Gale Courey Toensing
7/8/15
The Bureau of Indian Affairs has unwrapped its long-awaited package of reformed regulatory procedures and criteria for the federal acknowledgment of Indian tribes. U.S...
Gale Courey Toensing
6/16/15
A rider that would stop the Bureau of Indian Affairs from revising procedures for federal acknowledgment of Indian tribes has been attached to the Interior Department’s 2016 spendi...
Gale Courey Toensing
5/13/15
The United South and Eastern Tribes, seven partner organizations and a federally recognized sovereign Indian nation have asked the House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Indian, I...
Gale Courey Toensing
10/9/14
Shocking news! Not all Connecticut politicians are against federal recognition of the state’s Indian tribes!...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/10/14
The Bureau of Indian Affairs has set September 30 as the deadline to receive comments on proposed new regulations for federal recognition...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/29/14
There’s still time to submit comments on proposed regulations to reform the process for federal acknowledgment of Indian tribes...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/4/14
Around 100 people attending a public session on the Bureau of Indian Affairs’ proposed new rules for federal recognition broke into spontaneous applause when Eastern Pequot Tribal ...
Rob Capriccioso
7/3/14
In comparison to predecessors who have led the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, Jon Tester (D-Montana) is a different creature...
Gale Courey Toensing
6/9/14
A proposal granting a third party veto power over a tribe’s effort to re-petition for federal recognition is unconstitutional, according to the chief of the Schaghticoke Tribal Nat...

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