Today’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling deems Cougar Den exempt from paying tax on fuel it transports on public highways in Washington State under the Yakama Treaty of 1855.
Albuquerque Becomes First City in America to Recognize Tribal Sovereignty by Establishing Government-to-Government Relations
Following a unanimous vote of the City Council to pass a bill, Albuquerque Mayor Tim Keller joined Tribal leaders and Councilor Ken Sanchez to sign the first-of-its kind bill into law.
On March 7, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (D-New Mexico) became the first Native American woman to sit in the Speaker’s chair during debate.
Haaland, Davids Introduce Historic Resolution Recognizing Native American Women for Women’s History Month
Congresswomen Deb Haaland and Sharice Davids have introduced an historic resolution recognizing Native American women for Women’s History Month.
The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI) may be able to add sports wagering to its roster of Class III games by summer 2019.
The bipartisan bill provides increased funding for Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) and Indian Health Service (IHS) programs, which Udall secured despite the administration’s devastating proposed cuts to this critical funding for Indian Country.