Lise Balk King

An oft-heard criticism of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples is that it’s an “aspirational” document, one with no teeth, enforceability...

4/24/12
Don Young, Congressman

As Chairman of the Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs, I oversee most issues concerning Native Americans....

3/30/12
Vincent Schilling
3/27/12
On January 31, 2011, construction workers discovered American Indian skeletal remains on what would be the future site of a state office building in Logan, West Virginia...
Lee Allen
3/2/12
With tribal gaming now a $26 billion-a-year industry—and rapidly closing in on the $35 billion churned up at nontribal casinos—many casino operations in Indian country are looking ...
ICTMN Staff
12/26/11
Cobell’s Final Toll The long legal battle is finally over, but the hard sell—and low-ball settlement—of the Cobell lawsuit against the Interior Department for its mishandling of tr...
Gale Courey Toensing
11/18/11
The Seneca Nation president and council appear to have resolved an internal power struggle that threatened to paralyze the government’s functioning...
Gale Courey Toensing
11/4/11
The Seneca Nation of Indians will seek an expedited arbitration to settle a gaming compact dispute with New York State involving more than $330 million in slot machine revenues to ...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/13/11
Seneca Nation opposes proposal for commercial gaming Seneca Nation of Indians President Robert Odawi Porter stood recently in the same place where the Senecas and other nations of ...
ICTMN Staff
8/12/11
The Seneca Nation of Indians received good news on August 11 when the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission granted the Nation a preliminary permit for the Seneca Hydroelectric Proj...

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