Federal officials have dropped off nearly 1,300 migrants in the city of Yuma, Arizona.
After two losses at the polls, Gavin Clarkson is back in the race in New Mexico.
Medicaid brings more money into the Indian health system. Why aren't more states expanding the program?
Tribes, Democrats and watchdog groups are paying close attention to David Bernhardt, derided by some as a creature of Washington's swamp.
Barriers to voting in North Dakota and South Dakota were discussed at a Congressional field hearing hosted by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe.
Minnesota Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan of the White Earth Nation shoulders a uniquely Native responsibility when it comes to governing.


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A record number of Native Americans, including Native women, are seeking seats in the U.S. Congress. Here are the active candidates.

A high-stakes bill renewing Montana’s expanded Medicaid program sputtered forward in the state Senate Monday, picking up the single vote it needed.

Tribes played a critical role in the negotiation of a multi-state drought plan that is about to become law.

From 2002 to 2013, the list price of insulin nearly tripled, causing patient out-of-pocket expenses to double.

Conservative politicians in Montana are vowing to defeat a Medicaid expansion bill sponsored by an Indian lawmaker.

Pueblo and Navajo leaders are testifying about the need to protect ancestral lands in New Mexico.

'Voter access is a human right,' says North Dakota State Rep. Ruth Buffalo, who made history at the polls amid attempts to stifle turnout in Indian Country.

Drug overdoses among rural Native Americans and Native Alaskans increased by 519 percent, more than twice the national average.

Another day, another push by the Trump administration to focus on the U.S. border with Mexico.

It doesn’t take modern sensibilities to recognize that the Seventh Cavalry committed atrocities at Wounded Knee.

Levi Pesata resigned from the Jicarilla Apache Nation after appearing to make light of the crisis of missing and murdered Native women.

With David Bernhardt at the helm, the Department of the Interior has been one disaster after another, tribes and their advocates assert.

A hearing on community development in Indian Country turned into an apology tour for the Trump administration as a slate of officials were forced to explain why they turned in their testimony late.


The Trump administration has put a loan guarantee program at the Bureau of Indian Affairs on the chopping block.

Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Tara Sweeney made her first appearance before Congress and had to apologize for being late with her testimony.

The Bay Mills Indian Community is the first tribe in Michigan to legalize marijuana for recreational purposes.

Apprehensions at the southern border in the first half of fiscal 2019 are almost as high as the total for all of 2018, with the number of families rising more than three times.

With backing from one of the first Native women in Congress, tribes are calling for a permanent ban on energy development on ancestral territory.

'The Fourth World' by George Manuel richly deserves its status as a foundational work.

The Colorado River Drought Contingency Plan is a multi-state and multi-tribe agreement.

I’ve introduced a number of bills to help provide additional help for patients struggling with mental health issues.

The Indian Health Service is back in the spotlight on Capitol Hill as the Trump administration struggles with old and emerging controversies.

It's taken nearly nine months, but Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Tara Sweeney is finally ready to testify before Congress.

Jason McNees benefited from services provided by the Helena Indian Alliance. Now he's helping others.

What difference does it make to have Native Americans in the Congress?

A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act improves tribal access to crime databases in hopes of holding non-Native predators accountable.

Lack of water has been killing crops and livestock on the Tohono O’odham Nation and things will only get worse if federal funding is allowed to lapse.

An office of the Chickasaw Nation was defaced with the words 'Indians will be gassed' and 'Savages' along with symbols of White supremacy.

The Trump administration has been one policy disaster after another, according to tribal leaders, and it's about to get even more rocky at the Department of the Interior.

Tribes in Maine will finally be able to exercise jurisdiction over non-Indians thanks to a bill to renew the Violence Against Women Act.