tag: donald trump

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With change coming at the highest levels of government, tribal and federal officials are working to ensure the crisis of missing and murdered loved ones in Indian Country remains a priority.
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Activists worry that the Trump administration is fast-tracking federal approval for a large copper mine on sacred Apache territory in Arizona.
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Native America Calling is shopping around for the best Native news stories on this day-after-Thanksgiving episode of the news roundup.
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The past four years have taken a terrible toll on America.
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COVID-19 cases and deaths continue to rise, with tribal people on reservations in Montana and Wyoming seemingly among the hardest hit.
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For the second time in as many years, the U.S. Supreme Court will be taking up a case that impacts the treaty rights of the Crow Tribe.
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How much longer must we put up with this ridiculous and corrupt man who has in his presidency made fools of the entire Senate, corrupted federal law scholars and committed several federal offenses?
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Lawmakers are getting back to work after a long recess and a divisive election as time runs out to advance Indian Country’s legislative agenda.
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The election is over. Joe Biden is now the President-elect of the United States.
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The U.S. House of Representatives is slated to approve a bipartisan bill to extend federal recognition to the Lumbee Tribe.
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Just days after renewing criticism of Donald Trump, Chairman Cedric Cromwell of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe was indicted on federal bribery and extortion charges.
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Donald Trump is a dangerous man and history has it made it possible for American Indians to view the prospect of his continued autocratic and corrupt rule a clear signal that changes are overdue.
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Indian Country is celebrating after turning out in record numbers for one of the most consequential presidential elections in American history.
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Amid celebrations on one side, and vows to keep fighting on the other, Democrat Joe Biden claimed a “clear victory, a convincing victory” in the 2020 presidential election.
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Although small and difficult to measure, the Native voting population is powerful.
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Four days after the November 3 election, ballots are still being counted. Donald Trump’s supporters don’t like it.
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The state of Alaska is siding with Native corporations over tribal governments in a closely-watched COVID-19 case pending before the U.S. Supreme Court.
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“As sovereign governments, we will continue to wage an unrelenting battle against this existential threat to humanity,” NCAI President Fawn Sharp said of climate change.
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With the nation’s highest court stacked with even more conservative justices, tribes are once again paying close attention to a COVID-19 funding dispute they thought was over.
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“All things considered, the way that Native American and black people in America vote isn’t necessarily changing this year,” a student activist said.
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Amy Coney Barrett is exceptionally well-qualified and a great choice to serve on the highest court in the land.
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American history was made when Amy Coney Barrett was officially confirmed to serve as an Associate Justice on the Supreme Court of the United States.
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Native American and Alaska Native voters have the power to determine the next president.
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After largely ignoring important Native issues during most of the campaign, President Donald Trump recently has highlighted what he says are accomplishments for Native people in key states.
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Oil continues to flow through the Dakota Access Pipeline even though a federal judge said the operation should be shut down.
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Operation Lady Justice, the Trump administration’s initiative to address missing and murdered American Indians and Alaska Natives, is accepting comments through October 31, 2020.
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The nation’s highest court now has six justices — out of nine — who were nominated by a Republican president.
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NAFOA aims to keep our community about the news that impacts you the most.
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Joe Biden is the only choice for Indian Country this November, asserts a former official who served under numerous presidents.
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Unlike Donald Trump, Joe Biden is a man of his word, a letter to fellow Lumbees reads.
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Accusations of pandering are flying as Native voters cast ballots in the final days of the heated presidential election.
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President Donald Trump gave a shout out to the Lumbee Tribe and the Catawba Nation during a campaign rally in North Carolina.
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The PROGRESS Act, a bipartisan bill to improve tribal self-governance, has finally been signed into law.
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Native supporters of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden are hosting a pre-watch party for the final debate of the 2020 campaign.
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The silent crisis of missing and murdered indigenous women is wreaking havoc on our families and communities.
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President Trump finally signed a tribal self-governance bill into law but he doesn’t plan to follow all of its provisions if he doesn’t feel like it.
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Just days after their boss bashed Indigenous Peoples Day, members of the Donald Trump administration tried their best to portray the president as someone who cares about the interests of America’s “first” inhabitants.
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William Perry Pendley’s “acting” status at the Bureau of Land Management calls into question his decisions on energy leases, national monuments and conservation plans across the nation.
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Serving 22 years in the U.S. Army has had a profound impact on the life of Remi Bald Eagle.
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Donald Trump released his “Putting America’s First Peoples First Plan” on October 20, 2020.