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Steve Russell:  Fear and aggression take center stage for GOP
Steve Russell: Fear and aggression take center stage for GOP (December 17, 2015)

Once more, economic issues are masked by the culture wars, as the Republicans become the party of resentful and frightened white people.


Democrats slam GOP candidate for comments about assimilation
Democrats slam GOP candidate for comments about assimilation (September 3, 2015)

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Kentucky), who is flailing in the polls, said Native Americans will be better off if they would just give up their culture.


Republican presidential candidates set for first debate in Ohio
Republican presidential candidates set for first debate in Ohio (August 5, 2015)

Ten hopefuls will appear in the prime-time debate while the remaining seven have been invited to a forum.


Mark Trahant: Press the Republican candidates on Indian issues
Mark Trahant: Press the Republican candidates on Indian issues (July 27, 2015)

What do you do with sixteen candidates? It’s a thorny problem for Republicans.


GOP presidential field keeps growing with more announcements
GOP presidential field keeps growing with more announcements (May 5, 2015)

Nearly every candidate in the wide open 2016 race lacks significant experience in Indian issues.


Presidential hopeful Rand Paul draws 'NDN' supporter on Twitter
Presidential hopeful Rand Paul draws 'NDN' supporter on Twitter (April 13, 2015)

It's not clear who is behind the account or whether it is linked to the Republican candidate's campaign.


Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul targeted BIA and IHS
Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul targeted BIA and IHS (April 8, 2015)

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) wanted to eliminate the Bureau of Indian Affairs altogether and cut the Indian Health Service budget in half.


Sen. Paul proposes to eliminate all funding for BIA, cut IHS in half
Sen. Paul proposes to eliminate all funding for BIA, cut IHS in half (February 9, 2011)

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Kentucky), a new member of Congress, wants to get rid of the Bureau of Indian Affairs and cut the Indian Health Service budget in half. Paul, who...