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Filed Under: Environment | National
Native Sun News: Tribes discuss water concerns at conference (08/01)
Coinciding with a Great Plains Tribal Water Alliance conference about concerns for the Missouri River and Ogallala Aquifer on July 23-24, the U.S. EPA issued a new Policy on Environmental Justice.

Filed Under: National | Recognition
Tribes criticize veto provisions in BIA federal recognition rule (07/30)
Opposition from the state would prevent three tribes from restarting the process.

Filed Under: Environment | Law | National
Great Plains tribes hold conference to safeguard water rights (07/30)
Tribal leaders discussed uranium mining, the Keystone XL Pipeline, federal management of the Missouri River and other threats to their water resources.

Filed Under: Recognition
BIA holds final in-person meeting on federal recognition reform (07/29)
Two more public meetings and two more tribal consultations will be held over the phone.

Filed Under: Trust
BIA hosts scoping meeting on Paiute Tribe land-into-trust bid (07/28)
The tribe wants to use 174 acres near Zion National Park for economic development.

Filed Under: National | Recognition
BIA extends comment period on federal recognition regulation (07/25)
Comments are being accepted until September 30 and two more tribal consultation sessions and two more public meetings will be held over the phone.

Filed Under: National
Al Jazeera: Organization celebrates Black Indian ancestry (07/22)
Al Jazeera reports on the first meeting of the newly-formed National Congress of Black American Indians.

Filed Under: Politics
New Mexico governor hosts annual meeting with tribal leaders (07/18)
The meeting will be the first where the Fort Sill Apache Tribe has been invited.

Filed Under: Law | National
Details announced for meetings about $380M Keepseagle fund (07/17)
Input from Indian Country will be solicited at a series of meetings and webinars.

Filed Under: National | Recognition
BIA opens meetings on changes to federal recognition process (07/11)
The United Houma Nation of Louisiana has put its petition on hold to wait for the new rules.

Filed Under: Opinion
Opinion: Governor's no-show at NCAI was embarrassing to Alaska (07/09)
Professor Jenny Bell-Jones wonders why Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell (R) ignored the recent mid-year session of the National Congress of American Indians.

Filed Under: Law | National
Keepseagle attorneys schedule meetings to discuss $380M fund (07/08)
The fund would distribute grants to non-profits that serve Native ranchers and farmers.

Filed Under: National | Politics
Governor's no-show at NCAI conference spurs ethics complaint (06/26)
Alaska Native candidate accuses the governor of ignoring Native people.

Filed Under: Business | National
NCAIED hosts Reservation Economic Summit in nation's capital (06/24)
More than 350 tribal leaders, Indian entrepreneurs and state and local officials are attending the conference.

Filed Under: National | Recognition
Comment period opens on Native Hawaiian recognition proposal (06/20)
Officials say it would be up to the island's first inhabitants to determine how they want to organize their own government.

Filed Under: National | Recognition
DOI considers process to recognize Native Hawaiian government (06/18)
Public meetings start next week and tribal consultation will take place later this summer.

Filed Under: National | Politics
Sen. Heitkamp hosts Native veterans summit in North Dakota (06/12)
The summit takes place at the United Tribes Technical College in Bismarck.

Filed Under: Cobell | National
Cobell attorneys schedule meetings with beneficiaries in Alaska (06/09)
Final payment from $3.4 billion settlement remains delayed.

Filed Under: National
National Congress of American Indians hosts midyear in Alaska (06/09)
The event takes place at the Dena‘ina Center in Anchorage.

Filed Under: Cobell | National
Cobell settlement checks expected within next three months (06/03)
Indian beneficiaries have been waiting more than a year for the final payment.

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