May 04, 2016

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Alcohol debate in Oklahoma turns testy after Indian comment Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press 520
Utah county defends mail-in voting against Navajo lawsuit Written by BRADY McCOMBS, Associated Press 240
Judge declines to throw out North Dakota voter ID lawsuit Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 251
North Dakota Democrats endorse Chase Iron Eyes for Congress Written by Associated Press 362
ull-time election office to open on Blackfeet reservation Written by Associated Press 411
Long lines bog down Arizona presidential primary Written by BOB CHRISTIE and BRIAN SKOLOFF, Associated Press 346
Bernie Sanders woos American Indians in Arizona Written by NICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press 432
Wife of Bernie Sanders to meet with Apaches in Arizona Written by Associated Press 484
Begay announces run for 1st Congressional District seat Written by Associated Press 409
Utah county sued over voting access for Navajo citizens Written by Associated Press 267
Judge orders districts redrawn in Utah’s San Juan County Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 975
Secretary of state files motion to dismiss voter ID lawsuit Written by Associated Press 512
Montana establishes 5 election offices on tribal land Written by Associated Press 423
North Dakota tribal citizens sue state over voter ID Written by JAMES MacPHERSON, Associated Press 806
Court denies Hawaiian election opponents’ contempt motion Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 527
Blaine County offers 2-day offices for Fort Belknap voting Written by Associated Press 589
Hawaiian self-governance uncertain after election cancelled Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER , Associated Press 882
Campaign Trail Translator: Establishment takes a beating Written by NANCY BENAC, Associated Press 664
Supreme Court blocks Native Hawaiian election vote count Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 789
Supreme Court justice blocks Native Hawaiian vote count Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 871
Opponents ask high court to block Native Hawaiian vote count Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER , Associated Press 954
Fed appeals court won’t stop Hawaiian election vote count Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 956
Vote to proceed involving self-governing by Native Hawaiians Written by Associated Press 1780
Judge to rule Friday on fate of Native Hawaiian election Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 1025
Councilor avoids motion to censure over Native holiday Written by MARY HUDETZ, Associated Press 651
Counties to work with tribal governments on voting access Written by Associated Press 637
Lawsuit, divisiveness hamper Native Hawaiian election effort Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 552
US government weighs in on Native Hawaiian election lawsuit Written by Associated Press 1362
Republican candidate says NFL’s R*dsk*ns name not offensive Written by SERGIO BUSTOS, Associated Press 1239
Tribal leaders demand Montana open satellite voting offices Written by Associated Press 1311
Parties reach settlement in Alaska Native voting-rights case Written by RACHEL D’ORO, Associated Press 1109
Lawsuit: Native Hawaiian election would be unconstitutional Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 2538
Blackfeet man says he’ll run for US House in 2016 Written by LISA BAUMANN, Associated Press 1518
City attorney says mayor broke ethics guidelines Written by Associated Press 1105
Tribal representatives withdraw from Maine Legislature Written by ALANNA DURKIN, Associated Press 1311
Justice Department eyes voting reforms for American Indians Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 1669
Reid hits NFL over ‘racist’ R*dsk*ns name Written by Associated Press 1715
Judge refuses to dismiss Jackson County voting rights case Written by Associated Press 1380
Republican Budget Resolutions: Same Failed Top-Down Economics for Oklahoma Written by WHITE HOUSE MEDIA RELEASE 1717
Bill to receive $150M in federal health care services dies Written by STAFF REPORTS 2111
New Mexico bill calls for study of controlling federal land Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 2972
DOJ asks judge to not dismiss voting rights suit Written by Associated Press 2772
Congressman’s Native American remark causes outcry Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 4045
Judge asks if settlement possible in voting case Written by Associated Press 3375
Fate of Oklahoma congressional race undecided Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press 3010
Alaska Native vote could impact election Written by KATIE MORITZ, Juneau Empire 2993
2 tribes miss deadline to open election offices Written by Associated Press 2963
Justices balk at last-minute voting changes Written by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press 2984
Native Americans say voting rights are violated Written by Associated Press 3562
Sullivan defends record on Alaska Native issues Written by BECKY BOHRER, Associated Press 2847
Request for rehearing in voter ID case rejected Written by SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press 2688
Wisconsin voter ID foes ask court to reconsider Written by TODD RICHMOND, Associated Press 2797
USDA Announces Investments to Increase Economic Activity in Rural Areas and on Native Lands Written by USDA Media Release 3378
Poarch Creeks donate to GOPKIM CHANDLER, Associated Press Written by KIM CHANDLER, Associated Press 2754
Tension as Seattle indigenous vote delayed Written by Associated Press 2845
Judge orders state to help Yup'ik, Gwich'in voters Written by Associated Press 2763
Lawmakers ask NFL to support Washington team name change Written by FENIT NIRAPPIL, Associated Press 2973
Voting office to open on Blackfeet reservation Written by as 3422
County name change to 'Oglala Lakota County' proposal OK’d for vote Written by Associated Press 2620
CAMPAIGN WATCH: This week in the race to November Written by LISA BAUMANN, Associated Press 2735
Native speakers focus of voting rights trial Written by Associated Press 2597
Standoff with Indians at mine in Amazon ends Written by Associated Press 2745
Tribal leaders welcome Holder's voting access plan Written by RACHEL D'ORO, Associated Press 2832
Native Americans hold rally at Oklahoma Capitol Written by Associated Press 2886
Trial scheduled in voting rights case Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 2590
Native American cabinet position proposed in Okla. Written by KRISTI EATON, Associated Press 3783
Lobbyists dole out $400K in campaign contributions Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 3353
Okla.’s Shannon says he’s running for US Senate Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press 3105
Former SD senator explores run as Independent for US office Written by Karen Eagle, Native Sun News 6295
NCAI elects new Executive Committee Written by Sarah Beccio, NCAI Media ReleaseTULSA, Okla. – The National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) elected a new Executive Committee today at the 70th Annual Convention & Marketplace. The Executive Committee is charged with advancing the mission of NCAI to p 4857
SD board defers stand on Indian voting stations Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press Writer 4560
3 SD tribes seek state help for voting stations Written by Associated Press 3992
Alaska Natives sue over election translations Written by Associated Press 4392
Political odd couple together again on voting law Written by LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press 3279
Can escape clause save voting rights provision? Written by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press 4728
Indian Attorney Association to help voters on election day Written by Oklahoma Indian Bar Association News Release 6154
Epic Mass. Senate battle races toward Election Day Written by STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press 4361
Tribal leaders push for big Indian voter turnout Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 5749
Judge denies satellite voting for Montana Indians Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 4468
No high court action on voting rights law Written by MARK SHERMAN and JAY REEVES, Associated Press 4201
Minorities donating little to presidential races Written by JACK GILLUM and LUIS ALONSO LUGO, Associated Press 4063
National tribal group focuses on voter ID laws Written by Associated Press 5440
Groups mobilize to register Native voters Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 7307
FACT CHECK: Presidential debate missteps Written by CALVIN WOODWARD, Associated Press 5708
Mass. Senate hopefuls battle over work histories Written by STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press 4907
NCAI Characterizes Massachusetts Senate Campaign as 'Extremely Disturbing' Written by NCAI News Release 6889
Study: ID laws could trip up young minority voters Written by SONYA ROSS, Associated Press 4978
Native Vote Launches National Grassroots Media Campaign Written by Publisher 6170
Federal court rejects Florida early voting changes Written by GARY FINEOUT, Associated Press 4020
NM taxpayers spent nearly $8M on redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5763
Tribes work for record Native American vote Written by Associated Press 4577
Feds to monitor NM polls on election day Written by Associated Press 5896
Justice Dept. to monitor Pine Ridge vote Written by Associated Press 5551
US Sen. Brown calls for bipartisanship, civility Written by BOB SALSBERG, Associated Press Writer 5285
Mass. Senate hopeful explains heritage listing Written by Associated Press 5344
In Mass, document supports Warren’s Cherokee claim Written by Associated Press 5649
In Mass. US Senate race, a question of Native heritage Written by STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press 5308
House GOP responds with own bill to protect women Written by JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press 5482
A political tip sheet for the rest of us Written by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press 5615
Court denies Wyoming county’s voting rights appeal Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press 11113
NM lawmakers put off vote on Indian Affairs nominee Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 9138
A political tip sheet for the rest of us Written by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press 4468
Obama holds fundraiser with tribal supporters Written by KEN THOMAS, Associated Press 5660
Residents of SD county sue over early voting Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7083
Judge adopts NM Senate redistricting compromise Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 5853
Navajo Nation sues Utah county over voting issues Written by JENNIFER DOBNER, Associated Press 4488
Compromise plan offered on NM Senate redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4719
Court issues decision in state House redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4719
Trial starts on NM congressional redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5074
Web an increasing tool to link campaigns, voters Written by BETH FOUHY, Associated Press 4124
GOP, some Democrats eye redistricting compromise Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 6047
Nevada tribes now part of governor's cabinet Written by Associated Press 5139
SD lawmakers approve new 35 voting districts Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 6068
SD redistricting fight to focus on Aberdeen area Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 5096
NM Dems oppose special master for redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4479
Election language help waived for SD counties Written by Associated Press 4557
Fla. wants end to federal oversight of elections Written by BILL KACZOR, Associated Press 4677
Organization hosts unprecedented polling event Written by KIM BACA 4940
Analysis: NM redistricting replays 2001 battle Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4567
Panel approves changes to SD legislative districts Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 4696
GOP objects to redistricting plan for PRC Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5173
New Mexico House approves PRC redistricting plan Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4947
Panel works to redraw SD legislative districts Written by Associated Press 5002
Lawmakers urged to keep Indian-majority districts Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4160
Martinez to hold summit with NM tribal leaders Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 6163
Okla. congressman praises proposed domestic violence law Written by Associated Press 5392
Court reconsiders Arizona voter citizenship law Written by LINDA DEUTSCH, Associated Press 5462
New Mexico lawmakers start task of redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 6403
Recount ordered in Choctaw chief race Written by Associated Press 6003
SD redistricting panel plans hearings for summer Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 7236
Cowan Watts Seeking Re-Election to Cherokee Council Written by Cara Cowan Watts Campaign 9399
Fremont Co. elections cost nearly $77,000 Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6781
Voter bribery bill fails in SD House panel Written by NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press 7031
Senate Republicans takes up voter ID requirement Written by SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press 6870
House panel shelves proposal to require voter ID Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 7074
Committee moves bill to change voting districts Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6931
Wyo. lawmakers consider changing voting districts Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6965
Polling places may be required on ND reservations Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 8348
Mail ballots fail amid charges of racism Written by MATT GOURAS, Associated Press 7289
Indians question Colorado firm’s motives in vote case Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press 8803
Committee endorses hybrid districting bill Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press Writer 7542
Food for Votes - SD won't prosecute food-for-votes allegations Written by CHET BROKAW, 
Associated Press Writer 6762
Kristi Noem Faces Indian Country Written by Ernestine Chasing Hawk, Native Sun News staff 10167
Introducing the new governors around the nation Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 9126
Republicans win House; Democrats keep Senate Written by STEVEN R. HURST, Associated Press 8867
House committees to get new GOP chairmen Written by LARRY MARGASAK and JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press 6228
Okla. House candidate goes door-to-door Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native American Times 7993
Judge orders reservation voting sites open Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7738
Jackley investigating food for votes claims Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7428
Benson prosecutor responds to tribal lawsuit Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6427
Congress punts tough choice until after election Written by ANDREW TAYLOR and LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press Writers 4780
And they're out! Congress flees DC to campaign Written by LAURIE KELLMAN and JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press Writers 4873
Okla. ballot ranges from schools, official English Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 4955
Lawsuit against state questions could be refiled Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5759
Cherokee Tribal Councilor announces run for Chief's seat Written by Bill John Baker for Principal Chief Campaign release 6353
Cherokee Chief Announces His Re-Election Bid Written by Smith/Soap Campaign Office Release 6519
INDN’s List Opposes Racially Charged Comments by Mayor Written by INDN's List release 6498
Justice Department to monitor elections in Apache, Navajo counties Written by U.S. Department of Justice 5412
NM senator, Navajo VP to contend for presidency Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 5204
Navajos to narrow crowd of presidential hopefuls Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5017
12 Navajos vie for tribe's top elected position Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 5691
Judge to hear Fremont County voting arguments Written by BEN NEARY, 
Associated Press Writer 5108
Fremont County Commission endorses 2 voting plans Written by BEN NEARY, 
Associated Press Writer 4753
Few Navajo lawmakers will have incumbent advantage Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 4985
Filing deadline for Navajo Nation Council extended Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 4914
Osage Nation Election Results Written by Paula Stabler, Osage Nation 9512
Tofpi disputes turnout of recall vote Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native American Times 6702
Kiowa chairman faces recall vote Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native Times Correspondent 9046
Osage Nation Elections to be held June 7th Written by PAULA STABLER, Osage Nation 7825
Econ development popular platform on Navajo Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 5977
Hearing on Navajo election matter called off Written by Associated Press 5772
Fremont County delays candidate registrations Written by BEN NEARY
, Associated Press Writer 4815
Crist gets warm welcome from Seminoles Written by Associated Press 4786
Nearly a dozen file for Navajo Nation's top job Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 7107
Lovejoy aims to be first Navajo female president Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 5781
Fremont Co. scrambles to address voting system Written by Associated Press 4738
Cape Wind adds wrinkle to Mass. governor’s race Written by STEVE LeBLANC
, Associated Press Writer 5797
Navajo Nation VP running for tribal president Written by Associated Press 5892
Ousted SD tribal leader questions election Written by Associated Press 5453
5 look to become next Navajo Nation president Written by Associated Press 6961
Navajo high court hears arguments in election case Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 5723
Navajo judge halts applications for Tribal Council Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 5146
3 names removed from Crow Creek ballot Written by Associated Press 5877
Mohegans name first female chief in 300-plus years Written by STEPHANIE REITZ, 
Associated Press Writer 5997
ACLU seeks to expand voting lawsuit Written by WAYNE ORTMAN
, Associated Press Writer 6864
Little Shell opposition sets March 6 election Written by Associated Press 5893
Grievance over Navajo Council reduction dismissed Written by Associated Press 7552
Three Affiliated Tribes chairman wants second term Written by Associated Press 6366
NC inauguration ceremony held for Lumbee chairman Written by Associated Press 6436
Little Shell opposition plans Feb. election Written by Associated Press 6218
Ruling awaited in Fremont Co. voting rights case Written by BEN NEARY
, Associated Press Writer 6156
SD House rejects plan to add American Indian panel Written by Associated Press 5922
Departure of ND Sen. Dorgan unsettles Democrats Written by DALE WETZEL, 
Associated Press Writer 6594
Newton, Dutchie win seats on Southern Ute council Written by Associated Press 7196
Navajos vote to reduce size of Tribal Council Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press Writer 6718
Judge’s ruling puts Navajo president back on job Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press Writer 6903
Navajo politics turn sour over move to cut council Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press Writer 8101
BIA, tribal police dispatched to Cheyenne-Arapaho Complex Written by LISA SNELL, Native American Times 16975
Outgoing Cheyenne and Arapaho governor avoids office during protest Written by Associated Press 8140
Hopi tribal members elect chairman, vice chairman Written by Associated Press 7108
Muscogee (Creek) Nation to hold General, Special Elections Written by THOMPSON GOUGE, Muscogee Creek Nation 9666
2nd PETITION TO REMOVE CREEK CHIEF NOT RECEIVED Written by THOMPSON GOUGE Muscogee (Creek) Nation Public Relations 10172

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