Interior Department Secretary Sally Jewell catches up with Acting Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs Larry Roberts at the National Congress of American Indian’s mid-year convention in Spokane in June.
Kara Briggs
Interior Department Secretary Sally Jewell, who in her three-and-a-half years in office has visited tribes across the U.S., urged leaders at the National Congress of American India...
The White House just announced that President Barack Obama will host the 2016 White House Tribal Nations Conference on September 26 in Washington D.C...
Tanya H. Lee
Earlier this month, Raina Thiele, Dena’ina Athabascan and Yup’ik, left a top-level job at the White House to start her own consulting firm...
Suzette Brewer
As their kick-off of the Democratic National Convention, hundreds of representatives from tribal nations, met with party officials, former policy advisors to the White House and me...
Suzette Brewer
National Drug Control Policy Director Michael Botticelli announced a new initiative in collaboration with Indian Health Service (IHS) and the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Wednesd...
CNAY’s map, which is available online, includes a list of nationwide programs, services and Native Youth contacts in support of the Obama Administration’s GEN-I initiative to improve the lives of Native Youth in Indian Country.
Vincent Schilling
Last week, the Washington D.C...
Vincent Schilling
Sworn in as the 51st Secretary of the Interior on April 12, 2013, Sally Jewell leads a governmental agency with more than 70,000 employees while stewarding 20 percent of the nation...
Gale Courey Toensing
The White House said Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) “overreacted” to a presidential announcement about expanding environmental protection in Alaska, according to Politico ...
Gale Courey Toensing
A federal government official, the president of a large tribal organization, the chairman of a landless federally recognized tribe that’s waiting for approval of its land-into-trus...
Student Native Education 2015
Tanya H. Lee
The 2014 Native Youth Report , prepared by the White House and released in December 2014, states, “Native youth and Native education are in a state of emergency.” The report makes ...