Updates from National Congress of American Indians winter session in D.C. (February 23, 2016)

Some highlights from the opening day of the National Congress of American Indians 2016 executive council winter session in Washington, D.C.

Harold Monteau: Democrats are giving the party to Wall Street (February 23, 2016)

I’m receiving a lot of criticism from some of my peers, especially Native women, for 'bashing' Hillary Clinton.

House set for debate and vote on Indian Trust Asset Reform Act (February 23, 2016)

H.R.812, the first major trust reform bill in decades, is supported by Indian Country but opposed by the Obama administration.

Mark Trahant: Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton on inside track (February 23, 2016)

It’s clear that Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton now own the inside lanes to their party’s nominations.

Lakota Country Times: Non-profit battles hunger at Pine Ridge (February 23, 2016)

Conscious Alliance has secured funding for two initiatives that will help to address food insecurity issues for needy families on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota.

Interview: Tulalip hip-hop artist Komplex Kai focuses on music (February 23, 2016)

The artist also known as Kisar Jones-Fryberg is playing at the Canoes Cabaret at the Tulalip Resort Casino on February 26.

Witness list for House hearing on tribal tourism and Eastern Cherokee bills (February 23, 2016)

The House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs will hold its first hearing of 2016 on February 24.