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High unemployment persists in Wind River, as it does in many tribal communities across the country.
The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe received $200,000 and the Nez Perce Tribe received $154,356.
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.
Tribal leaders will hear from top Obama administration officials and key members of Congress.
Going forward, the department will ensure that federally recognized tribes can apply for all of our employment and training grants
Thomas Perez delivers remarks after President Barack Obama announced Perez as his nominee for Labor Secretary, in the East Room of the White House, March 18, 2013. (Official White...