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.
The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community’s Casino Arizona has announced its sponsorship of the Arizona Hotshots. The Tribal property’s logo will be prominently displayed on signage throughout Sun Devil Stadium, where the team plays.
Thunder Race Book — part of the Pueblo of Pojoaque-owned Buffalo Thunder Casino and Resort in Santa Fe, New Mexico — is the first Tribe to offer sports betting in addition to wagering on races.
The Poarch Band of Creek Indians will cover the costs of 23 funerals for victims of the recent tornado in East Alabama. The Tribe is donating $184,000 to the East Alabama Medical Center Foundation for the burials.