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$800,000 federal grant to aid at-risk children awarded to Passamaquoddy Tribe (Bangor Daily News (ME)) 8/10/14

UN will hear about Lakota child foster care crisis (Indian Country Today) 8/8/14

Senator tries to repeal divisive provision she inserted in Violence Against Women Act (Washington Post) 8/2/14

Heitkamp launches new one-stop-shop webpage for Native American veterans (Heitkamp Press Release) 7/25/14

House passes bill to prevent sex trafficking, strengthen vulnerable children and families (Dave Camp Press Release) 7/24/14

Why are these Indian children being torn away from their homes? (American Civil Liberties Union) 7/23/14

Abuse and neglect: toxic lives of drug endangered children (Indian Country Today) 7/21/14

Some SD Native Americans wary about health reform (Washington Times) 7/19/14

Alaska Supreme Court affirms full faith and credit to tribal court orders in Simmonds v. Parks decision (NARF News) 7/18/14

Adoptive parents in Indian Country get help from Sen. Johnson (Indian Country Today) 7/16/14

Tulalips wield new power against domestic violence (Everett, WA Herald) 7/14/14

The battle for ICWA goes to California with contested Choctaw foster case (Indian Country Today) 7/9/14

Senator Johnson introduces legislation to help adoptive parents in Indian Country receive adoption tax credit (Johnson Press Release) 7/9/14

Navajo Nation makes historic agreement with DHHS to handle its tribal foster care (Indian Country Today) 6/30/14

Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium reaches landmark contract settlement with IHS (Alaska Native News) 6/28/14

S.D. tribes look to establish foster care services on reservations (Argus Leader) 6/26/14

New federal laws help, but still don't fully protect Native American women from violence (Washington Post) 6/13/14

Advisory Committee on Native Children Exposed to Violence holds final hearing (Indian Country Today) 6/12/14

Tester aims to fight homelessness among Native veterans (Indian Country Today) 6/11/14

GAO: Improved oversight, accountability, and prioritization can improve access for Native American veterans (Rural Assistance Center) 6/10/14

Senator demands fix of 'dysfunctional' Indian health system (Lewiston Tribune) 5/27/14

Tribal leaders discuss healh care issues with Senate commitee (Columbia Missourian) 5/27/14

Senate to vote on Indian children’s commission (Grand Forks Herald) 5/22/14.

One battle for civil rights continues (High Country News) 5/6/14

GOP hopeful finds tribal tie cuts both ways (New York Times) 5/4/14

Sen. Walsh listening session hears tribal elder concerns (Char-Koosta News) 5/1/14

Tribes and federal government begin settling decades-long contract disputes (Washington Post) 5/1/14

IHS to pay Alaska Tribal health providers $193 million for contract support costs (Alaska Journal of Commerce) 4/25/14

Federal settlements for tribal healthcare delivery approaches $200 million (KTUU) 4/25/14

Comprehensive child support program opens at Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe (Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe) 4/22/14

American Dental Association president makes case to Congress for Indian Health Services dental programs (News RX) 4/20/14

Cherokee Nation adds millions to housing, career programs (Indian Country Today) 4/17/14

Oklahoma City Indian Clinic partners with Chickasaw Nation to build pharmacy (Indian Country Today) 4/11/14

Congress passes short-term Indian diabetes program funding (Indian Country Today) 4/3/14

Two-Spirit organizations applaud Obama's selection for Director of National AIDS Policy (Indian Country Today) 4/1/14

Pearce acts to enhance Native American housing (Congressman Pearce) 3/27/14

Bill seeks tougher foster care rules for reservations (Bemidji Pioneer) 3/27/14

American Indians can enroll in health insurance plans after March 31 (The Oklahoman) 3/24/14

South Dakota judge ordered to explain stance in ICWA dispute (Indianz.com) 3/21/14

Circuit judges accused of ignoring federal judge's order in suit over Native children custody hearings (Rapid City Journal) 3/19/14

Sen. Heitkamp discusses native issues (Indian Country Today) 3/18/14

Hope on the horizon for Choctaw Nation (MSNBC) 3/16/14

Native Hawaiian organizations will be included in improvements to federal child care benefits (Hirono Senate) 3/13/14

Senate approves Tester measure to improve tribal child care facilities (Tester Senate) 3/13/14

Three Murkowski amendments help to Alaskanize child care block grant bill (Alaska Business Monthly) 3/13/14

NICWA clarifies child maltreatment statistics to Washington Post (4-Traders) 3/12/14

Cherokee Nation study seeks to keep expectant moms, babies healthier (Indian Country Today) 3/12/14

The Affordable Care Act: What's in it for American Indians and Alaska Natives? (Administration for Children & Families) 3/10/12

New Mexico governor signs foster care bill (Sacramento Bee) 3/10/14

Navajo Code Talkers ask for help with decrepit dwellings (LA Times) 3/10/14

The hard lives — and high suicide rate — of Native American children on reservations (Washington Post) 3/9/14

Navajo military veterans struggle with housing (LA Times) 3/8/14

South Dakota's Native children denied due process in custody cases (Indian Country Today) 2/20/14

Opinion: The invisible crisis killing Native American youth (Denver Post) 1/30/14

Indian groups question public child-welfare practices (New York Times) 2/5/14

Tribal juvenile justice outdated (Durango Herald) 1/25/14

Farm bill would cut $8 billion from food-stamp funding (Indian Country Today) 1/28/14

Cherokee Nation health center groundbreaking in Oklahoma (NWA.com) 1/24/14

Cherokee resolution aimed at establishing priority placement for children (Times Record Online Edition) 1/20/14

HIV and Hepatitis exposure concerns on Nevada reservation (POZ) 1/16/14

Judge rules HUD cannot release $3 million to Chukchansi (Name of SourceIndian Country Today) 1/13/14

Cherokee Nation hosting health enrollment fairs for veterans (Indian Country Today) 1/10/14

Native American Development Center forming (Bismarck Tribune) 1/9/14

 

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