January 23, 2017

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Trump bristles over crowd size, Indigenous women join rally Written by JULIE PACE and JILL COLVIN, Associated Press 176
Experience with DAPL protests spurs bills Written by JAMES MacPHERSON, Associated Press 452
Revolt fizzles as Trump easily wins Electoral College vote Written by STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press 404
Feds expand areas where ballots will be in Native languages Written by Associated Press 1169
Trump not saying what he’ll do about Dakota Access pipeline Written by JAMES MacPHERSON and BLAKE NICHOLSON, Associated Press 235
Memo claims Trump backs pipeline based on policy, not investments Written by MATTHEW DALY, Associated Press 242
Okla. gov says Trump visit centered on tribes, energy industry Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press 288
Tribes’ talk to North Dakota lawmakers canceled over protest Written by JAMES MacPHERSON and BLAKE NICHOLSON, Associated Press 409
Many minorities find 'President-elect Trump’ scary prospect Written by JAY REEVES, Associated Press 334
Declining oil revenues challenge next North Dakota governor Written by JAMES MacPHERSON, Associated Press 294
Donald Trump’s Wisconsin win nets him presidenc Written by SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press 318
Elder places historic vote at Pyramid Lake Paiute Reservation Written by Stacey Montooth 721
Montana House race contrast: Navy SEAL vs Indian educator Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 420
Nevada tribes seek $117K in legal costs in voting suit Written by Associated Press 361
Rhode Island to accept voters’ tribal ID cards Written by Associated Press 549
Court considers blocking Arizona ballot-collection law Written by BOB CHRISTIE, Associated Pres 402
Federal judge denies Navajos’ request for more polling sites Written by Associated Press 413
Libertarian’s Johnson has never been the typical politician Written by NICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press 506
Court-ordered voting site set for Nevada tribe in US suit Written by Associated Press 360
N.D. candidates promote face-to-face talks on pipeline Written by DAVE KOLPACK, Associated Press 386
US Justice Department backs Nevada tribes on voting test Written by SCOTT SONNER, Associated Press 600
As Clinton focuses on debate, Trump says he’d champion women Written by JILL COLVIN, Associated Press 525
Affidavit allowed for North Dakota voters lacking ID Written by Associated Press 352
Navajos ask federal judge to restore polling places in Utah Written by BRADY McCOMBS, Associated Press 341
Green Party’s Jill Stein charged with trespassing, mischief at pipeline protest Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 754
Nevada tribes: Unequal polling access violates voting rights Written by SCOTT SONNER, Associated Press 562
Court denies appeal in case about Native Hawaiian election Written by CATHY BUSSEWITZ, Associated Press 679
Candidate says Indian reservations hinder free markets Written by MATT VOLZ, Associated Press 1251
Texas reaches deal on weaker voter ID rules for November Written by PAUL J. WEBER, Associated Press 698
Judge blocks North Dakota’s voter identification law Written by JAMES MacPHERSON, Associated Press 607
Montana race with Native woman candidate remains under radar Written by BOBBY CAINA CALVAN, Associated Press 891
Trump’s ‘Make America Great Again’ target of minority satire Written by RUSSELL CONTRERAS, Associated Press 1077
September date set for North Carolina voter ID state trial Written by GARY D. ROBERTSON, Associated Press 740
Connecticut tribal leaders speak out against Trump’s remarks Written by SUSAN HAIGH, Associated Press 792
Online system aimed at raising Oklahoma voter registration Written by Associated Press 674
Trump's 'Pocahontas' attack rooted in Warren heritage issue Written by Associated Press 1102
Gov. appoints first American Indian to MN Supreme Court Written by KYLE POTTER, Associated Press 965
American Indians urn focus inward for political empowerment Written by BOBBY CAINA CALVAN, Associated Press 791
Native Americans turn focus inward for political empowerment Written by BOBBY CAINA CALVAN, Associated Press 916
Judge asked to temporarily block North Dakota voter ID laws Written by Associated Press 894
Penobscots vacate statehouse seat it has held since 1800s Written by Associated Press 861
Fed appeals court considers if Hawaiian election case moot Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 969
Trail Translator: Gun debate revolves around 27 words Written by NANCY BENAC, Associated Press 876
Sen. Warren lashes out at Republicans, Trump over judges Written by ERICA WERNER, AP Congressional Correspondent 856
Navajo Nation lawmakers firming up meeting with Donald Trump Written by Associated Press 744
About 60 percent of Mont. absentee voters have cast ballots so far Written by BOBBY CAINA CALVAN, Associated Press 773
Casino reverses media ban at New Mexico GOP convention Written by MORGAN LEE, Associated Press 681
Montana sets up 13 satellite voting offices for tribes Written by Associated Press 903
Media banned from political convention on tribal property Written by MORGAN LEE, Associated Press 775
Bernie Sanders calls for ‘new relationship’ with Native Americans Written by Campaign Media Release 1860
Alcohol debate in Oklahoma turns testy after Indian comment Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press 1433
Utah county defends mail-in voting against Navajo lawsuit Written by BRADY McCOMBS, Associated Press 921
Judge declines to throw out North Dakota voter ID lawsuit Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 1013
North Dakota Democrats endorse Chase Iron Eyes for Congress Written by Associated Press 1094
ull-time election office to open on Blackfeet reservation Written by Associated Press 1087
Long lines bog down Arizona presidential primary Written by BOB CHRISTIE and BRIAN SKOLOFF, Associated Press 992
Bernie Sanders woos American Indians in Arizona Written by NICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press 1122
Wife of Bernie Sanders to meet with Apaches in Arizona Written by Associated Press 1244
Begay announces run for 1st Congressional District seat Written by Associated Press 1051
Utah county sued over voting access for Navajo citizens Written by Associated Press 840
Judge orders districts redrawn in Utah’s San Juan County Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 1590
Secretary of state files motion to dismiss voter ID lawsuit Written by Associated Press 1107
Montana establishes 5 election offices on tribal land Written by Associated Press 1010
North Dakota tribal citizens sue state over voter ID Written by JAMES MacPHERSON, Associated Press 1559
Court denies Hawaiian election opponents’ contempt motion Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 1073
Blaine County offers 2-day offices for Fort Belknap voting Written by Associated Press 1215
Hawaiian self-governance uncertain after election cancelled Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER , Associated Press 1469
Campaign Trail Translator: Establishment takes a beating Written by NANCY BENAC, Associated Press 1258
Supreme Court blocks Native Hawaiian election vote count Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 1416
Supreme Court justice blocks Native Hawaiian vote count Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 1445
Opponents ask high court to block Native Hawaiian vote count Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER , Associated Press 1565
Fed appeals court won’t stop Hawaiian election vote count Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 1483
Vote to proceed involving self-governing by Native Hawaiians Written by Associated Press 2451
Judge to rule Friday on fate of Native Hawaiian election Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 1612
Councilor avoids motion to censure over Native holiday Written by MARY HUDETZ, Associated Press 1220
Counties to work with tribal governments on voting access Written by Associated Press 1164
Lawsuit, divisiveness hamper Native Hawaiian election effort Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 1112
US government weighs in on Native Hawaiian election lawsuit Written by Associated Press 1889
Republican candidate says NFL’s R*dsk*ns name not offensive Written by SERGIO BUSTOS, Associated Press 1816
Tribal leaders demand Montana open satellite voting offices Written by Associated Press 1989
Parties reach settlement in Alaska Native voting-rights case Written by RACHEL D’ORO, Associated Press 1726
Lawsuit: Native Hawaiian election would be unconstitutional Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 3087
Blackfeet man says he’ll run for US House in 2016 Written by LISA BAUMANN, Associated Press 2155
City attorney says mayor broke ethics guidelines Written by Associated Press 1661
Tribal representatives withdraw from Maine Legislature Written by ALANNA DURKIN, Associated Press 1875
Justice Department eyes voting reforms for American Indians Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 2303
Reid hits NFL over ‘racist’ R*dsk*ns name Written by Associated Press 2327
Judge refuses to dismiss Jackson County voting rights case Written by Associated Press 1952
Republican Budget Resolutions: Same Failed Top-Down Economics for Oklahoma Written by WHITE HOUSE MEDIA RELEASE 2262
Bill to receive $150M in federal health care services dies Written by STAFF REPORTS 2716
New Mexico bill calls for study of controlling federal land Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 3534
DOJ asks judge to not dismiss voting rights suit Written by Associated Press 3360
Congressman’s Native American remark causes outcry Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 4608
Judge asks if settlement possible in voting case Written by Associated Press 3951
Fate of Oklahoma congressional race undecided Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press 3546
Alaska Native vote could impact election Written by KATIE MORITZ, Juneau Empire 3592
2 tribes miss deadline to open election offices Written by Associated Press 3542
Justices balk at last-minute voting changes Written by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press 3546
Native Americans say voting rights are violated Written by Associated Press 4177
Sullivan defends record on Alaska Native issues Written by BECKY BOHRER, Associated Press 3435
Request for rehearing in voter ID case rejected Written by SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press 3345
Wisconsin voter ID foes ask court to reconsider Written by TODD RICHMOND, Associated Press 3309
USDA Announces Investments to Increase Economic Activity in Rural Areas and on Native Lands Written by USDA Media Release 3929
Poarch Creeks donate to GOPKIM CHANDLER, Associated Press Written by KIM CHANDLER, Associated Press 3322
Tension as Seattle indigenous vote delayed Written by Associated Press 3378
Judge orders state to help Yup'ik, Gwich'in voters Written by Associated Press 3339
Lawmakers ask NFL to support Washington team name change Written by FENIT NIRAPPIL, Associated Press 3541
Voting office to open on Blackfeet reservation Written by as 3966
County name change to 'Oglala Lakota County' proposal OK’d for vote Written by Associated Press 3214
CAMPAIGN WATCH: This week in the race to November Written by LISA BAUMANN, Associated Press 3320
Native speakers focus of voting rights trial Written by Associated Press 3184
Standoff with Indians at mine in Amazon ends Written by Associated Press 3274
Tribal leaders welcome Holder's voting access plan Written by RACHEL D'ORO, Associated Press 3461
Native Americans hold rally at Oklahoma Capitol Written by Associated Press 3508
Trial scheduled in voting rights case Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 3110
Native American cabinet position proposed in Okla. Written by KRISTI EATON, Associated Press 4471
Lobbyists dole out $400K in campaign contributions Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4057
Okla.’s Shannon says he’s running for US Senate Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press 3660
Former SD senator explores run as Independent for US office Written by Karen Eagle, Native Sun News 7327
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 5668
SD board defers stand on Indian voting stations Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press Writer 5300
3 SD tribes seek state help for voting stations Written by Associated Press 4552
Alaska Natives sue over election translations Written by Associated Press 5006
Political odd couple together again on voting law Written by LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press 3786
Can escape clause save voting rights provision? Written by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press 5368
Indian Attorney Association to help voters on election day Written by Oklahoma Indian Bar Association News Release 6786
Epic Mass. Senate battle races toward Election Day Written by STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press 4972
Tribal leaders push for big Indian voter turnout Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 6474
Judge denies satellite voting for Montana Indians Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 5104
No high court action on voting rights law Written by MARK SHERMAN and JAY REEVES, Associated Press 4774
Minorities donating little to presidential races Written by JACK GILLUM and LUIS ALONSO LUGO, Associated Press 4657
National tribal group focuses on voter ID laws Written by Associated Press 6149
Groups mobilize to register Native voters Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 8128
FACT CHECK: Presidential debate missteps Written by CALVIN WOODWARD, Associated Press 6246
Mass. Senate hopefuls battle over work histories Written by STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press 5502
NCAI Characterizes Massachusetts Senate Campaign as 'Extremely Disturbing' Written by NCAI News Release 7500
Study: ID laws could trip up young minority voters Written by SONYA ROSS, Associated Press 5543
Native Vote Launches National Grassroots Media Campaign Written by Publisher 6751
Federal court rejects Florida early voting changes Written by GARY FINEOUT, Associated Press 4679
NM taxpayers spent nearly $8M on redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 6373
Tribes work for record Native American vote Written by Associated Press 5259
Feds to monitor NM polls on election day Written by Associated Press 6555
Justice Dept. to monitor Pine Ridge vote Written by Associated Press 6163
US Sen. Brown calls for bipartisanship, civility Written by BOB SALSBERG, Associated Press Writer 5828
Mass. Senate hopeful explains heritage listing Written by Associated Press 5876
In Mass, document supports Warren’s Cherokee claim Written by Associated Press 6240
In Mass. US Senate race, a question of Native heritage Written by STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press 5843
House GOP responds with own bill to protect women Written by JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press 6071
A political tip sheet for the rest of us Written by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press 6134
Court denies Wyoming county’s voting rights appeal Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press 11896
NM lawmakers put off vote on Indian Affairs nominee Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 9699
A political tip sheet for the rest of us Written by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press 5014
Obama holds fundraiser with tribal supporters Written by KEN THOMAS, Associated Press 6169
Residents of SD county sue over early voting Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7720
Judge adopts NM Senate redistricting compromise Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 6388
Navajo Nation sues Utah county over voting issues Written by JENNIFER DOBNER, Associated Press 5111
Compromise plan offered on NM Senate redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5292
Court issues decision in state House redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5280
Trial starts on NM congressional redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5613
Web an increasing tool to link campaigns, voters Written by BETH FOUHY, Associated Press 4652
GOP, some Democrats eye redistricting compromise Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 6731
Nevada tribes now part of governor's cabinet Written by Associated Press 5676
SD lawmakers approve new 35 voting districts Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 6908
SD redistricting fight to focus on Aberdeen area Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 5685
NM Dems oppose special master for redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5020
Election language help waived for SD counties Written by Associated Press 5098
Fla. wants end to federal oversight of elections Written by BILL KACZOR, Associated Press 5312
Organization hosts unprecedented polling event Written by KIM BACA 5594
Analysis: NM redistricting replays 2001 battle Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5088
Panel approves changes to SD legislative districts Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 5244
GOP objects to redistricting plan for PRC Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5801
New Mexico House approves PRC redistricting plan Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5615
Panel works to redraw SD legislative districts Written by Associated Press 5652
Lawmakers urged to keep Indian-majority districts Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4720
Martinez to hold summit with NM tribal leaders Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 6882
Okla. congressman praises proposed domestic violence law Written by Associated Press 6019
Court reconsiders Arizona voter citizenship law Written by LINDA DEUTSCH, Associated Press 6044
New Mexico lawmakers start task of redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 6974
Recount ordered in Choctaw chief race Written by Associated Press 6657
SD redistricting panel plans hearings for summer Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 7883
Cowan Watts Seeking Re-Election to Cherokee Council Written by Cara Cowan Watts Campaign 10019
Fremont Co. elections cost nearly $77,000 Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7472
Voter bribery bill fails in SD House panel Written by NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press 7600
Senate Republicans takes up voter ID requirement Written by SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press 7461
House panel shelves proposal to require voter ID Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 7670
Committee moves bill to change voting districts Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7693
Wyo. lawmakers consider changing voting districts Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7539
Polling places may be required on ND reservations Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 8872
Mail ballots fail amid charges of racism Written by MATT GOURAS, Associated Press 7830
Indians question Colorado firm’s motives in vote case Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press 9345
Committee endorses hybrid districting bill Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press Writer 8047
Food for Votes - SD won't prosecute food-for-votes allegations Written by CHET BROKAW, 
Associated Press Writer 7340
Kristi Noem Faces Indian Country Written by Ernestine Chasing Hawk, Native Sun News staff 10822
Introducing the new governors around the nation Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 9753
Republicans win House; Democrats keep Senate Written by STEVEN R. HURST, Associated Press 9463
House committees to get new GOP chairmen Written by LARRY MARGASAK and JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press 6766
Okla. House candidate goes door-to-door Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native American Times 8638
Judge orders reservation voting sites open Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 8327
Jackley investigating food for votes claims Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 8024
Benson prosecutor responds to tribal lawsuit Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7014
Congress punts tough choice until after election Written by ANDREW TAYLOR and LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press Writers 5250
And they're out! Congress flees DC to campaign Written by LAURIE KELLMAN and JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press Writers 5455
Okla. ballot ranges from schools, official English Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5531
Lawsuit against state questions could be refiled Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6256
Cherokee Tribal Councilor announces run for Chief's seat Written by Bill John Baker for Principal Chief Campaign release 6873
Cherokee Chief Announces His Re-Election Bid Written by Smith/Soap Campaign Office Release 7044
INDN’s List Opposes Racially Charged Comments by Mayor Written by INDN's List release 7039
Justice Department to monitor elections in Apache, Navajo counties Written by U.S. Department of Justice 5968
NM senator, Navajo VP to contend for presidency Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 5763
Navajos to narrow crowd of presidential hopefuls Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5509
12 Navajos vie for tribe's top elected position Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 6253
Judge to hear Fremont County voting arguments Written by BEN NEARY, 
Associated Press Writer 5611
Fremont County Commission endorses 2 voting plans Written by BEN NEARY, 
Associated Press Writer 5339
Few Navajo lawmakers will have incumbent advantage Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 5516
Filing deadline for Navajo Nation Council extended Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 5486
Osage Nation Election Results Written by Paula Stabler, Osage Nation 10339
Tofpi disputes turnout of recall vote Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native American Times 7347
Kiowa chairman faces recall vote Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native Times Correspondent 9885
Osage Nation Elections to be held June 7th Written by PAULA STABLER, Osage Nation 8431
Econ development popular platform on Navajo Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 6530
Hearing on Navajo election matter called off Written by Associated Press 6256
Fremont County delays candidate registrations Written by BEN NEARY
, Associated Press Writer 5430
Crist gets warm welcome from Seminoles Written by Associated Press 5385
Nearly a dozen file for Navajo Nation's top job Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 7756
Lovejoy aims to be first Navajo female president Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 6289
Fremont Co. scrambles to address voting system Written by Associated Press 5237
Cape Wind adds wrinkle to Mass. governor’s race Written by STEVE LeBLANC
, Associated Press Writer 6305
Navajo Nation VP running for tribal president Written by Associated Press 6440
Ousted SD tribal leader questions election Written by Associated Press 5943
5 look to become next Navajo Nation president Written by Associated Press 7604
Navajo high court hears arguments in election case Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 6266
Navajo judge halts applications for Tribal Council Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 5720
3 names removed from Crow Creek ballot Written by Associated Press 6574
Mohegans name first female chief in 300-plus years Written by STEPHANIE REITZ, 
Associated Press Writer 6591
ACLU seeks to expand voting lawsuit Written by WAYNE ORTMAN
, Associated Press Writer 7488
Little Shell opposition sets March 6 election Written by Associated Press 6468
Grievance over Navajo Council reduction dismissed Written by Associated Press 8134
Three Affiliated Tribes chairman wants second term Written by Associated Press 6889
NC inauguration ceremony held for Lumbee chairman Written by Associated Press 6967
Little Shell opposition plans Feb. election Written by Associated Press 6775
Ruling awaited in Fremont Co. voting rights case Written by BEN NEARY
, Associated Press Writer 6671
SD House rejects plan to add American Indian panel Written by Associated Press 6444
Departure of ND Sen. Dorgan unsettles Democrats Written by DALE WETZEL, 
Associated Press Writer 7117
Newton, Dutchie win seats on Southern Ute council Written by Associated Press 7760
Navajos vote to reduce size of Tribal Council Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press Writer 7236
Judge’s ruling puts Navajo president back on job Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press Writer 7375
Navajo politics turn sour over move to cut council Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press Writer 8663
BIA, tribal police dispatched to Cheyenne-Arapaho Complex Written by LISA SNELL, Native American Times 18045
Outgoing Cheyenne and Arapaho governor avoids office during protest Written by Associated Press 8749
Hopi tribal members elect chairman, vice chairman Written by Associated Press 7739
Muscogee (Creek) Nation to hold General, Special Elections Written by THOMPSON GOUGE, Muscogee Creek Nation 10392
2nd PETITION TO REMOVE CREEK CHIEF NOT RECEIVED Written by THOMPSON GOUGE Muscogee (Creek) Nation Public Relations 10704