (D-Montana) wants to know why the leadership of the Indian Health Service (IHS) has failed to hire permanent directors in one-third of its regional offices...
Tohono O’odham Closer to Glendale Casino, Tribes Continue to Fight Ruling
The Interior Department this month gave Arizona’s Tohono O’odham tribe final permission to convert an island of land it owns in the city of Glendale into reservation land...
5 Tribal Land and Water Rights Bills Get SCIA Attention
Seeking to hear directly from tribal leaders on the important issue of land and water rights, Senate Committee on Indian Affairs Chairman Jon Tester (D-Mont.) held a hearing on fiv...
White House Paid Native Woman Less Than Man for Job
When Alaska Native citizen Raina Thiele took over for Navajo Nation citizen Charlie Galbraith at the White House as Associate Director of Intergovernmental Affairs early this year,...
Pushing Obama to Appoint a Tribal Economic Development Council
American Indian leaders and Native-focused legislators are pushing President Barack Obama to use his executive powers to establish a tribal economic development council made up of ...
Interview: How Tester’s Sen. Committee on Indian Affairs Will Shake Things Up
In comparison to predecessors who have led the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, Jon Tester (D-Montana) is a different creature...
Supreme Court Used Indian Law to Prevent Birth Control for Women
In wake of the 5 – 4 decision by the Supreme Court in Burwell v...
Speaking of Languages: Educators Back Native American Language Bills
Tanya H. Lee
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs found strong support for proposed legislation to increase federal support for Native American language programs during a legislative hearing ...
SCIA: 30 Years of Working for Indian Country
Chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs Jon Tester (D-Mon.) released the following statement regarding the 30th Anniversary of the Committee on June 17: “The Indian Affa...
It's Never Easy: Getting a College Diploma in Today’s America
Tanya H. Lee
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...
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Money Koch Bros. Stole from Tribes Could Swing Mid-Term Elections
Tester’s Big Gamble: The Push for Indian Education, Health Care and Environment
Yes, It’s an Imperfect System But the Native Vote Is Worth Counting
Tribes Seeks Sovereignty Grand Slam With Reauthorization of Housing Act
Meeting Economic Development Challenge in Indian Country
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