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Thomas Perez: Youth on Wind River Reservation share high hopes
Thomas Perez: Youth on Wind River Reservation share high hopes (October 7, 2015)

High unemployment persists in Wind River, as it does in many tribal communities across the country.


Tribes awarded grants to assist veterans with housing and jobs
Tribes awarded grants to assist veterans with housing and jobs (June 24, 2015)

The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe received $200,000 and the Nez Perce Tribe received $154,356.


Updates from National Congress of American Indians DC meeting
Updates from National Congress of American Indians DC meeting (February 27, 2015)

The status of leadership at the Indian Health Service, updates from members of Congress and a tribal court jurisdiction case were some highlights from this week's session.


Thomas Perez: Labor Department grants open to all tribal nations
Thomas Perez: Labor Department grants open to all tribal nations (December 9, 2014)

Going forward, the department will ensure that federally recognized tribes can apply for all of our employment and training grants