Bureau of Indian Affairs

Justice Department and Bureau of Indian Affairs officials couldn't take a position on any of the Senate bills addressing this crisis.
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke appointed Bryan Rice to lead the bureau in October.
"[Trump's] perverse reading of the relationship between the U.S. government and Indian Country flies in the face of the Constitution," Tom Perez wrote.
A website on climate resilience for Native American tribes is the latest victim of anti-science cleansing.
The losing fight over the Dakota Access Pipeline has brought into high relief the dire living conditions of the Standing Rock Sioux and other Native Americans.
After welcoming protesters for months, the Standing Rock Sioux tribe asked federal agents to help disperse those who remained.
“My commitment -- and it’s consistent with the president’s commitment when he visited Standing Rock -- is that we have got
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The Ute Mountain Ute Tribe (UMUT) is one of three tribes that comprise the Ute Nation and one of 566 federally recognized tribes that are dealing with this national crisis. For more than 2,000 years, the people of the Ute Nation have lived in Colorado, Utah, and Northern Arizona.
2. A Vast Majority Of Native American Students Attend Public Schools In this Sept. 25, 2014, photo, students walk near Little
In 1960 President John F. Kennedy said, "Of all Americans, the American Indian is the least understood and the most misunderstood," and today's media does nothing to alleviate that truth.
Now more than ever, our government should uphold the federal trust responsibility and moral obligations to Native Americans.
Should American Indians and Alaska Natives eligible for services in the Indian health system buy their own insurance? The first answer ought to be a resounding "no."
Why should the plaintiffs in the lawsuit pay $2 billion of their settlement to agencies that caused the problem in the first place? Such a scheme would laughable if it was not such a serious issue.
Openness adds value to any healthcare organization. Transparency -- even reporting your own mistakes or poor execution -- is an essential strategy for building a stronger network.