Witness list and testimony for Senate Committee on Indian Affairs hearing (February 8, 2024)The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs is taking testimony on five bills.
VIDEO: H.R.1240, the Winnebago Land Transfer Act (February 6, 2024)The U.S. House of Representatives considers H.R.1240, the Winnebago Land Transfer Act, on February 5, 2024.
House takes up tribal homelands and Udall Foundation bills (February 5, 2024)The U.S. House of Representatives is set to approve two bills of interest in Indian Country.
Senate Committee on Indian Affairs set for first hearing of new year (February 5, 2024)The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs is hosting its first hearing of 2024.
Native America Calling: Historic broadband investment in Indian Country (October 22, 2023)Tribes are getting their applications in for funds from the second round of the Tribal Broadband Connectivity Program.
House committee advances slate of Indian Country bills (June 14, 2023)Bipartisanship seemed to be on rare display on Capitol Hill as lawmakers advanced a trio of bills benefiting Indian Country.
Navajo citizen Hoskie Benally named to National Council on Disability (October 3, 2022)Hoskie Benally, Jr., a citizen of the Navajo Nation, has been named to the National Council on Disability by President Joe Biden.
Native America Calling: The Menu (July 29, 2022)Today on Native America Calling, Andi Murphy hosts the Indigenous food show The Menu.
Reconciliation Rising: An Interview with Lance Foster (July 11, 2022)The Iowa Tribe has reclaimed 400 acres of ancestral territory. Learn more from Vice Chairman Lance Foster on Reconciliation Rising.
Full-time NAGPRA investigator hired for first time in decades (January 31, 2022)The Biden administration is taking greater steps to enforce the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act, more than 30 years after the law went on the books.
President Biden nominates another Native woman to federal bench (December 15, 2021)President Joe Biden continues to make history with his judicial nominations, announcing another Native woman to serve on the federal bench.
Longtime leader of Ponca Tribe resigns post amid conflicts with council (November 3, 2021)“I’m looking at this as an opportunity for growth for me,” Larry Wright Jr. said after stepping down as chair of the Ponca Tribe.
Photos: Lakota children spend final morning away from homelands (July 19, 2021)The Indian community came together in Sioux City, Iowa, to welcome nine Lakota children who died at the Carlisle Indian boarding school.
Tribal corporation expands on investment in historic district (March 10, 2021)The latest feather in the cap of a thriving tribal corporation is an eclectic collection of historic buildings in one of the largest cities in the region.
Photos: Memorial March to Honor Our Lost Children (November 27, 2020)The 18th Annual Memorial March to Honor Our Lost Children took place on Wednesday, November 25, 2020, in Sioux City, Iowa.
Supreme Court opens new session amid COVID-19 and controversy (October 6, 2020)Amid growing uncertainty due to COVID-19, the U.S. Supreme Court opened its latest term as Republicans remain intent on confirming a conservative judge with virtually no experience in Indian law to the nation’s highest judicial body.
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