Edward J. Markey & Ben R. Lujan
11/1/12

As the Ranking Members of the Natural Resources Committee and the Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs, which has primary jurisdiction over Indian issues in the House of Representatives, we feel compelled to respond to Representative Tom Cole’s unsubstantiated criticism of a report is...

John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives
10/25/12

In recent months, my role as Speaker of the House has allowed me to travel much of our great nation—including Indian country—and talk to Americans of all walks of life. Wherever I go, conversation quickly turns to jobs and the state of the economy....

Rob Capriccioso
10/24/12
Many partisans on both ends of the political spectrum were surprised to read in September that U.S...
Rob Capriccioso
9/17/12
In a nomination hearing on September 15 before what U.S...
Mark Trahant
9/5/12
An omission: Yesterday I reported that Rep. Tom Cole was much less visible at the Republican Convention in Tampa than he was in St. Paul four years ago...
Mark Trahant
9/4/12
Four years ago, one of the most prominent Native Americans in Congress – Oklahoma’s Tom Cole, a member of the Chickasaw Nation – posted daily reports on YouTube from the convention...
Rob Capriccioso
8/15/12
WASHINGTON – After intense scrutiny from tribal interests , Indian appellants, and the U.S. Congress, the U.S...
Rob Capriccioso
5/16/12
WASHINGTON – A reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) passed the Republican-led U.S...
Robert Odawi Porter, Seneca Nation of Indians President
5/8/12

Senator Jon Kyl (R-AZ) recently issued a statement on the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). Sen....

Gale Courey Toensing
6/18/11
The United South and Eastern Tribes and the National Congress of American Indians will host a two-day “Carcieri fix” summit in Washington June 21-23...

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