Over the last few weeks we have seen numerous efforts brought forth to protect Montanans during these trying times.
The U.S. Census Bureau has delayed field operations until at least April 1, so door-to-door visits are on hold as a result of the coronavirus.
Coming out of the Arizona primary, former Vice President Joe Biden has emerged as the clear Democratic frontrunner ahead of Sen. Bernie Sanders.
Democrat Steve Bullock is challenging Steve Daines for his seat in the U.S. Senate, giving the incumbent Republican a daunting opponent in 2020.
Native Americans living on reservations and in traditional villages were the most undercounted people in the 2010 U.S. Census.
Washington D. C. is a community where up is down and down is up.
Republicans tried to derail a sacred sites hearing by using the coronavirus as an excuse. It didn't work.
A Congressional hearing on tax issues in Indian Country is 'historic' in more ways than one.
According to an analysis by multistate marijuana provider Verilife, the place with the largest number of dispensaries in the country per 50,000 residents is in Montana.
This economy is terrible, for millions, as usual. The U.S. public must not be hoodwinked by fraudulent numbers.
Legendary Native activist Frank LaMere had a journal with three words on the cover: 'Make things happen.'
'We have met one-on-one with all of the tribal nations in the state of Arizona,' an official from the U.S. Census Bureau said.
Tricia Zunker has less than 90 days to convince voters that she is the right person to represent them in the U.S. Congress.
Voting barriers for Native Americans have always existed, but polling cutbacks, discriminatory voter ID laws and lack of funding for elections are making things worse.
Tricia Zunker is on her way to repeating history by becoming the third Native woman to serve in the U.S. House of Representatives.
'This is another overdue representation': Tricia Zunker is hoping to repeat history as another Native woman winning election to the U.S. Congress.
Combating under-representation in the 2020 U.S. Census is the immediate priority for North Dakota Native Vote, a new advocacy group.
I am proud to endorse Mayor Pete Buttigieg for president. Let me explain why.
Liz Marty May, who represents part of the Pine Ridge Reservation in the South Dakota Legislature, is seeking higher office.
The group of Meskwaki women who ran the caucus on their settlement in Iowa are passionate about politics.
A successful program that helps tribes address high rates of diabetes in their communities is once again in danger of expiring despite widespread and bipartisan support.
The thousands who turned out for the 47th March for Life had the same goal – reversing the Supreme Court ruling that recognized a woman’s right to an abortion.
Even as it was losing the fight to put a citizenship question on the 2020 Census, the Trump administration was running tests about it.
At least four candidates will be attending the Four Directions and Nevada Tribal Nations Native American Presidential Forum.
The United States of America needs an honest national dialogue regarding our own history.
Lawmakers split along party lines on a historic vote to impeach Donald Trump, making him just the third president to be impeached and the first while facing re-election.
Lost amid the daily news cycle now focused on the impeachment of the president is the fact that money continues to roll in.
Legislation to revoke the Medals of Honor awarded to those who participated in the massacre of the Lakota people is gaining steam.
The presidential candidate who paid the most attention to Indian Country is calling it quits.
A House committee gave approval to a comprehensive marijuana reform bill that would decriminalize the drug while erasing pot convictions stretching back decades.
Growing up on the Flathead Reservation, Shane Morigeau experienced the depredations of predatory insurance and securities scams on the sick, the poor, and the systemically marginalized.
For the first time since Bill Clinton won re-election in 1996, pundits aren’t sure whether Arizona will vote red or blue in 2020.
Partisan presidential politics are affecting Indian Country's legislative agenda.
At least 10 Native candidates are running for U.S. Congress in 2020.
The diminished power of the Trump administration's face of Indian Affairs was on strong display as tribal leaders opened one of their biggest meetings of the year.
With a growing number of communities celebrating Indigenous Peoples Day, another Democratic presidential candidate announced plans to improve the government's relationship with the first Americans.
Under no circumstances does any actual progressive get anywhere near the Oval Office.
President Trump is simply just another example of the fruit produced by our white supremacist, racist, sexist and colonial foundations.
Steve Bullock, a Democratic candidate for president, sat down with Indian Country Today for a wide-ranging interview, the first of its kind for a Native newsroom.
Democrats are opening a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump amid controversy over his dealings with a foreign nation.
Tribes can serve protection orders against non-Indians due to their 'inherent' sovereignty, a federal appeals court ruled, addressing an issue being raised on the road to the White House.
The Democratic candidate for president wants to set aside $5 billion to help tribes expand broadband in their communities.
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg didn't attend a historic Native forum like several others but he's still reaching out to Native voters.
Joe Sestak, a former U.S. Congressman from Pennsylvania, brought his military experience to the Frank LaMere Native American Presidential Forum.
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock faced some technical difficulties as he outlined his vision for Indian Country.
Among tribal communities, climate change is not theoretical, it is not conjecture.
Amy Klobuchar, a U.S. Senator from Minnesota, was among the record number of participants in a historic Native issues forum.
There will be no Andrew Jackson in the White House if best-selling author Marianne Williamson becomes president.
The final afternoon of the historic Frank LaMere Native American Presidential Forum featured presentations from five Democratic candidates for president.