In a dramatic turn of events candidate Brian Weeden received 346 votes out of a total voting turn out of 472! Councilman Weeden spoke exclusively with indigenous Boston’s Daniel Strong Walker Thomas, about his new role and gave us some details about his background.
Here in Massachusetts, as the weather changes from 70 to 30 as quickly as a speeding car on the Pike with a State Trooper in sight, Climate change is on our collective minds. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-Ny and our hometown Dem Senator Ed Markey introduced new legislation framework called the “New Green Deal.” This legislation calls for the elimination of our countries carbon emissions through changes to our infrastructure, specifically manufacturing processes, transportation, shipping vehicles and our farming methods.
By SUSAN HAIGH, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Various factions have begun angling to get a piece of the action if Connecticut pushes ahead with legalizing sports gambling in the Continue Reading
Savannah LaFontaine Greywind Published December 8, 2018 WASHINGTON — With the Senate passage of S. 1942 is named for Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind from North Dakota, who was tragically murdered in 2017, the bill nows Continue Reading
Grijalva, Udall Highlight Trump Admin Efforts to Muzzle Congress on Utah Monuments in New Denver Post Op-Ed
The sun sets over Bears Ears National Monument, as seen from the Moki Dugway on June 11, north of Mexican Hat, Utah. Photo by Katherine Frey, The Washington Post Published Continue Reading
Savannah LaFontaine Greywind Published December 7, 2018 WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed the Savanna’s Act. Named for Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind, who was abducted and tragically killed last year in Fargo, Continue Reading
Keep Oklahoma Beautiful President Shanon Phillips, Keep Oklahoma Beautiful Executive Director Jeanette Nance, Cherokee Nation Secretary of Natural Resources Sara Hill, Oklahoma Secretary of Energy and Environment Michael Teague. Published Continue Reading
Udall, Heinrich, Luján Introduce Resolution Recognizing 40th Anniversary of the Indian Child Welfare Act
Published December 2, 2018 WASHINGTON — U.S. Senators Tom Udall, vice chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, and Martin Heinrich, along withRepresentative Ben Ray Luján, introduced a bicameral resolution commemorating the 40th anniversary Continue Reading
Gavin and Marina Clarkson Published December 2, 2018 WASHINGTON — Gavin Clarkson (Choctaw), the former Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy and Economic Development — Indian Affairs in the U.S. Department of Interior, Continue Reading