The Trump administration delayed payments from the Paycheck Protection Program to tribes by almost a month. Meanwhile, the eligibility of Alaska Native Corporations for CARES support is tied up in the courts.Read More...
The federal government has released little information about the spread of coronavirus in Navajo schools. Now, some students and school staff are sick with symptoms consistent with COVID-19.
Tribes have a rare opportunity to acquire a spectrum license that normally goes to the highest bidder. It could be the first step to building out locally controlled broadband.
Millions of dollars in aid from the federal government are not reaching the tribes, causing the Navajo attorney general to start a GoFundMe campaign to raise funds to help elders raising grandchildren, single parents, and those with…
Tribes are moving forward with their own emergency measures while awaiting additional help from federal funding. One source says the Indian Health Services-run network has a critical lack of intensive-care beds and ventilators.
Native voters have helped tip the scales for Democrats in important statewide races. They are likely to play a role in primaries in Minnesota, Oklahoma, and Colorado on Tuesday.
Sacred tribal sites are being destroyed as federal agencies fail to consult with tribes on the construction of the border wall.
To get their VA medical benefits, Native American veterans face long wait times plus geographic and cultural roadblocks.
As witnesses testify on difficulties facing the Native vote, Democratic lawmakers call for Congress to pass the Native American Voting Rights bill.
A U.S. Civill Rights Commission report on how the federal government deals with Native American tribes details decades of underfunding, poor data collection and lack of coordination - and its authors say little has changed since their first…