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Chuck Hoskin: New Secretary of Veterans Affairs advocates for warriors
Chuck Hoskin: New Secretary of Veterans Affairs advocates for warriors (October 7, 2019)

As Cherokee people, we have always respected our warriors – people willing to fight for us, for our values and for our way of life.


Bill John Baker: Cherokee Nation's future is brighter than ever
Bill John Baker: Cherokee Nation's future is brighter than ever (August 13, 2019)

Nothing has been more important to me than serving the Cherokee people.


Cherokee Nation certifies results of election for top positions
Cherokee Nation certifies results of election for top positions (July 1, 2015)

Principal Chief Bill John Baker and Deputy Chief Joe Crittenden secured majority votes so run-offs aren't necessary.


Bill John Baker wins re-election as leader of Cherokee Nation
Bill John Baker wins re-election as leader of Cherokee Nation (June 29, 2015)

The incumbent chief secured 52.66 percent of the vote, easily beating three other challengers.


Letter: Acting Cherokee Nation chief defies tribe on Freedmen
Letter: Acting Cherokee Nation chief defies tribe on Freedmen (October 17, 2011)

"Acting Chief Elect Joe Crittenden should respectfully submit his resignation. How many more times will the Cherokee people put up with having their sovereign rights disregarded, disrespected and denied when...


Acting Cherokee Nation leader vows to protect tribe's interests
Acting Cherokee Nation leader vows to protect tribe's interests (September 14, 2011)

The acting leader of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma says the tribe won't be "governed" by the Bureau of Indian Affairs. Acting chief Joe Crittenden struck back at the Obama...


Critenden sworn in as  interim principal   chief of Cherokee Nation
Critenden sworn in as interim principal chief of Cherokee Nation (August 15, 2011)

The Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma got a new leader on Sunday although this one won't be in office too long. Joe Crittenden was sworn in as deputy chief. But he...


Deputy chief of Cherokee Nation sets agenda as interim leader
Deputy chief of Cherokee Nation sets agenda as interim leader (August 12, 2011)

After he is sworn in as deputy chief this Sunday, Joe Crittendon will serve as interim chief of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma for about two months. As interim leader,...


Cherokee Nation to inaugurate Joe Crittenden as  deputy chief
Cherokee Nation to inaugurate Joe Crittenden as deputy chief (August 10, 2011)

The Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma will swear in Joe Crittenden as deputy chief this Sunday, August 14. Crittenden won the position in the tribe's June 25 election. But since the...


Joe Crittenden  wins election as deputy chief  of Cherokee Nation
Joe Crittenden wins election as deputy chief of Cherokee Nation (July 25, 2011)

Joe Crittenden was certified as the winner of the deputy chief of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma. Crittenden defeated Chris Soap in a run-off on Saturday. Both candidates are sitting...