House Speaker Pelosi backs settlement for Cobell case (04/26)
Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-California), the Speaker of the House, added her support to the $3.4 billion settlement in the Indian trust fund lawsuit. "I'm committed to finding funding for the Pigford and Cobell settlements. Doing so will finally bring a...
Mark Trahant: Guaranteed rights to health care (10/19)
"The idea that American Indians should be exempted from any mandate to purchase health insurance has almost become a given in the debate about health care reform. Last week Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi wrote to the National Congress...
House speaker to visit Indian center in Minnesota (06/05)
Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-California), the first woman to serve as Speaker of the House, will visit the American Indian Opportunities Industrial Center Minnesota on Sunday. Pelosi will tour the center along with Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minnesota). The center received $107,000...