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    More tribal housing agencies sue Housing and Urban Development over funding
    by Skabewis
    By Solomon Banda
    Denver, Colorado (AP)

    American Indian tribes have filed lawsuits challenging the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s plan to stop providing money to maintain lease-to-own houses on reservations after 25 years.

    Housing agencies for...
    12-08-2008, 02:42 PM
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    Kaine urges federal recognition for Va. tribes
    by Skabewis
    Richmond, Virginia (AP)

    Gov. Timothy M. Kaine is stepping in to ask Congress to make a decision regarding federal recognition of six Virginia tribes.

    In a June 20 letter to the heads of the U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, Kaine asks that the committee schedule...
    07-09-2008, 02:34 PM
  • Skabewis
    Wyoming tribes oppose amendment on $3.4B settlement
    by Skabewis
    By Ben Neary
    Cheyenne, Wyoming (AP)

    Leaders of the Northern Arapaho and Eastern Shoshone tribes in Wyoming have warned that an amendment proposed by their homestate U.S. senator would derail a $3.4 billion federal settlement with American Indians nationwide.

    06-24-2010, 02:40 PM
  • Skabewis
    Gila asks tribes to claim Native American remains
    by Skabewis
    Silver City, New Mexico (AP)

    Gila National Forest officials want tribes to claim Native American human remains and associated artifacts found on forest land in Grant and Catron counties of southwestern New Mexico.

    04-07-2009, 04:03 PM
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    American Indian Tribes may gain more river input
    by Skabewis
    Mitchell, South Dakota (AP)

    American Indian tribes could have more influence in management of the Missouri River after a bylaw change by the Missouri River Association of States and Tribes.

    The change increased the number of tribal representatives on MoRAST’s board of...
    12-29-2008, 01:11 PM



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