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Filed Under: Health | National | Politics
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius resigns (04/11)
Kathleen Sebelius, the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, is leaving the Obama administration.

Filed Under: Health | Politics
Senate Indian Affairs Committee schedules hearing on five bills (03/24)
The Senate Indian Affairs Committee will hold a legislative hearing on Wednesday, April 2.

Filed Under: Health | Opinion | Politics
Mark Trahant: 'Replacement' for Obamacare eliminates IHCIA (02/05)
On a tribal bulletin board this week these chilling words were posted: 'Due to budget issues, Contract Health Service will be on Priority One until further notice.'

Filed Under: Health | Opinion
Polly Olsen: Urban Indian health facility provides new hope (01/27)
Polly Olsen, the president of the Seattle Indian Health Board, explains the need for a new urban Indian health facility.

Filed Under: Politics
Sen. Tom Coburn of Oklahoma to resign and leave early (01/17)
Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Oklahoma), a former member of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, will retire and leave the Senate at the end of year.

Filed Under: Politics
Rep. George Miller, Democrat of California, plans to retire (01/14)
After 40 years in office, Rep. George Miller (D-California) will retire at the end of the year.

Filed Under: Health | Opinion
Robyn Sunday-Allen: American Indians and Affordable Care Act (11/07)
With open enrollment now started, Oklahomans can enroll in the Affordable Care Act’s Marketplace to shop for an insurance plan that fits their health needs and budget, as required by the mandate that goes into effect in 2014.

Filed Under: Health | National | Politics
Mark Trahant: Obamacare brings new funds to Indian Country (11/07)
There has been much controversy about the Affordable Care Act, what some call Obamacare. The politics are beyond intense.

Filed Under: Health | National
Blog: Affordable Care Act brings benefits into Indian Country (10/14)
Stateline, the blog of The Pew Charitable Trusts, explains how the Affordable Care Act affects health care for American Indians and Alaska Natives.

Filed Under: Health | National | Politics
Native Sun News: ObamaCare carries impact in Indian Country (10/14)
As America waits for members of congress to sort out their differences and thousands of Bureau of Indian Affairs and Indian Health Service workers continue to work without pay or are locked out of their jobs many in Indian country are asking, what is ObamaCare?

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