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Obama Administration Investment Promotes Job Growth and Mitigates Environmental Risk in Tribal CommunitiesPosted byon December 5, 2011 at 12:57 PM EDT
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 4:16 PM EDT
Shelley Metzenbaum on the success of the Safe Indian Communities Agency Priority Goal.
Posted byon October 28, 2011 at 5:49 PM EDT
Maren Johnson, a junior at Watertown High School in Watertown, SD, describes how she spreads the word on the importance of washing your hands.
Posted byon October 5, 2011 at 7:06 PM EDT
We need a paradigm shift in the breast cancer world – in government, the media, research, and advocacy - to focus on those areas that are truly meaningful to the goal of ending breast cancer, to primary prevention and to the causes and prevention of metastasis.
Posted byon September 26, 2011 at 3:47 PM EDT
At Lake Area Technical Institute (LATI), students start learning job- specific skills from day one. With a job placement rate of 98%, LATI serves as a model for giving students the necessary tools to adapt to the demands of today's workforce.
Posted byon September 9, 2011 at 5:13 PM EDT
See what impact the President's plan will have in your community
Posted byon July 29, 2011 at 4:01 PM EDT
Assistant Attorney General Thomas Perrelli shares the work that the Department of Justice has undertaken to implement the Tribal Law and Order Act into law on the one year anniversary of President Obama signing it into law.
Posted byon July 28, 2011 at 3:15 PM EDT
Through an inter-agency partnership, $95 million in grants has been made available for communities across the country to build more sustainable infrastructure.
Posted byon July 27, 2011 at 3:34 PM EDT
Kimberly Teehee, Senior Policy Advisor for Native American Affairs, reflects on the one year anniversary of the Tribal Law and Order Act, which improves the ability of Indian tribes to investigate and prosecute crimes impacting tribal communities.
Posted byon July 21, 2011 at 9:04 AM EDT
Jason Frerichs, a farmer/rancher, educator, and lawmaker from Wilmot, South Dakota, speaks on the importance of broadband internet access in small towns and a competitive livestock industry to maintain producer confidence.