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Posted byon July 29, 2011 at 3:01 PM EST
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 2:15 PM EST
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 2:34 PM EST
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 8:04 AM EST
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.
Posted byon February 2, 2011 at 8:53 AM EST
Instead of moving forward to create jobs and strengthen our economy, Senate Republicans want to refight the battles of the past and vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act – the new health reform law.
Posted byon January 27, 2011 at 11:41 AM EST
This series, Voices of Health Reform, highlights how Americans are already benefiting from the health reform law, the Affordable Care Act. This story is about Kayla from South Dakota.
Posted byon August 27, 2010 at 2:59 PM EST
A close look from the Energy Department on the progress of the Administration's efforts to weatherize homes, a key part of the emerging clean energy economy.
Posted byon May 7, 2010 at 3:02 PM EST
HUD Center Director Mark Linton discusses a recent conference in South Dakota. The conference addressed community needs on Native American reservation in the Northern Plains.
Posted byon March 19, 2010 at 4:10 PM EST
March 20th is the fourth annual National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, an opportunity to raise awareness about a disease that disproportionately affects the American Indian and Alaska Native communities.
Posted byon December 29, 2009 at 11:05 AM EST
With the House and Senate having passed monumental health insurance reform legislation, we look at how the bills match up with the concerns we heard a year ago from thousands of health care community discussions across the country during the Transition period.