The House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States is tackling the crisis of missing and murdered indigenous women.
But there is growing support for the Indian Health Service and the Bureau of Indian Affairs to receive advance funding.
Arguments are taking place in a case that tribes say goes to the very heart of their sovereignty and their relationship with the United States.
The House Committee on Appropriations continued an annual tradition by inviting Indian Country leaders to share their funding priorities with key members of Congress.
The Trump administration finally released its fiscal year 2020 budget and the numbers aren't looking good for Indian Country.
'Where Are They Now' sounds like an old cable television show, only this week it's about the trust and treaty responsibility.


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A record number of Native Americans, including Native women, are seeking seats in the U.S. Congress. Here are the active candidates.

The House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States is holding its second hearing of the 116th Congress and the topic is a pressing one.

Keystone XL Pipeline opponents are joining forces with advocates of justice for missing and murdered indigenous women.

Sen. Martha McSally (R-Arizona) revealed that she was raped by a superior officer while in the Air Force but was too 'ashamed and confused' to report it at the time.

Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Chair Harold Frazier had an immediate response to South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem’s announcement of bills to kneecap dissent over the Keystone XL Pipeline.

In the 1950s an Indigenous woman could not even hire a lawyer but in 2019 Jody Wilson-Raybould teaches a masters’ class in the rule of law.

Leaders of more than two dozen tribes from Texas to Maine to Florida met in the nation's capital this week.

Leaders of more than two dozen tribes from Texas to Maine to Florida are meeting in the nation's capital this week.

One day they were there and the next they weren’t. No one talked about the Native women and girls who simply disappeared.

Gov. Kristi Noem (R) is putting the economic needs of a foreign company ahead of the future of South Dakota.

South Dakota is the only state in the union that brands drug addicted individuals with a felony conviction through ingestion.

'This is Indian land,' tribal leaders were told. But does the Trump administration believe it?

'I am here because of Indian Country,' Rep. Deb Haaland (D-New Mexico) told tribal leaders.

Leaders of tribes from Texas to Maine to Florida are meeting in the nation's capital this week.

Indian Country, like other rural parts of the country, is right in the middle of changing times.

The audience at the Conservative Political Action Conference had heard the message of low taxes and local control before. This time it came from Native Americans.

Representatives of tribal nations, Indian organizations and urban Indian providers from across the U.S. are presenting their funding priorities to Congress.

Democrats and watchdog groups are calling for an investigation into David Bernhardt, who has been tapped to lead the Department of the Interior by President Trump.

A public lands bill hailed as a 'true bipartisan success story' has cleared its final hurdle in Congress.

Efforts to increase tribal participation in water use decisions have fallen flat in the South Dakota Legislature.

A 698-page bill that helps tribes and Alaska Natives is on its way to President Trump for his signature.

A 698-page bill that helps tribes and Alaska Natives is on its way to President Trump for his signature.

Democrats pushed one of their top priorities through the House, advancing a bill to strengthen background checks on gun transfers.

The testimony of Donald Trump's personal attorney represents a material change in the relationship between the president and all Americans.

The Confederated Salish are Kootenai Tribes are being left out of a deal pushed by opponents of a water rights settlement.

Congress sent a message to the White House by rebuking Donald Trump's border emergency while confirming a judge opposed by tribes.

Democrats are sounding the alarm after Republicans confirmed a Trump nominee for a lifetime spot on a key federal appeals court despite Indian Country's objections.

A Trump nominee who has repeatedly advocated against tribal interests is up for a lifetime appointment to a key federal appeals court.

A panel of tribal leaders and one federal official will testify about the efforts of the Administration for Native Americans.

Rep. Tom Cole, a citizen of the Chickasaw Nation, is standing by President Trump's controversial border wall emergency.

The late Joan Mondale was an ally of the first order and one who is remembered with respect and fondness in many Native families and homelands.