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Report: Alaska has largest voting-age Native population in US

...up 17 percent of Alaska's voting-age population, the highest percentage of any state, said Malia Villegas, National Congress of American Indians Policy Research Center director. Villegas gave a presentation on the Native vote at the joint...
What others say: Mandela's commitment to equality rarely seen

...and equality for black South Africans. He became increasingly politically active and in 1944 joined the African National Congress. For many years he led non-violent actions and civil disobedience against the South African government and its...
Tribal leaders welcome Holder's voting access plan

...Associate Attorney General Tony West discussed the announcement later Monday in Anchorage, during a speech to the National Congress of American Indians.Despite reforms to strengthen voting rights, there also have been setbacks, West told the...

...and the shadow at its shortest," Cyril Ramaphosa, deputy leader of the country's ruling party, the African National Congress, said during the ceremony.WASHINGTON - Americans who already have health insurance are blaming President Barack...
AFN conference opens in Anchorage

...culture throughout the generations to the future," he said.Jacqueline Johnson Pata, executive director of the National Congress of American Indians and an Alaska Native, said convention goers had many concerns including subsistence rights...
Incumbents returned to Sealaska board

...charter-boat operator Clarence Jackson Sr., and Jacqueline Johnson of Fairfax, Va., who is executive director of the National Congress of American Indians. The four will serve three-year terms on the 13-member board for Sealaska, Southeast Alaska's...
Native pageant gives contestants opportunity for leadership

...judges and made presentations during the banquet. Ebarb will represent the Tlingit and Haida people in the Miss National Congress of American Indian pageant in November. Organizer Jackie Tagaban of the central council said she felt strongly there...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives

...types? News Jack-up options considered Enstar: Prices headed north 4-Hers raise funds for trip to National Congress Community News Around the Peninsula Pulse There?s music afoot! ?Murder Ahoy? A farce, some...


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