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Indian Country outnumbered at hearing on Indian Reorganization Act
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Indian Country outnumbered at hearing on Indian Reorganization Act (July 13, 2017)
Republicans once again failed to invite a tribal leader to a hearing on Indian issues so the Democratic witness was Indian Country's only representative.

Rep. Tom Cole takes another stab at addressing land-into-trust ruling
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Rep. Tom Cole takes another stab at addressing land-into-trust ruling (January 9, 2017)
The Oklahoma lawmaker, a citizen of the Chickasaw Nation, is once again offering fixes to the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Carcieri v .Salazar.

Omnibus appropriations bill could block BIA recognition reforms
National | Politics | Federal Recognition
Omnibus appropriations bill could block BIA recognition reforms (December 10, 2015)
Republicans in Congress have been trying to stop the Part 83 reforms that were finalized in June after more than two years of work.

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