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Report on tribal youth and violence urges action

...Dorgan, who served as chairman of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee until his retirement in 2010."State and federal...North Dakota Democrat and member of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee."Native children dealing with the dire effects...
IHS to pay Alaska Tribal health providers $193 million

...are one reason he hasn't supported moving IHS Acting Director Yvette Roubideaux's reappointment out of the Indian Affairs committee, Begich said.He wants the claims settled, and a funding source identified, before she receives the reappointment...
Sen. Daniel Inouye dies at age 88

...years later to become chairman of the powerful Senate Appropriations Committee.Inouye also chaired the Senate Indian Affairs Committee for many years. He was made an honorary member of the Navajo nation and given the name "The Leader Who Has...
Another write-in for Murkowski also a member of the Appropriations Committee, Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, and the Indian Affairs Committee. Sen. Lisa Murkowski's family has been in Alaska over 100 years. Lisa was born in Alaska and also grew up...
Native leaders ask Congress for Native hunting and fishing priority

...priority and more wildlife management agreements with tribes at a congressional hearing Wednesday. The Senate Indian Affairs Committee spent the afternoon taking testimony on subsistence hunting and fishing issues as part of an oversight hearing...
Rep. Young proposing Alaska Natives control park and refuge jobs

...request to transfer refuge work to itself. The proposal also came up last month in testimony before the Senate Indian Affairs Committee in Washington, D.C. Cathie Harms, spokeswoman for the state Division of Wildlife Conservation in Fairbanks...
Reader backs current 'team' in Washington

...Representatives. Both hold high positions on very powerful committees. Sen. Murkowski is already vice chair of the Indian Affairs Committee and works exceptionally well with the other more senior representatives. Other states are very envious of our...


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