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Members of the National Congress of American Indians made history here by choosing a woman as their president for only the third time since the organization's founding in 1944.
Learn more about Lance Gumbs, Shinnecock Nation, and his vision for the National Congress of American Indians.
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.
The Shinnecock Nation is asserting sovereignty in New York, drawing complaints and threats of litigation along the way.
'This is Indian land,' tribal leaders were told. But does the Trump administration believe it?
Tribal leaders are lashing out at the Trump administration again, this time over rule changes they said will make it all but impossible to restore their homelands.
Former chairman Lance Gumbs said about 3,500 acres on Long Island were taken by fraudulent means in 1859.
S.1879, the Interior Improvement Act, goes beyond a clean fix of the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Carcieri v. Salazar.
Lance Gumbs, a well-known member of the Shinnecock Nation, will serve as executive director.
Lance Gumbs, a former trustee for the Shinnecock Nation of New York, was named to the "Power List" by the Long Island Press. The paper says Gumbs, who recently lost...