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Filed Under: National | Politics
Jodi Gillette, Standing Rock Sioux, goes back to White House (04/30)
Jodi Gillette, a member of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, is heading back to the White House, where she got her start three years ago. Gillette is the Senior Policy...

Filed Under: Opinion
Kim Teehee: Solid record of achievements for Indian Country (04/30)
"Some people may be surprised to learn that this blog is my last from the White House. Earlier this year, I decided to move on to new endeavors but I...

Filed Under: National | Politics
More changes in Obama's Indian team as Echo Hawk exits (04/26)
After three years of relative stability, the Obama administration's Indian team is due for change as the 2012 election approaches. Larry Echo Hawk, a member of the Pawnee Nation of...

Filed Under: Opinion
Kim Teehee: Closing the jurisdictional gap in Indian Country (04/25)
"Native American women suffer from violent crime at some of the highest rates in the United States. One regional survey conducted by University of Oklahoma researchers showed that nearly three...

Filed Under: National | Politics
Kim Teehee: White House report on Tribal Nations Conference (04/23)
"At the White House Tribal Nations Conference on December 2, 2011, President Obama, joined by Cabinet Secretaries and senior Administration officials, met with leaders from all federally recognized tribes for...

Filed Under: Opinion
Kim Teehee: White House Rural Council hears tribal issues (04/09)
"Yesterday, the White House Rural Council hosted a Native American Food and Agriculture Roundtable Discussion, bringing together tribal leaders and experts on Native American agricultural economic development with Administration officials...

Filed Under: Law | Trust
Blackfeet Nation weighs $19M trust management settlement (03/08)
The Blackfeet Nation of Montana is considering a settlement to its trust management lawsuit. The settlement isn't final but the Obama administration has reportedly offered $19 million. The lawsuit was...

Filed Under: Cobell | Law | Politics | Trust
White House official also hopeful for tribal trust settlements (03/06)
The Obama administration remains optimistic about reaching more Indian trust management settlements, a senior White House official said today. Since President Barack Obama took office, the federal government settled the...

Filed Under: Opinion
Kim Teehee: Opportunity for Indian Country economic growth (02/29)
"Last year, around this time, the President instructed agencies to work closely with State, local, and tribal governments to identify any Federal barriers that prevent efficient use of taxpayer dollars...

Filed Under: Opinion
Kim Teehee: Budget helps build an Indian Country economy (02/14)
"In his State of the Union address, President Obama laid out a blueprint for an economy that’s built to last – an economy built on American manufacturing, American energy, skills...

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