July 31, 2015

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Blackfeet man says he’ll run for US House in 2016 Written by LISA BAUMANN, Associated Press 492
City attorney says mayor broke ethics guidelines Written by Associated Press 293
Tribal representatives withdraw from Maine Legislature Written by ALANNA DURKIN, Associated Press 479
Justice Department eyes voting reforms for American Indians Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 718
Reid hits NFL over ‘racist’ R*dsk*ns name Written by Associated Press 849
Judge refuses to dismiss Jackson County voting rights case Written by Associated Press 663
Republican Budget Resolutions: Same Failed Top-Down Economics for Oklahoma Written by WHITE HOUSE MEDIA RELEASE 982
Bill to receive $150M in federal health care services dies Written by STAFF REPORTS 1356
New Mexico bill calls for study of controlling federal land Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 2198
DOJ asks judge to not dismiss voting rights suit Written by Associated Press 2064
Congressman’s Native American remark causes outcry Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 3226
Judge asks if settlement possible in voting case Written by Associated Press 2599
Fate of Oklahoma congressional race undecided Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press 2303
Alaska Native vote could impact election Written by KATIE MORITZ, Juneau Empire 2277
2 tribes miss deadline to open election offices Written by Associated Press 2269
Justices balk at last-minute voting changes Written by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press 2235
Native Americans say voting rights are violated Written by Associated Press 2763
Sullivan defends record on Alaska Native issues Written by BECKY BOHRER, Associated Press 2200
Request for rehearing in voter ID case rejected Written by SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press 2072
Wisconsin voter ID foes ask court to reconsider Written by TODD RICHMOND, Associated Press 2197
USDA Announces Investments to Increase Economic Activity in Rural Areas and on Native Lands Written by USDA Media Release 2822
Poarch Creeks donate to GOPKIM CHANDLER, Associated Press Written by KIM CHANDLER, Associated Press 2189
Tension as Seattle indigenous vote delayed Written by Associated Press 2246
Judge orders state to help Yup'ik, Gwich'in voters Written by Associated Press 2171
Lawmakers ask NFL to support Washington team name change Written by FENIT NIRAPPIL, Associated Press 2387
Voting office to open on Blackfeet reservation Written by as 2670
County name change to 'Oglala Lakota County' proposal OK’d for vote Written by Associated Press 1846
CAMPAIGN WATCH: This week in the race to November Written by LISA BAUMANN, Associated Press 2013
Native speakers focus of voting rights trial Written by Associated Press 1837
Standoff with Indians at mine in Amazon ends Written by Associated Press 2050
Tribal leaders welcome Holder's voting access plan Written by RACHEL D'ORO, Associated Press 1907
Native Americans hold rally at Oklahoma Capitol Written by Associated Press 2087
Trial scheduled in voting rights case Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 1913
Native American cabinet position proposed in Okla. Written by KRISTI EATON, Associated Press 3028
Lobbyists dole out $400K in campaign contributions Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 2613
Okla.’s Shannon says he’s running for US Senate Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press 2344
Former SD senator explores run as Independent for US office Written by Karen Eagle, Native Sun News 4767
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 3803
SD board defers stand on Indian voting stations Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press Writer 3648
3 SD tribes seek state help for voting stations Written by Associated Press 3156
Alaska Natives sue over election translations Written by Associated Press 3556
Political odd couple together again on voting law Written by LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press 2541
Can escape clause save voting rights provision? Written by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press 3955
Indian Attorney Association to help voters on election day Written by Oklahoma Indian Bar Association News Release 5314
Epic Mass. Senate battle races toward Election Day Written by STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press 3577
Tribal leaders push for big Indian voter turnout Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 4857
Judge denies satellite voting for Montana Indians Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 3675
No high court action on voting rights law Written by MARK SHERMAN and JAY REEVES, Associated Press 3456
Minorities donating little to presidential races Written by JACK GILLUM and LUIS ALONSO LUGO, Associated Press 3307
National tribal group focuses on voter ID laws Written by Associated Press 4608
Groups mobilize to register Native voters Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 6147
FACT CHECK: Presidential debate missteps Written by CALVIN WOODWARD, Associated Press 4918
Mass. Senate hopefuls battle over work histories Written by STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press 4203
NCAI Characterizes Massachusetts Senate Campaign as 'Extremely Disturbing' Written by NCAI News Release 6000
Study: ID laws could trip up young minority voters Written by SONYA ROSS, Associated Press 4238
Native Vote Launches National Grassroots Media Campaign Written by Publisher 5362
Federal court rejects Florida early voting changes Written by GARY FINEOUT, Associated Press 3202
NM taxpayers spent nearly $8M on redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4829
Tribes work for record Native American vote Written by Associated Press 3736
Feds to monitor NM polls on election day Written by Associated Press 4975
Justice Dept. to monitor Pine Ridge vote Written by Associated Press 4715
US Sen. Brown calls for bipartisanship, civility Written by BOB SALSBERG, Associated Press Writer 4539
Mass. Senate hopeful explains heritage listing Written by Associated Press 4580
In Mass, document supports Warren’s Cherokee claim Written by Associated Press 4777
In Mass. US Senate race, a question of Native heritage Written by STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press 4551
House GOP responds with own bill to protect women Written by JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press 4677
A political tip sheet for the rest of us Written by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press 4875
Court denies Wyoming county’s voting rights appeal Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press 10281
NM lawmakers put off vote on Indian Affairs nominee Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 8320
A political tip sheet for the rest of us Written by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press 3699
Obama holds fundraiser with tribal supporters Written by KEN THOMAS, Associated Press 4902
Residents of SD county sue over early voting Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6104
Judge adopts NM Senate redistricting compromise Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 5034
Navajo Nation sues Utah county over voting issues Written by JENNIFER DOBNER, Associated Press 3731
Compromise plan offered on NM Senate redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 3993
Court issues decision in state House redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 3970
Trial starts on NM congressional redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4302
Web an increasing tool to link campaigns, voters Written by BETH FOUHY, Associated Press 3341
GOP, some Democrats eye redistricting compromise Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5169
Nevada tribes now part of governor's cabinet Written by Associated Press 4356
SD lawmakers approve new 35 voting districts Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 5083
SD redistricting fight to focus on Aberdeen area Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 4335
NM Dems oppose special master for redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 3725
Election language help waived for SD counties Written by Associated Press 3768
Fla. wants end to federal oversight of elections Written by BILL KACZOR, Associated Press 3871
Organization hosts unprecedented polling event Written by KIM BACA 4143
Analysis: NM redistricting replays 2001 battle Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 3853
Panel approves changes to SD legislative districts Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 3957
GOP objects to redistricting plan for PRC Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4387
New Mexico House approves PRC redistricting plan Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4133
Panel works to redraw SD legislative districts Written by Associated Press 4109
Lawmakers urged to keep Indian-majority districts Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 3379
Martinez to hold summit with NM tribal leaders Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5198
Okla. congressman praises proposed domestic violence law Written by Associated Press 4485
Court reconsiders Arizona voter citizenship law Written by LINDA DEUTSCH, Associated Press 4655
New Mexico lawmakers start task of redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5546
Recount ordered in Choctaw chief race Written by Associated Press 5108
SD redistricting panel plans hearings for summer Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 6384
Cowan Watts Seeking Re-Election to Cherokee Council Written by Cara Cowan Watts Campaign 8539
Fremont Co. elections cost nearly $77,000 Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5891
Voter bribery bill fails in SD House panel Written by NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press 6261
Senate Republicans takes up voter ID requirement Written by SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press 6057
House panel shelves proposal to require voter ID Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 6277
Committee moves bill to change voting districts Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6059
Wyo. lawmakers consider changing voting districts Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6236
Polling places may be required on ND reservations Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7559
Mail ballots fail amid charges of racism Written by MATT GOURAS, Associated Press 6557
Indians question Colorado firm’s motives in vote case Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press 8017
Committee endorses hybrid districting bill Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press Writer 6785
Food for Votes - SD won't prosecute food-for-votes allegations Written by CHET BROKAW, 
Associated Press Writer 6014
Kristi Noem Faces Indian Country Written by Ernestine Chasing Hawk, Native Sun News staff 9244
Introducing the new governors around the nation Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 8339
Republicans win House; Democrats keep Senate Written by STEVEN R. HURST, Associated Press 8068
House committees to get new GOP chairmen Written by LARRY MARGASAK and JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press 5502
Okla. House candidate goes door-to-door Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native American Times 7127
Judge orders reservation voting sites open Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6934
Jackley investigating food for votes claims Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6600
Benson prosecutor responds to tribal lawsuit Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5577
Congress punts tough choice until after election Written by ANDREW TAYLOR and LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press Writers 4043
And they're out! Congress flees DC to campaign Written by LAURIE KELLMAN and JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press Writers 4199
Okla. ballot ranges from schools, official English Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 4210
Lawsuit against state questions could be refiled Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5004
Cherokee Tribal Councilor announces run for Chief's seat Written by Bill John Baker for Principal Chief Campaign release 5561
Cherokee Chief Announces His Re-Election Bid Written by Smith/Soap Campaign Office Release 5801
INDN’s List Opposes Racially Charged Comments by Mayor Written by INDN's List release 5690
Justice Department to monitor elections in Apache, Navajo counties Written by U.S. Department of Justice 4676
NM senator, Navajo VP to contend for presidency Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 4376
Navajos to narrow crowd of presidential hopefuls Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 4312
12 Navajos vie for tribe's top elected position Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 4867
Judge to hear Fremont County voting arguments Written by BEN NEARY, 
Associated Press Writer 4423
Fremont County Commission endorses 2 voting plans Written by BEN NEARY, 
Associated Press Writer 4007
Few Navajo lawmakers will have incumbent advantage Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 4212
Filing deadline for Navajo Nation Council extended Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 4114
Osage Nation Election Results Written by Paula Stabler, Osage Nation 8432
Tofpi disputes turnout of recall vote Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native American Times 5873
Kiowa chairman faces recall vote Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native Times Correspondent 7935
Osage Nation Elections to be held June 7th Written by PAULA STABLER, Osage Nation 6868
Econ development popular platform on Navajo Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 5241
Hearing on Navajo election matter called off Written by Associated Press 5051
Fremont County delays candidate registrations Written by BEN NEARY
, Associated Press Writer 4072
Crist gets warm welcome from Seminoles Written by Associated Press 4031
Nearly a dozen file for Navajo Nation's top job Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 6287
Lovejoy aims to be first Navajo female president Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 5062
Fremont Co. scrambles to address voting system Written by Associated Press 4006
Cape Wind adds wrinkle to Mass. governor’s race Written by STEVE LeBLANC
, Associated Press Writer 5086
Navajo Nation VP running for tribal president Written by Associated Press 5077
Ousted SD tribal leader questions election Written by Associated Press 4747
5 look to become next Navajo Nation president Written by Associated Press 6124
Navajo high court hears arguments in election case Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 4970
Navajo judge halts applications for Tribal Council Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 4361
3 names removed from Crow Creek ballot Written by Associated Press 4929
Mohegans name first female chief in 300-plus years Written by STEPHANIE REITZ, 
Associated Press Writer 5248
ACLU seeks to expand voting lawsuit Written by WAYNE ORTMAN
, Associated Press Writer 6018
Little Shell opposition sets March 6 election Written by Associated Press 5111
Grievance over Navajo Council reduction dismissed Written by Associated Press 6774
Three Affiliated Tribes chairman wants second term Written by Associated Press 5636
NC inauguration ceremony held for Lumbee chairman Written by Associated Press 5673
Little Shell opposition plans Feb. election Written by Associated Press 5471
Ruling awaited in Fremont Co. voting rights case Written by BEN NEARY
, Associated Press Writer 5426
SD House rejects plan to add American Indian panel Written by Associated Press 5196
Departure of ND Sen. Dorgan unsettles Democrats Written by DALE WETZEL, 
Associated Press Writer 5863
Newton, Dutchie win seats on Southern Ute council Written by Associated Press 6468
Navajos vote to reduce size of Tribal Council Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press Writer 5974
Judge’s ruling puts Navajo president back on job Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press Writer 6211
Navajo politics turn sour over move to cut council Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press Writer 7345
BIA, tribal police dispatched to Cheyenne-Arapaho Complex Written by LISA SNELL, Native American Times 15604
Outgoing Cheyenne and Arapaho governor avoids office during protest Written by Associated Press 7294
Hopi tribal members elect chairman, vice chairman Written by Associated Press 6275
Muscogee (Creek) Nation to hold General, Special Elections Written by THOMPSON GOUGE, Muscogee Creek Nation 8670
2nd PETITION TO REMOVE CREEK CHIEF NOT RECEIVED Written by THOMPSON GOUGE Muscogee (Creek) Nation Public Relations 9405

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