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Aurelius Piper: Connecticut still fighting against Indian people
Aurelius Piper: Connecticut still fighting against Indian people (November 3, 2014)

Chief Quiet Hawk of the Golden Hill Paugussett Tribe blasts opposition to federal recognition reforms at the Bureau of Indian Affairs.


BIA ends comment period on reform to federal recognition rule
BIA ends comment period on reform to federal recognition rule (October 1, 2014)

Officials from Connecticut are again asking the Obama administration to scrap the changes.


Opinion: Federal recognition matters influenced by lobbyists
Opinion: Federal recognition matters influenced by lobbyists (March 14, 2014)

Writer links opposition to federal recognition for the Golden Hill Paugussett Tribe of Connecticut to lobbyists and groups funded by wealthy, unidentified backers.


Opinion: Golden Hill Paugussett Tribe still fighting for legitimacy
Opinion: Golden Hill Paugussett Tribe still fighting for legitimacy (March 10, 2014)

Federal recognition reforms at the Bureau of Indian Affairs have politicians in Connecticut worried about the resurgence of the Golden Hill Paugussett Tribe:


Connecticut tribes hope for second shot at federal recognition
Connecticut tribes hope for second shot at federal recognition (October 3, 2013)

Three Connecticut tribes that were denied federal recognition are hoping to get another shot if the Bureau of Indian Affairs rewrites its regulations.


Tribal critics in Connecticut question BIA recognition proposal
Tribal critics in Connecticut question BIA recognition proposal (July 8, 2013)

Tribal critics in Connecticut say they will fight proposed changes to the federal recognition process at the Bureau of Indian Affairs.