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DOI   gives update on land consolidation program under Cobell
DOI gives update on land consolidation program under Cobell (June 18, 2013)

The Interior Department will be giving an update on the land consolidation portion of the $3.4 billion Cobell trust fund settlement.


Sen. Murkowski challenges DOI on contract support costs
Sen. Murkowski challenges DOI on contract support costs (May 8, 2013)

YouTube: Senator Murkowski to Secretary Jewell on Contract Support Costs Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) pushed the Obama administration on Tuesday to abide by the U.S. Supreme Court decision in...


Tribes thank Interior deputy secretary David Hayes for work
Tribes thank Interior deputy secretary David Hayes for work (May 1, 2013)

David Hayes, the number two at the Interior Department, is leaving the Obama administration after more than four years of service. Hayes played a key role in Indian affairs. He...


In the Loop: Interview with DOI Deputy Secretary David Hayes
In the Loop: Interview with DOI Deputy Secretary David Hayes (April 19, 2013)

Al Kamen of In The Loop interviews David Hayes, the deputy secretary at the Interior Department: How are you celebrating Earth Day? Adding compost to my wife’s garden, per her...


Salazar names Indian Trust Administration and Reform panel
Salazar names Indian Trust Administration and Reform panel (November 30, 2011)

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced the five members of the National Commission on Indian Trust Administration and Reform. The commission was created by the $3.4 billion settlement to the Indian...


DOI vows safeguards for Alaska Natives  in  off-shore  drilling
DOI vows safeguards for Alaska Natives in off-shore drilling (November 9, 2011)

The Obama administration released a five-year plan to expand off-shore drilling in Alaska. The Interior Department says drilling won't be allowed unless Alaska Native concerns are addressed. The Beaufort and...


DOI official reaffirms support for fix to land-into-trust ruling
DOI official reaffirms support for fix to land-into-trust ruling (November 2, 2011)

The U.S. Supreme Court decision in Carcieri v. Salazar must be overturned, a top Interior Department official said on Tuesday. Deputy secretary David Hayes spoke about the case at the...


Interior Department begins consultation for  land consolidation
Interior Department begins consultation for land consolidation (July 14, 2011)

The Interior Department will hold the first consultation meeting for the land consolidation portion of the Indian trust fund settlement in Billings, Montana, tomorrow. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and Deputy...