ICTMN Staff
11/18/13
With more than 300 tribal leaders in attendance for the 2013 White House Tribal Nations Conference, Tom Vilsack, secretary of the Department of Agriculture, took the time to commem...
Rob Capriccioso
8/2/13
The first meeting of the White House Council on Native American Affairs took place July 29 without tribal leaders present...
ICTMN Staff
7/18/13
Despite a time of budget uncertainty, the United States Department of Agriculture remains committed to funding affordable electricity for rural residents...
ICTMN Staff
2/3/13
It's our weekly roundup of the stories that mattered most in Indian country: EQUAL ACCESS: President Barack Obama signed into law a piece of legislation passed by both the House an...
ICTMN Staff
4/9/12
The Winnebago Tribe's award-winning economic development corporation Ho-Chunk Inc. has watched as crop prices and farm revenues have soared in recent years...
ICTMN Staff
3/9/12
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has invested in educating Native communities on nutrition and physical activity habits to improve their health and lifestyles...
ICTMN Staff
11/11/11
On November 4, Dallas Tonsager, under secretary to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, made the announcement on behalf of Vilsack of funding to help reduce energy costs in remote ru...
Tom Vilsack
5/19/11

Before I was sworn in as Secretary of Agriculture, recent folks who had the job—both Republican and Democratic—suggested that it was important that I set a new, proactive course to move past USDA’s checkered and unfortunate history with regards to civil rights....

ICTMN Staff
4/27/11
St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford will visit Washington D.C. to encourage American Indian youth to eat healthy and engage in physical activity daily, reported UPI.com ...