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Posted byon December 5, 2011 at 5:46 PM EST
On December 2, 2011, following the 2011 White House Tribal Nations Conference, President Obama met with a small and regionally diverse group of tribal leaders from across Indian Country.
Obama Administration Investment Promotes Job Growth and Mitigates Environmental Risk in Tribal CommunitiesPosted byon December 5, 2011 at 11:57 AM EST
John R. Fernandez, Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development, discusses the environmental issues facing Indian Country and how President Obama is working to address them.
Posted byon December 2, 2011 at 5:38 PM EST
President Obama today reiterated his deep commitment to making government work better to fulfill our trust management duties, support tribal self-determination and empower American Indian and Alaska Natives to unlock the economic potential of Indian communities.
Posted byon December 1, 2011 at 11:53 AM EST
Eleven young Native American ‘Champions of Change’ share their stories of leadership and service at the White House.
Posted byon December 1, 2011 at 9:50 AM EST
The Assistant Administrator for Native American Affairs at the Small Business Administration explains how the American Jobs Act will benefit the Native American business community
Posted byon November 17, 2011 at 4:00 PM EST
In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness month this past October, the Department of Education, the Department of Health and Human Services, and the Department of Housing and Urban Development collaborated to hold ten town hall events throughout the country on the topic of Engaging Men and Boys in Ending Violence Against Women.
Posted byon November 10, 2011 at 4:19 PM EST
Kimberly Teehee, the White House Domestic Policy Council's Senior Policy Advisor for Native American Affairs, reflects on the contributions of American Indian and Alaska Native veterans.
Posted byon November 9, 2011 at 3:34 PM EST
The Department of Justice holds a special event in the Great Hall commemorating National Native American Heritage Month.
Posted byon November 3, 2011 at 3:27 PM EST
Jill Schumann, President & CEO of Lutheran Services in America, joins over 150 of her members at the Community Leaders Briefing Series at the White House to engage in a two-way dialogue.
Posted byon November 3, 2011 at 11:53 AM EST
Misty Thomas, Director of the Dakota Tiwahe Service Unit (DTSU), the Social Services Department for the Santee Sioux Nation, discusses the power within each of us to change a bad situation and how domestic violence can be prevented through education about healthy relationships.