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'A victory for Indian Country': Deb Haaland secures primary win in historic run for Congress
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'A victory for Indian Country': Deb Haaland secures primary win in historic run for Congress (June 6, 2018)

Indian Country witnessed history as Deb Haaland secured a commanding victory in her bid to become the first Native woman in the U.S. House.

Native Sun News: Tribal advocate focuses on Great Plains efforts
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Native Sun News: Tribal advocate focuses on Great Plains efforts (July 25, 2016)

A. Gay Kingman has done more than her share of work to bring unity and strength to the tribes of the Great Sioux Nation.

Navajo Nation lawmakers debate position on hydraulic fracking
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Navajo Nation lawmakers debate position on hydraulic fracking (May 17, 2016)

A bill advancing in the Navajo Nation Council would not outlaw the practice but would put the the tribe's opposition on record.

Democrat Bernie Sanders calls for a nationwide ban on fracking
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Democrat Bernie Sanders calls for a nationwide ban on fracking (April 12, 2016)

Some tribes and tribal activists support a ban on the controversial energy-processing technique but others want to be able to regulate it.

Native Sun News: Tribes take on Air Force over expansion plan
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Native Sun News: Tribes take on Air Force over expansion plan (August 26, 2014)

During a historic meeting, the Coalition of Large Tribes, the Montana-Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council and the Great Plains Tribal Chairman’s Association have banded together to support the Northern Cheyenne Tribe in protecting culturally significant sites and reservation lands.

Keepseagle   foundation would share $380M  with Indian Country
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Keepseagle foundation would share $380M with Indian Country (September 3, 2013)

The plaintiffs in the Keepseagle lawsuit are proposing to create a foundation that would share $380 million with Indian Country.

Tribal organizations meet for budget  briefing in Senate building
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Tribal organizations meet for budget briefing in Senate building (April 22, 2013)

Eight major tribal organizations are hosting a budget briefing this afternoon to call on Congress to honor its promises in Indian Country. The National Congress of American Indians, the Affiliated...

Coalition of Large Tribes criticizes DOI regulation for fracking
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Coalition of Large Tribes criticizes DOI regulation for fracking (May 10, 2012)

A proposal to regulate hydraulic fracturing on Indian lands is another sign of the Obama administration's failure to consult, the Coalition of Large Tribes said on Tuesday. COLT met in...

Eight tribes with large reservations announce a new coalition
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Eight tribes with large reservations announce a new coalition (April 8, 2011)

Eight tribes, representing some of the largest reservations in the United States, have formed a new organization to represent their concerns. The Coalition of Large Tribes will address land, economic,...