Rob Capriccioso
August 02, 2013
The first meeting of the White House Council on Native American Affairs took place July 29 without tribal leaders present...
ICTMN Staff
July 18, 2013
Despite a time of budget uncertainty, the United States Department of Agriculture remains committed to funding affordable electricity for rural residents...
ICTMN Staff
February 03, 2013
It's our weekly roundup of the stories that mattered most in Indian country: EQUAL ACCESS: President Barack Obama signed into law a piece of legislation passed by both the House an...
ICTMN Staff
April 09, 2012
The Winnebago Tribe's award-winning economic development corporation Ho-Chunk Inc. has watched as crop prices and farm revenues have soared in recent years...
ICTMN Staff
March 09, 2012
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has invested in educating Native communities on nutrition and physical activity habits to improve their health and lifestyles...
ICTMN Staff
November 11, 2011
On November 4, Dallas Tonsager, under secretary to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, made the announcement on behalf of Vilsack of funding to help reduce energy costs in remote ru...
Tom Vilsack

Before I was sworn in as Secretary of Agriculture, recent folks who had the job—both Republican and Democratic—suggested that it was important that I set a new, proactive course to move past USDA’s checkered and unfortunate history with regards to civil rights....

May 19, 2011
ICTMN Staff
April 27, 2011
St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford will visit Washington D.C. to encourage American Indian youth to eat healthy and engage in physical activity daily, reported UPI.com ...