The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe isn’t backing down. This morning, hundreds of supporters marched the streets of Washington D.C. from the National Museum of the American Indian to a rally outside the U.S. Capitol building.
Two bills that hit the House Natural Resources Committee’s Subcommittee on Indian, Insular, and Alaska Native Affairs on July 24, 2018, stand to significantly improve tribes’ economic development and entrepreneurship toolkits.
A wealth of ingenuity and strategic planning for economic growth exists across Indian Country. Yet these stories and blueprints for economic success are often bucketed and contained within their communities.