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...
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...
Gale Courey Toensing
10/29/13
The opening session of the United South and Eastern Tribes annual meeting featured Oneida Indian Nation Representative and CEO Ray Halbritter talking about the ongoing efforts to g...
Gale Courey Toensing
10/24/13
When United South and Eastern Tribes President Brian Patterson attended the funeral of an elder and family member recently, he was convinced more than ever that the consciousness a...
ICTMN Staff
9/4/13
An August 22 Fox News report, “ObamaCare Mandate Skips Over Native Americans,” contains inaccurate and misleading assertions about the Indian Health System and the purpose of exemp...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/16/13
A California congressman has introduced a far-reaching tax reform bill clarifying that sovereign tribal nations are as tax exempt as states and other nations...
ICTMN Staff
7/15/13
Tribal leaders and members of the USET health, social service and tribal justice committees unanimously voted to pass an USET Resolution to establish a workgroup focused on violenc...
ICTMN Staff
6/23/13
President Barack Obama signed into law the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) on March 7 surrounded by American Indian women who fought tirelessly for the pas...

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