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The Week That Was
'The Guardian' Is a Symbol for All
Jude Schimmel Honored With 'Jude Song'
SCIA Hearing Highlights Responsibilities
Video Flyover: The Land That Gives Life
Natives Still Here and Caring for Land
Self-Regulation of Class II Gaming
Comanche Boy in Denmark for Next Bout
Leonard Nimoy, My Vulcan Savior
World Out of Balance
Investing in the Future of Tribes
Moon and Jupiter Dance Again
Eating Paleo Starting With Sweet Potatoe
1st Marijuana Conference Creates a Buzz
The Myth of the Post-Racial Society
Arvel Bird: Still Sharing the Love
Tatanka Means' Standup Comedy
Calif. Gaming Conference on Drought
Changing Currents Increased NE Sea Level
3 Alliances Between Africans and Natives
Thing About Skins
Trahant: Republican True Believers Willing To Destroy the Indian Health System
Congress always works on two tracks. The first rail is legislation that gives the government authority to spend money. The second rail is one that actually appropriates the funds...
Fox News Report Was Inaccurate, Misleading About IHS
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...
President Shelly Lists Concerns About the Affordable Care Act
Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly said he was concerned about the health care Navajo people may receive under the Affordable Care Act and the health insurance exchanges the act cr...
Roubideaux: Why You Should Care About the Affordable Care Act
Dr. Yvette Roubideaux
I get questions all the time from American Indians and Alaska Natives (including my own relatives!) wondering why they should care about the Affordable Care Act since they already ...
Should Indian Nations Recruit Foreign Doctors and Medical Tourists?
Slate writer Justin Matis has proposed the Indian health system open to medical tourists, much like Americans fly to Belgium for a $4,000 hip replacement that would cost $39,000 in...
Oregon Tribes Turn to ObamaCare After IHS Budgets Slashed
Federal sequestration cut back on funds to the Indian Health Service, and Oregon suffered a $15 million loss...
Fixing The Great American Health Care Mistake
The Obama administration’s decision last week to delay a mandate for large employers to provide health insurance or pay a fine is both meaningless and significant...
Clarification Needed in the Affordable Care Act’s 'Play or Pay' Rule and its Effect on Tribal Businesses
Andrea N. Jones and Ted Griswold
Over three years ago, on March 23, 2010, President Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), which established a comprehensive federal health insurance pro...
Repeal Health Care Law? Again? So Now What?
Congress Quickly Fixes the Wrong Problem
Last week was a perfect illustration of the broken structure that is the United States government. Congress cannot pass a budget...
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