President Biden Hosts White House Tribal Nations Summit

President Biden Hosts White House Tribal Nations Summit

On December 6th and 7th, 2023, President Joe Biden held his administration’s third annual White House Tribal Nations Summit in Washington, D.C.  The Summit was attended by hundreds of Tribal leaders from across the United States.  President Biden addressed Tribal...
Senators Introduce Indian Buffalo Management Act

Senators Introduce Indian Buffalo Management Act

On September 22, 2023, Senator Martin Heinrich (D-NM) and Senator Markwayne Mullin (R-OK), introduced S. 2908, the Indian Buffalo Management Act.  The bill would establish a permanent program within the Department of the Interior to promote and develop the capacity of...
Interior Grant for Collection of Boarding School Oral Histories

Interior Grant for Collection of Boarding School Oral Histories

On September 26, 2023, the Department of the Interior awarded a $3.7 million dollar grant to the National Native American Boarding School Healing Coalition to create a permanent collection of oral histories from survivors of the federal Indian boarding school system....