Gale Courey Toensing
7/10/14
The United South and Eastern Tribes’ mid-year meeting last month in Bar Harbor, Maine – Wabanaki Confederacy territory – had all the usual components of a big conference – a color ...
Rob Capriccioso
7/3/14
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 ...
USET Release
6/6/14
The 2014 USET Semi-Annual Meeting opened with an honoring ceremony of several tribal citizens of the Wabanaki Tribes (Maine) who served in the United States armed forces...
United South and Eastern Tribes Release
6/2/14
Trust Reform, U.S...

Turtle Island became crestfallen on May 5 as news spread that the iconic tribal rights and sovereignty leader often v

Rob Capriccioso
2/17/14
The Obama administration has reportedly agreed to congressional demands for it to abide by Supreme Court decisions requiring reimbursement of full tribal contract support costs (CS...
Rob Capriccioso
2/14/14
The conventional wisdom of many Native American-focused policy officials is that Keith Harper, a Cherokee Nation citizen and a lawyer with Kilpatrick Stockton who helped settle the...
Dennis Zotigh
12/10/13
In the interview series Meet Native America , the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian invites tribal leaders, cultural figures, and other interesting and accomplishe...
Rob Capriccioso
11/14/13
President Barack Obama pledged at the 2013 White House Tribal Nations Conference to visit Indian country sometime in 2014...
Rob Capriccioso
11/4/13
There’s a new legal boss at the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI), and he’s one with strong Republican ties—a shift for an organization that has sometimes seemed, at lea...

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