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Aaron Payment seeks re-election as leader of Sault Ste. Marie Tribe
Aaron Payment seeks re-election as leader of Sault Ste. Marie Tribe (February 10, 2020)

Treaties, economic development and improving services for his people are among Aaron Payment's priorities as chair of the largest Indian nation east of the Mississippi.


National Advisory Council on Indian Education hosts meeting in Washington DC
National Advisory Council on Indian Education hosts meeting in Washington DC (January 31, 2020)

The National Museum of the American Indian will host Indian educators on February 13-14.


National Advisory Council on Indian Education set for meeting in DC
National Advisory Council on Indian Education set for meeting in DC (April 18, 2016)

The meeting is the council's first of 2016 and a first for four new members who ere named by President Barack Obama to the board.


Four named to National Advisory Council on Indian Education
Four named to National Advisory Council on Indian Education (February 22, 2016)

Dahkota Kicking Bear Brown, a Native youth leader, and three others will help advise the Department of Education on issues facing Native American students.


Obama picks two for National Advisory Council on Indian Education
Obama picks two for National Advisory Council on Indian Education (August 26, 2015)

Doreen Brown, who is Alaska Native, and Aaron Payment, the chairman of the Sault Tribe of Chippewa Indians in Michigan, will serve on the council.