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Posted byon June 8, 2012 at 8:00 AM EST
The Obama Administration announces another step towards preparing the next generation of Native American students for success with the launch of the “State-Tribal Education Partnership” – or STEP – pilot program.
Posted byon May 31, 2012 at 11:14 AM EST
The White House hosts a panel discussion of leaders who have contributed to the progress of the First Lady’s Let’s Move! in Indian Country initiative and whose work can be expanded across Indian Country.
Posted byon May 31, 2012 at 9:09 AM EST
Danny Werfel provides an update on the Administration's ongoing effrots to consolidate and sell off excess Federal properties that are no longer needed.
Posted byon May 25, 2012 at 3:54 PM EST
The White House recognizes community leaders in observance of the one year anniversary of Let's Move! in Indian Country,
Posted byon April 20, 2012 at 3:23 PM EST
To continue the ongoing dialogue regarding issues facing Native Americans, the White House issues a summary of the conference entitled "Achieving a Brighter Future for Tribal Nations."
Posted byon April 11, 2012 at 5:26 PM EST
The Department of Justice and the Department of the Interior announce the settlement of breach-of-trust lawsuits between the U.S. government and more than 40 federally recognized American Indian Tribes.
Posted byon April 10, 2012 at 4:23 PM EST
On Wednesday, April 11, 2012, senior members of the Obama Administration will join tribal leaders to announce a significant step forward in the resolution of tribal trust cases pending against the United States.
Posted byon March 26, 2012 at 12:49 PM EST
As the Department’s Tribal Consultation Official, Senior Adviser on Native American Affairs Dee Alexander’s principal responsibility is implementing the Department’s Tribal Coordination and Consultation Policy, per President’s Obama’s Executive Order 13175 (PDF), which ensures meaningful and timely input by tribal officials in the development of policies that have tribal implications.
Posted byon March 23, 2012 at 9:30 AM EST
The National Ocean Council is making available a wealth of data for successful planning and management in the Arctic.
Posted byon March 22, 2012 at 12:34 PM EST
President Obama discusses his commitment to expanding oil and gas production as part of an all-of-the-above strategy for American energy.