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Republicans stir drama by adding controversial Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act to unrelated bill
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Republicans stir drama by adding controversial Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act to unrelated bill (January 11, 2018)

A controversial bill to exempt tribes from federal labor law has been revived on Capitol Hill, sparking divisions between Republicans and Democrats and putting other Indian legislation in doubt.

Supreme Court nominee comes with some Indian law experience
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Supreme Court nominee comes with some Indian law experience (March 16, 2016)

Judge Merrick Garland has heard a number of big Indian law cases but didn't write the decisions in any of them.

Congress returns to work and takes action on tribal measures
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Congress returns to work and takes action on tribal measures (September 21, 2015)

A bill to benefit an Alaska Native health corporation and another for the Navajo Nation are ready for President Barack Obama's signature.

Tribes donate nearly $30K to Republican Sen. Jerry Moran
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Tribes donate nearly $30K to Republican Sen. Jerry Moran (July 21, 2015)

The lawmaker was responsible for the Tribal General Welfare Exclusion Act and is pushing the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act.

Senate Indian Affairs Committee schedules meeting and hearing
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Senate Indian Affairs Committee schedules meeting and hearing (May 26, 2015)

S.248, the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act, is the only bill on the agenda for the meeting while the hearing will focus on victim services in Indian Country.

Rep. Noem introduces bill to shield tribes from NLRB decisions
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Rep. Noem introduces bill to shield tribes from NLRB decisions (June 24, 2011)

Rep. Kristi Noem (R-South Dakota), a new member of Congress, introduced a bill on Thursday to protect tribes and their businesses from the National Labor Relations Board. In 2004, the...