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Tribal jobs program becomes permanent with President Trump's signature
National | Politics
Tribal jobs program becomes permanent with President Trump's signature (December 19, 2017)
It's official -- President Donald Trump can claim his first Indian legislative achievement.

Tribes reminded about new rule affecting overtime for employees
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Tribes reminded about new rule affecting overtime for employees (November 1, 2016)
Tribes will be required to increase overtime wages for employees but some say it will hurt programs and services.

Tribes blast new Department of Labor rule affecting overtime pay
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Tribes blast new Department of Labor rule affecting overtime pay (May 19, 2016)
Concerns about unique issues in Indian Country and lack of consultation were glossed over by the Obama administration.

NAFOA kicks off tribal economies conference in Massachusetts
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NAFOA kicks off tribal economies conference in Massachusetts (September 15, 2015)
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe and the Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe were happy to welcome the Native American Financial Officers Association to their homeland.

Dante Desiderio: Working together to address tribal tax issue
Opinion
Dante Desiderio: Working together to address tribal tax issue (September 22, 2014)
Dante Desiderio welcomes cooperative work that led to passage of the H.R.3043, the Tribal General Welfare Exclusion Act.

Congress passes measure for tribal general welfare programs
Law | National | Politics
Congress passes measure for tribal general welfare programs (September 19, 2014)
The Native American Finance Officers Association praised the bipartisan action on the bill this week.

Corrine Wilson: Audits serve important role for tribal nations
Opinion
Corrine Wilson: Audits serve important role for tribal nations (February 7, 2014)
Accountants Corrine Wilson and Bruce Bleakman explain the importance of audits within a tribal nation.

Nottawaseppi Huron chairman wins national honor at NAFOA
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Nottawaseppi Huron chairman wins national honor at NAFOA (April 24, 2013)
Homer A. Mandoka, the chairman of the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of Potawatomi Indians, has been named Tribal Leader of the Year by the Native American Finance Officers Association.

Tribes lobby Congress for  equal treatment on tax-free bonds
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Tribes lobby Congress for equal treatment on tax-free bonds (March 11, 2013)
Tribes are lobbying Congress for equal treatment in issuing tax-exempt bonds. Tribes often issue tax-exempt bonds for economic development projects. But the Internal Revenue Service has determined that projects such...

Matthew Wesaw, Pokagon Band leader,  wins  NAFOA award
Business | National
Matthew Wesaw, Pokagon Band leader, wins NAFOA award (March 14, 2012)
Matthew Wesaw, the chairman of the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians in Michigan, will receive the Tribal Leader of the Year Award from the Native American Financial Officers Association. “Out...

Dante Desiderio: Tribes   gaining  access to capital markets
Opinion
Dante Desiderio: Tribes gaining access to capital markets (February 21, 2012)
"Congress all but guaranteed tribal finance to be a clear winner in the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act. Included in the Act were two provisions that held the promise of...

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