September 28, 2016

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As Clinton focuses on debate, Trump says he’d champion women Written by JILL COLVIN, Associated Press 99
Affidavit allowed for North Dakota voters lacking ID Written by Associated Press 53
Navajos ask federal judge to restore polling places in Utah Written by BRADY McCOMBS, Associated Press 57
Green Party’s Jill Stein charged with trespassing, mischief at pipeline protest Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 368
Nevada tribes: Unequal polling access violates voting rights Written by SCOTT SONNER, Associated Press 170
Court denies appeal in case about Native Hawaiian election Written by CATHY BUSSEWITZ, Associated Press 334
Candidate says Indian reservations hinder free markets Written by MATT VOLZ, Associated Press 817
Texas reaches deal on weaker voter ID rules for November Written by PAUL J. WEBER, Associated Press 372
Judge blocks North Dakota’s voter identification law Written by JAMES MacPHERSON, Associated Press 379
Montana race with Native woman candidate remains under radar Written by BOBBY CAINA CALVAN, Associated Press 596
Trump’s ‘Make America Great Again’ target of minority satire Written by RUSSELL CONTRERAS, Associated Press 720
September date set for North Carolina voter ID state trial Written by GARY D. ROBERTSON, Associated Press 454
Connecticut tribal leaders speak out against Trump’s remarks Written by SUSAN HAIGH, Associated Press 501
Online system aimed at raising Oklahoma voter registration Written by Associated Press 405
Trump's 'Pocahontas' attack rooted in Warren heritage issue Written by Associated Press 803
Gov. appoints first American Indian to MN Supreme Court Written by KYLE POTTER, Associated Press 680
American Indians urn focus inward for political empowerment Written by BOBBY CAINA CALVAN, Associated Press 544
Native Americans turn focus inward for political empowerment Written by BOBBY CAINA CALVAN, Associated Press 651
Judge asked to temporarily block North Dakota voter ID laws Written by Associated Press 591
Penobscots vacate statehouse seat it has held since 1800s Written by Associated Press 617
Fed appeals court considers if Hawaiian election case moot Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 728
Trail Translator: Gun debate revolves around 27 words Written by NANCY BENAC, Associated Press 638
Sen. Warren lashes out at Republicans, Trump over judges Written by ERICA WERNER, AP Congressional Correspondent 595
Navajo Nation lawmakers firming up meeting with Donald Trump Written by Associated Press 471
About 60 percent of Mont. absentee voters have cast ballots so far Written by BOBBY CAINA CALVAN, Associated Press 553
Casino reverses media ban at New Mexico GOP convention Written by MORGAN LEE, Associated Press 465
Montana sets up 13 satellite voting offices for tribes Written by Associated Press 611
Media banned from political convention on tribal property Written by MORGAN LEE, Associated Press 570
Bernie Sanders calls for ‘new relationship’ with Native Americans Written by Campaign Media Release 1517
Alcohol debate in Oklahoma turns testy after Indian comment Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press 1172
Utah county defends mail-in voting against Navajo lawsuit Written by BRADY McCOMBS, Associated Press 690
Judge declines to throw out North Dakota voter ID lawsuit Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 765
North Dakota Democrats endorse Chase Iron Eyes for Congress Written by Associated Press 866
ull-time election office to open on Blackfeet reservation Written by Associated Press 856
Long lines bog down Arizona presidential primary Written by BOB CHRISTIE and BRIAN SKOLOFF, Associated Press 772
Bernie Sanders woos American Indians in Arizona Written by NICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press 905
Wife of Bernie Sanders to meet with Apaches in Arizona Written by Associated Press 981
Begay announces run for 1st Congressional District seat Written by Associated Press 829
Utah county sued over voting access for Navajo citizens Written by Associated Press 656
Judge orders districts redrawn in Utah’s San Juan County Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 1368
Secretary of state files motion to dismiss voter ID lawsuit Written by Associated Press 903
Montana establishes 5 election offices on tribal land Written by Associated Press 801
North Dakota tribal citizens sue state over voter ID Written by JAMES MacPHERSON, Associated Press 1292
Court denies Hawaiian election opponents’ contempt motion Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 892
Blaine County offers 2-day offices for Fort Belknap voting Written by Associated Press 991
Hawaiian self-governance uncertain after election cancelled Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER , Associated Press 1257
Campaign Trail Translator: Establishment takes a beating Written by NANCY BENAC, Associated Press 1056
Supreme Court blocks Native Hawaiian election vote count Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 1190
Supreme Court justice blocks Native Hawaiian vote count Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 1229
Opponents ask high court to block Native Hawaiian vote count Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER , Associated Press 1336
Fed appeals court won’t stop Hawaiian election vote count Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 1303
Vote to proceed involving self-governing by Native Hawaiians Written by Associated Press 2187
Judge to rule Friday on fate of Native Hawaiian election Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 1396
Councilor avoids motion to censure over Native holiday Written by MARY HUDETZ, Associated Press 992
Counties to work with tribal governments on voting access Written by Associated Press 967
Lawsuit, divisiveness hamper Native Hawaiian election effort Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 902
US government weighs in on Native Hawaiian election lawsuit Written by Associated Press 1686
Republican candidate says NFL’s R*dsk*ns name not offensive Written by SERGIO BUSTOS, Associated Press 1590
Tribal leaders demand Montana open satellite voting offices Written by Associated Press 1730
Parties reach settlement in Alaska Native voting-rights case Written by RACHEL D’ORO, Associated Press 1509
Lawsuit: Native Hawaiian election would be unconstitutional Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 2895
Blackfeet man says he’ll run for US House in 2016 Written by LISA BAUMANN, Associated Press 1907
City attorney says mayor broke ethics guidelines Written by Associated Press 1461
Tribal representatives withdraw from Maine Legislature Written by ALANNA DURKIN, Associated Press 1665
Justice Department eyes voting reforms for American Indians Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 2067
Reid hits NFL over ‘racist’ R*dsk*ns name Written by Associated Press 2099
Judge refuses to dismiss Jackson County voting rights case Written by Associated Press 1747
Republican Budget Resolutions: Same Failed Top-Down Economics for Oklahoma Written by WHITE HOUSE MEDIA RELEASE 2069
Bill to receive $150M in federal health care services dies Written by STAFF REPORTS 2495
New Mexico bill calls for study of controlling federal land Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 3348
DOJ asks judge to not dismiss voting rights suit Written by Associated Press 3150
Congressman’s Native American remark causes outcry Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 4392
Judge asks if settlement possible in voting case Written by Associated Press 3744
Fate of Oklahoma congressional race undecided Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press 3352
Alaska Native vote could impact election Written by KATIE MORITZ, Juneau Empire 3378
2 tribes miss deadline to open election offices Written by Associated Press 3315
Justices balk at last-minute voting changes Written by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press 3334
Native Americans say voting rights are violated Written by Associated Press 3936
Sullivan defends record on Alaska Native issues Written by BECKY BOHRER, Associated Press 3198
Request for rehearing in voter ID case rejected Written by SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press 3093
Wisconsin voter ID foes ask court to reconsider Written by TODD RICHMOND, Associated Press 3115
USDA Announces Investments to Increase Economic Activity in Rural Areas and on Native Lands Written by USDA Media Release 3701
Poarch Creeks donate to GOPKIM CHANDLER, Associated Press Written by KIM CHANDLER, Associated Press 3106
Tension as Seattle indigenous vote delayed Written by Associated Press 3161
Judge orders state to help Yup'ik, Gwich'in voters Written by Associated Press 3108
Lawmakers ask NFL to support Washington team name change Written by FENIT NIRAPPIL, Associated Press 3327
Voting office to open on Blackfeet reservation Written by as 3749
County name change to 'Oglala Lakota County' proposal OK’d for vote Written by Associated Press 3006
CAMPAIGN WATCH: This week in the race to November Written by LISA BAUMANN, Associated Press 3087
Native speakers focus of voting rights trial Written by Associated Press 2970
Standoff with Indians at mine in Amazon ends Written by Associated Press 3088
Tribal leaders welcome Holder's voting access plan Written by RACHEL D'ORO, Associated Press 3259
Native Americans hold rally at Oklahoma Capitol Written by Associated Press 3283
Trial scheduled in voting rights case Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 2913
Native American cabinet position proposed in Okla. Written by KRISTI EATON, Associated Press 4201
Lobbyists dole out $400K in campaign contributions Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 3800
Okla.’s Shannon says he’s running for US Senate Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press 3457
Former SD senator explores run as Independent for US office Written by Karen Eagle, Native Sun News 6881
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 5359
SD board defers stand on Indian voting stations Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press Writer 5028
3 SD tribes seek state help for voting stations Written by Associated Press 4351
Alaska Natives sue over election translations Written by Associated Press 4763
Political odd couple together again on voting law Written by LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press 3597
Can escape clause save voting rights provision? Written by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press 5128
Indian Attorney Association to help voters on election day Written by Oklahoma Indian Bar Association News Release 6535
Epic Mass. Senate battle races toward Election Day Written by STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press 4737
Tribal leaders push for big Indian voter turnout Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 6141
Judge denies satellite voting for Montana Indians Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 4876
No high court action on voting rights law Written by MARK SHERMAN and JAY REEVES, Associated Press 4556
Minorities donating little to presidential races Written by JACK GILLUM and LUIS ALONSO LUGO, Associated Press 4434
National tribal group focuses on voter ID laws Written by Associated Press 5901
Groups mobilize to register Native voters Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 7798
FACT CHECK: Presidential debate missteps Written by CALVIN WOODWARD, Associated Press 6055
Mass. Senate hopefuls battle over work histories Written by STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press 5273
NCAI Characterizes Massachusetts Senate Campaign as 'Extremely Disturbing' Written by NCAI News Release 7274
Study: ID laws could trip up young minority voters Written by SONYA ROSS, Associated Press 5340
Native Vote Launches National Grassroots Media Campaign Written by Publisher 6539
Federal court rejects Florida early voting changes Written by GARY FINEOUT, Associated Press 4435
NM taxpayers spent nearly $8M on redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 6146
Tribes work for record Native American vote Written by Associated Press 4999
Feds to monitor NM polls on election day Written by Associated Press 6307
Justice Dept. to monitor Pine Ridge vote Written by Associated Press 5943
US Sen. Brown calls for bipartisanship, civility Written by BOB SALSBERG, Associated Press Writer 5624
Mass. Senate hopeful explains heritage listing Written by Associated Press 5670
In Mass, document supports Warren’s Cherokee claim Written by Associated Press 6039
In Mass. US Senate race, a question of Native heritage Written by STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press 5634
House GOP responds with own bill to protect women Written by JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press 5853
A political tip sheet for the rest of us Written by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press 5938
Court denies Wyoming county’s voting rights appeal Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press 11590
NM lawmakers put off vote on Indian Affairs nominee Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 9481
A political tip sheet for the rest of us Written by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press 4817
Obama holds fundraiser with tribal supporters Written by KEN THOMAS, Associated Press 5980
Residents of SD county sue over early voting Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7478
Judge adopts NM Senate redistricting compromise Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 6193
Navajo Nation sues Utah county over voting issues Written by JENNIFER DOBNER, Associated Press 4853
Compromise plan offered on NM Senate redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5062
Court issues decision in state House redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5058
Trial starts on NM congressional redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5405
Web an increasing tool to link campaigns, voters Written by BETH FOUHY, Associated Press 4440
GOP, some Democrats eye redistricting compromise Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 6459
Nevada tribes now part of governor's cabinet Written by Associated Press 5457
SD lawmakers approve new 35 voting districts Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 6582
SD redistricting fight to focus on Aberdeen area Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 5441
NM Dems oppose special master for redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4810
Election language help waived for SD counties Written by Associated Press 4895
Fla. wants end to federal oversight of elections Written by BILL KACZOR, Associated Press 5064
Organization hosts unprecedented polling event Written by KIM BACA 5335
Analysis: NM redistricting replays 2001 battle Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4873
Panel approves changes to SD legislative districts Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 5053
GOP objects to redistricting plan for PRC Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5564
New Mexico House approves PRC redistricting plan Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5348
Panel works to redraw SD legislative districts Written by Associated Press 5441
Lawmakers urged to keep Indian-majority districts Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4515
Martinez to hold summit with NM tribal leaders Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 6628
Okla. congressman praises proposed domestic violence law Written by Associated Press 5789
Court reconsiders Arizona voter citizenship law Written by LINDA DEUTSCH, Associated Press 5841
New Mexico lawmakers start task of redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 6766
Recount ordered in Choctaw chief race Written by Associated Press 6417
SD redistricting panel plans hearings for summer Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 7626
Cowan Watts Seeking Re-Election to Cherokee Council Written by Cara Cowan Watts Campaign 9765
Fremont Co. elections cost nearly $77,000 Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7225
Voter bribery bill fails in SD House panel Written by NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press 7389
Senate Republicans takes up voter ID requirement Written by SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press 7245
House panel shelves proposal to require voter ID Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 7433
Committee moves bill to change voting districts Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7399
Wyo. lawmakers consider changing voting districts Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7333
Polling places may be required on ND reservations Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 8680
Mail ballots fail amid charges of racism Written by MATT GOURAS, Associated Press 7637
Indians question Colorado firm’s motives in vote case Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press 9156
Committee endorses hybrid districting bill Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press Writer 7848
Food for Votes - SD won't prosecute food-for-votes allegations Written by CHET BROKAW, 
Associated Press Writer 7124
Kristi Noem Faces Indian Country Written by Ernestine Chasing Hawk, Native Sun News staff 10559
Introducing the new governors around the nation Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 9507
Republicans win House; Democrats keep Senate Written by STEVEN R. HURST, Associated Press 9240
House committees to get new GOP chairmen Written by LARRY MARGASAK and JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press 6557
Okla. House candidate goes door-to-door Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native American Times 8359
Judge orders reservation voting sites open Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 8102
Jackley investigating food for votes claims Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7808
Benson prosecutor responds to tribal lawsuit Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6795
Congress punts tough choice until after election Written by ANDREW TAYLOR and LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press Writers 5083
And they're out! Congress flees DC to campaign Written by LAURIE KELLMAN and JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press Writers 5214
Okla. ballot ranges from schools, official English Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5304
Lawsuit against state questions could be refiled Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6062
Cherokee Tribal Councilor announces run for Chief's seat Written by Bill John Baker for Principal Chief Campaign release 6664
Cherokee Chief Announces His Re-Election Bid Written by Smith/Soap Campaign Office Release 6833
INDN’s List Opposes Racially Charged Comments by Mayor Written by INDN's List release 6832
Justice Department to monitor elections in Apache, Navajo counties Written by U.S. Department of Justice 5751
NM senator, Navajo VP to contend for presidency Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 5557
Navajos to narrow crowd of presidential hopefuls Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5323
12 Navajos vie for tribe's top elected position Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 6056
Judge to hear Fremont County voting arguments Written by BEN NEARY, 
Associated Press Writer 5411
Fremont County Commission endorses 2 voting plans Written by BEN NEARY, 
Associated Press Writer 5105
Few Navajo lawmakers will have incumbent advantage Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 5334
Filing deadline for Navajo Nation Council extended Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 5287
Osage Nation Election Results Written by Paula Stabler, Osage Nation 10018
Tofpi disputes turnout of recall vote Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native American Times 7102
Kiowa chairman faces recall vote Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native Times Correspondent 9543
Osage Nation Elections to be held June 7th Written by PAULA STABLER, Osage Nation 8216
Econ development popular platform on Navajo Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 6328
Hearing on Navajo election matter called off Written by Associated Press 6080
Fremont County delays candidate registrations Written by BEN NEARY
, Associated Press Writer 5176
Crist gets warm welcome from Seminoles Written by Associated Press 5155
Nearly a dozen file for Navajo Nation's top job Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 7510
Lovejoy aims to be first Navajo female president Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 6099
Fremont Co. scrambles to address voting system Written by Associated Press 5040
Cape Wind adds wrinkle to Mass. governor’s race Written by STEVE LeBLANC
, Associated Press Writer 6107
Navajo Nation VP running for tribal president Written by Associated Press 6255
Ousted SD tribal leader questions election Written by Associated Press 5748
5 look to become next Navajo Nation president Written by Associated Press 7295
Navajo high court hears arguments in election case Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 6062
Navajo judge halts applications for Tribal Council Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 5508
3 names removed from Crow Creek ballot Written by Associated Press 6313
Mohegans name first female chief in 300-plus years Written by STEPHANIE REITZ, 
Associated Press Writer 6373
ACLU seeks to expand voting lawsuit Written by WAYNE ORTMAN
, Associated Press Writer 7244
Little Shell opposition sets March 6 election Written by Associated Press 6284
Grievance over Navajo Council reduction dismissed Written by Associated Press 7906
Three Affiliated Tribes chairman wants second term Written by Associated Press 6705
NC inauguration ceremony held for Lumbee chairman Written by Associated Press 6761
Little Shell opposition plans Feb. election Written by Associated Press 6562
Ruling awaited in Fremont Co. voting rights case Written by BEN NEARY
, Associated Press Writer 6479
SD House rejects plan to add American Indian panel Written by Associated Press 6250
Departure of ND Sen. Dorgan unsettles Democrats Written by DALE WETZEL, 
Associated Press Writer 6924
Newton, Dutchie win seats on Southern Ute council Written by Associated Press 7550
Navajos vote to reduce size of Tribal Council Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press Writer 7045
Judge’s ruling puts Navajo president back on job Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press Writer 7195
Navajo politics turn sour over move to cut council Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press Writer 8447
BIA, tribal police dispatched to Cheyenne-Arapaho Complex Written by LISA SNELL, Native American Times 17607
Outgoing Cheyenne and Arapaho governor avoids office during protest Written by Associated Press 8531
Hopi tribal members elect chairman, vice chairman Written by Associated Press 7501
Muscogee (Creek) Nation to hold General, Special Elections Written by THOMPSON GOUGE, Muscogee Creek Nation 10112
2nd PETITION TO REMOVE CREEK CHIEF NOT RECEIVED Written by THOMPSON GOUGE Muscogee (Creek) Nation Public Relations 10509