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Bill requires tribal consent for Yucca Mountain nuclear waste site
Bill requires tribal consent for Yucca Mountain nuclear waste site (January 12, 2017)

The controversial nuclear waste repository, widely opposed in Nevada, could be revived by the incoming Trump administration.


Energy Department announces new director of Indian office
Energy Department announces new director of Indian office (May 19, 2015)

Chris Deschene is best known as the Navajo Nation presidential candidate who was ordered off the ballot last year.


White House recognizes two tribes as Climate Action Champions
White House recognizes two tribes as Climate Action Champions (December 4, 2014)

The Blue Lake Rancheria in California and the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe in Michigan were selected for their efforts to address climate change.


Audio & Video from White House Tribal Nations Conference
Audio & Video from White House Tribal Nations Conference (November 13, 2013)

The White House Tribal Nations Conference began this morning at the Interior Department in Washington, D.C.