Business as usual has been to wait on federal funding for our housing rehabilitation projects. Our people cannot wait any longer.
Without question, we owe a constant debt of gratitude to generations of veterans, including many of our own family members, who made sacrifices to ensure the safety of our homeland and who faithfully fought to promote and preserve America’s precious freedoms.
The nation's highest court continues to keep Indian Country in the dark when it comes to one of the most contentious cases in recent history.
At least 10 Native candidates are running for U.S. Congress in 2020.
As Americans, it is indeed important to remember the role tribes and their leaders have played in our collective history.
Emphasizing wellness and culturally based curriculum in the classrooms is what the newly established Sovereign Community School prioritizes.
Our language is the glue that holds our culture together. It creates a feeling of unity and hope among our people.
Our employees here at the Cherokee Nation are the backbone of our government and business operations.
So what's going on with the Muscogee (Creek) Nation's reservation case? No one knows.
All of Indian Country is waiting on the U.S. Supreme Court to do what is morally and legally right.
As Cherokee people, we have always respected our warriors – people willing to fight for us, for our values and for our way of life.
After more than 17 years of litigation through three presidential administrations, the Quapaw Nation has emerged victorious in court.
The Cherokee people have spent generations surviving and persevering through a series of federal policies that conspire to destroy our government, break up our families and relegate our people to the pages of history.
As Principal Chief, I remain committed to enhancing civic and cultural engagement between the Cherokee Nation and our at-large Cherokee Nation citizens.
The eldest living descendant of White Fox, a Pawnee man who lived in the 1800s, is seeking the return of his ancestors remains and regalia from Sweden.
I am humbled and grateful for your confidence in me to serve our great Cherokee Nation as your Principal Chief for the next four years.
George Tiger is being accused of soliciting and accepting bribes while working for the Alabama-Quassarte Tribal Town.
Nothing has been more important to me than serving the Cherokee people.
Bacone College in Oklahoma continues to gain support from Indian nations.
More than 8,000 Cherokee Nation citizens living in four Arkansas counties now have a new option available for homeownership.
Chuck Hoskin Jr. will be taking over as Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation.
Vital funding happens when our citizens are counted. I challenge all Cherokees to participate in the 2020 Census and make a positive difference.
July 16 was the first General Mad Anthony Day in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Not everyone, including the Miami Tribe, was celebrating.
The House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States is taking testimony on tribal land claims, tribal self-governance, Indian education and Indian policy.
The Cherokee Nation’s website – Cherokee.org – relaunched July 1.
It's still anyone's guess why the nation's highest court postponed a decision in one of the most consequential Indian law cases in recent history.
The Green New Deal is nonsensical, unworkable and simply a departure from reality.
The nation's highest court threw Indian Country for a loop on the final day of a blockbuster term for tribal rights.
The nation's highest court made Indian Country wait a really, really long time for a decision in one of most consequential cases in recent history.
Our Cherokee people have contributed in every major battle and war ever fought in this country and continue to serve in the Armed Forces in some of the highest rates per ethnicity.
Is the nation's highest court on Indian time? It sure looks like it, judging by the wait for a decision in a highly-anticipated case.
A former Democratic Congressman employed by the Chickasaw Nation is being accused of taking part in a attempted coup at the largest gun lobby.
Participation in Remember the Removal enables the riders to better understand the trials and tribulations our people faced during their journey to Indian Territory.
Joy Harjo, a citizen of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation, has been named the 23rd Poet Laureate of the United States.
Homes and buildings have been destroyed, roadways have been washed out, and many rivers and lakes have risen to record-breaking levels.
It only took 194 days for the Supreme Court to issue one sovereignty decision. Where's the other one?
Bills addressing the sovereign rights of tribes, aging Indian schools and the history of Ponca people are moving forward on Capitol Hill.
Northeastern Oklahoma is an area with some of the best outcomes for American Indian children in the country.
After a blockbuster season in which tribal treaties have been front and center, it looks like the Supreme Court is taking a little break from Indian Country.
As a light rain turned the soil beneath their feet soft, water protectors and farmers stepped forward from a long line and dropped corn seeds on Ponca land in Nebraska.
No matter who you are or what your circumstance is, you will always have a home in this tribe.
Resistance to the Keystone XL Pipeline continues on ancestral tribal land in Nebraska.
It's been more than six months since oral arguments in a closely-watched tribal case but who's counting?
Native Americans and Indigenous people are well represented in The Advocate magazine's annual list of 'Champions of Pride.'
The Cherokee Nation Marshal Service is an invaluable asset to our citizens and communities.
A strong, modern infrastructure system is critical, especially when disaster strikes.
Tornadoes and massive flooding have already dealt devastating blows to many communities across Oklahoma.
Citizens of the Cherokee Nation are choosing a new leader but one of the leading candidates won't be on the June 1 ballot.
You can Google 'Richest Native Americans,' and you won’t get Tom Love, or any other person.
Justice Neil Gorsuch has helped tribes win in two cases so far. He's locked out of a third but experts are sensing a sea change on the nation's highest court.
A bill that recognizes the removal and resilience of the Ponca people is seeing movement in the 116th Congress.
Two of the top oil and gas producing states are also the leaders in renewable power.
The nation's highest court has once again sided with Indian Country in a treaty rights case.
Should the federal government stop issuing Certificates of Degree of Indian Blood?
Small businesses are our lifeline and represent a bright future for tribes in Oklahoma.
During Military Appreciation Month, we rightly join in expressing gratitude for our service members, their families and the daily sacrifices they make on our behalf.
The men and women of our law enforcement put their lives on the line each day to protect our families and our communities.