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As tribal nations continue to fight for the $8 billion coronavirus relief fund promised to them more than a month ago, Democrats in Congress are making good on pledges to provide more resources to the first Americans.
With yet another deadline looming, concerns are growing in Indian Country and on Capitol Hill about the fate of an $8 billion coronavirus relief fund promised to tribal governments.
President Trump's budget proposal shows his commitment to fiscal responsibility by shrinking the federal government, stopping wasteful spending and providing a path to a balanced budget.
The Trump administration is looking to incorporate more voices into its new missing and murdered task force following complaints from Indian Country.
For more than an hour, President Donald Trump talked about the 'Great American Comeback' that has occurred under his administration, in a State of the Union address that Democrats said described instead 'a parallel universe.'
There are real problems the American people are facing every day that need our attention.
Since President Trump was elected, Democrats have wanted him out of office.
While a new year often ushers in hopeful anticipation about what can be achieved over the next 12 months, it’s important to remember that the divided government which shaped 2019 will continue to influence 2020.
Lawmakers split along party lines on a historic vote to impeach Donald Trump, making him just the third president to be impeached and the first while facing re-election.
The House Judiciary Committee ended a daylong hearing into possible articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump with bitter partisan sparring.
Two months of investigation and two weeks of televised hearings do not appear to have changed any minds about the potential impeachment of President Donald Trump.
Native women leaders continue to make history in the halls of Congress.
Lawmakers split along party lines as the House passed a resolution that lays out the framework for the next public phase of the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.
To President Donald Trump, the White House whistleblower who reported concerns about his call with the Ukrainian president is comparable to a spy and a traitor.
Congress voted yet again to terminate President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the border, which he has cited to justify use of Pentagon funds for border construction.
Democrats are opening a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump amid controversy over his dealings with a foreign nation.
Forced out of his people's homelands by the United States, Ponca Chief Standing Bear ended up becoming one of America’s greatest civil rights leaders.
We may be in the beginning stages of the process that could remove the president.
The drama that has been Washington gets a two-year break after the president and leaders in Congress reach a budget deal.
John Paul Stevens often supported the rights of tribes during his time on the nation's highest court.
'When President Trump attacks people of color to advance his racist, fascist agenda, we have a duty to call it what it is,' one leading Democrat said.
'Those Tweets were NOT Racist. I don’t have a Racist bone in my body!' the president asserted as lawmakers voted along party lines to condemn comments directed at minority women of Congress.
When all you do is pitch to your base, it turns out no one else has much to gain by playing ball with you.
Indian Country's list of infrastructure needs tops $50 billion for roads, hospitals, schools, water systems. So where's the money?
Donald Trump signed the first veto of his presidency, after both chambers of Congress rebuked his border emergency declaration.
President Trump deserves the opportunity to address the American people on the pressing issues facing our country in a setting that is both visually magnificent and historically significant.
As the shutdown debate drags on in Washington, tribal leaders were meeting thousands of miles away to assert their rights.
Rep. Deb Haaland (D-New Mexico) opposes the border wall. Rep. Tom Cole (R-Oklahoma) supports it.
How many children are afraid because they know their parents are worried? Or broke. Even hungry.
Two Native women are making history by serving in the U.S. House of Representatives. Could a third be on the way?
President Trump said he will own a government shutdown in a theatrical meeting with Democratic leaders.
The 116th Congress has yet to begin but the two Native women who won their historic campaigns are already casting a key vote.
The Violence Against Women Act will expire in two months unless Congress takes action.
The House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular, and Alaska Native Affairs has a new Democratic leader and a new Democratic member.
Among the few bright spots for Indian Country within President Donald Trump’s proposed budget is a $413 million increase for the Indian Health Service.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s unprecedented, all-day floor speech demanding a vote on #Dreamers legislation became a rallying cry for advocates, as Congress prepares to vote on another budget extension to keep the government open.
Indian issues have always been portrayed as non-partisan but it looks like that's no longer the case, at least when it comes to health care.
The GOP pledge to repeal Obamacare leaves the Indian Health Care Improvement Act at risk.
Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-Arizona) introduced a resolution condemning the occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.
Tribal leaders will hear from top Obama administration officials and key members of Congress.
The National Congress of American Indians wrapped up its winter session in Washington, D.C., on Thursday.
"Under Democratic leadership, we are no longer turning a blind eye to the conditions and circumstances in Indian country. We are working to remedy them: by improving health care for...