August 27, 2016

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Candidate says Indian reservations hinder free markets Written by MATT VOLZ, Associated Press 359
Texas reaches deal on weaker voter ID rules for November Written by PAUL J. WEBER, Associated Press 243
Judge blocks North Dakota’s voter identification law Written by JAMES MacPHERSON, Associated Press 254
Montana race with Native woman candidate remains under radar Written by BOBBY CAINA CALVAN, Associated Press 469
Trump’s ‘Make America Great Again’ target of minority satire Written by RUSSELL CONTRERAS, Associated Press 565
September date set for North Carolina voter ID state trial Written by GARY D. ROBERTSON, Associated Press 328
Connecticut tribal leaders speak out against Trump’s remarks Written by SUSAN HAIGH, Associated Press 380
Online system aimed at raising Oklahoma voter registration Written by Associated Press 269
Trump's 'Pocahontas' attack rooted in Warren heritage issue Written by Associated Press 662
Gov. appoints first American Indian to MN Supreme Court Written by KYLE POTTER, Associated Press 534
American Indians urn focus inward for political empowerment Written by BOBBY CAINA CALVAN, Associated Press 424
Native Americans turn focus inward for political empowerment Written by BOBBY CAINA CALVAN, Associated Press 524
Judge asked to temporarily block North Dakota voter ID laws Written by Associated Press 474
Penobscots vacate statehouse seat it has held since 1800s Written by Associated Press 496
Fed appeals court considers if Hawaiian election case moot Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 613
Trail Translator: Gun debate revolves around 27 words Written by NANCY BENAC, Associated Press 518
Sen. Warren lashes out at Republicans, Trump over judges Written by ERICA WERNER, AP Congressional Correspondent 483
Navajo Nation lawmakers firming up meeting with Donald Trump Written by Associated Press 363
About 60 percent of Mont. absentee voters have cast ballots so far Written by BOBBY CAINA CALVAN, Associated Press 457
Casino reverses media ban at New Mexico GOP convention Written by MORGAN LEE, Associated Press 383
Montana sets up 13 satellite voting offices for tribes Written by Associated Press 511
Media banned from political convention on tribal property Written by MORGAN LEE, Associated Press 491
Bernie Sanders calls for ‘new relationship’ with Native Americans Written by Campaign Media Release 1409
Alcohol debate in Oklahoma turns testy after Indian comment Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press 1080
Utah county defends mail-in voting against Navajo lawsuit Written by BRADY McCOMBS, Associated Press 623
Judge declines to throw out North Dakota voter ID lawsuit Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 686
North Dakota Democrats endorse Chase Iron Eyes for Congress Written by Associated Press 786
ull-time election office to open on Blackfeet reservation Written by Associated Press 783
Long lines bog down Arizona presidential primary Written by BOB CHRISTIE and BRIAN SKOLOFF, Associated Press 702
Bernie Sanders woos American Indians in Arizona Written by NICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press 835
Wife of Bernie Sanders to meet with Apaches in Arizona Written by Associated Press 891
Begay announces run for 1st Congressional District seat Written by Associated Press 756
Utah county sued over voting access for Navajo citizens Written by Associated Press 589
Judge orders districts redrawn in Utah’s San Juan County Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 1295
Secretary of state files motion to dismiss voter ID lawsuit Written by Associated Press 830
Montana establishes 5 election offices on tribal land Written by Associated Press 736
North Dakota tribal citizens sue state over voter ID Written by JAMES MacPHERSON, Associated Press 1202
Court denies Hawaiian election opponents’ contempt motion Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 824
Blaine County offers 2-day offices for Fort Belknap voting Written by Associated Press 915
Hawaiian self-governance uncertain after election cancelled Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER , Associated Press 1177
Campaign Trail Translator: Establishment takes a beating Written by NANCY BENAC, Associated Press 978
Supreme Court blocks Native Hawaiian election vote count Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 1108
Supreme Court justice blocks Native Hawaiian vote count Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 1158
Opponents ask high court to block Native Hawaiian vote count Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER , Associated Press 1261
Fed appeals court won’t stop Hawaiian election vote count Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 1237
Vote to proceed involving self-governing by Native Hawaiians Written by Associated Press 2117
Judge to rule Friday on fate of Native Hawaiian election Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 1326
Councilor avoids motion to censure over Native holiday Written by MARY HUDETZ, Associated Press 925
Counties to work with tribal governments on voting access Written by Associated Press 905
Lawsuit, divisiveness hamper Native Hawaiian election effort Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 831
US government weighs in on Native Hawaiian election lawsuit Written by Associated Press 1622
Republican candidate says NFL’s R*dsk*ns name not offensive Written by SERGIO BUSTOS, Associated Press 1525
Tribal leaders demand Montana open satellite voting offices Written by Associated Press 1646
Parties reach settlement in Alaska Native voting-rights case Written by RACHEL D’ORO, Associated Press 1428
Lawsuit: Native Hawaiian election would be unconstitutional Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press 2826
Blackfeet man says he’ll run for US House in 2016 Written by LISA BAUMANN, Associated Press 1835
City attorney says mayor broke ethics guidelines Written by Associated Press 1397
Tribal representatives withdraw from Maine Legislature Written by ALANNA DURKIN, Associated Press 1601
Justice Department eyes voting reforms for American Indians Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 1987
Reid hits NFL over ‘racist’ R*dsk*ns name Written by Associated Press 2025
Judge refuses to dismiss Jackson County voting rights case Written by Associated Press 1674
Republican Budget Resolutions: Same Failed Top-Down Economics for Oklahoma Written by WHITE HOUSE MEDIA RELEASE 1996
Bill to receive $150M in federal health care services dies Written by STAFF REPORTS 2423
New Mexico bill calls for study of controlling federal land Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 3272
DOJ asks judge to not dismiss voting rights suit Written by Associated Press 3078
Congressman’s Native American remark causes outcry Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 4321
Judge asks if settlement possible in voting case Written by Associated Press 3667
Fate of Oklahoma congressional race undecided Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press 3284
Alaska Native vote could impact election Written by KATIE MORITZ, Juneau Empire 3305
2 tribes miss deadline to open election offices Written by Associated Press 3241
Justices balk at last-minute voting changes Written by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press 3272
Native Americans say voting rights are violated Written by Associated Press 3859
Sullivan defends record on Alaska Native issues Written by BECKY BOHRER, Associated Press 3127
Request for rehearing in voter ID case rejected Written by SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press 3011
Wisconsin voter ID foes ask court to reconsider Written by TODD RICHMOND, Associated Press 3048
USDA Announces Investments to Increase Economic Activity in Rural Areas and on Native Lands Written by USDA Media Release 3634
Poarch Creeks donate to GOPKIM CHANDLER, Associated Press Written by KIM CHANDLER, Associated Press 3032
Tension as Seattle indigenous vote delayed Written by Associated Press 3101
Judge orders state to help Yup'ik, Gwich'in voters Written by Associated Press 3039
Lawmakers ask NFL to support Washington team name change Written by FENIT NIRAPPIL, Associated Press 3262
Voting office to open on Blackfeet reservation Written by as 3681
County name change to 'Oglala Lakota County' proposal OK’d for vote Written by Associated Press 2924
CAMPAIGN WATCH: This week in the race to November Written by LISA BAUMANN, Associated Press 3019
Native speakers focus of voting rights trial Written by Associated Press 2899
Standoff with Indians at mine in Amazon ends Written by Associated Press 3011
Tribal leaders welcome Holder's voting access plan Written by RACHEL D'ORO, Associated Press 3171
Native Americans hold rally at Oklahoma Capitol Written by Associated Press 3204
Trial scheduled in voting rights case Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 2849
Native American cabinet position proposed in Okla. Written by KRISTI EATON, Associated Press 4124
Lobbyists dole out $400K in campaign contributions Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 3713
Okla.’s Shannon says he’s running for US Senate Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press 3381
Former SD senator explores run as Independent for US office Written by Karen Eagle, Native Sun News 6736
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 5253
SD board defers stand on Indian voting stations Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press Writer 4939
3 SD tribes seek state help for voting stations Written by Associated Press 4272
Alaska Natives sue over election translations Written by Associated Press 4687
Political odd couple together again on voting law Written by LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press 3526
Can escape clause save voting rights provision? Written by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press 5053
Indian Attorney Association to help voters on election day Written by Oklahoma Indian Bar Association News Release 6454
Epic Mass. Senate battle races toward Election Day Written by STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press 4661
Tribal leaders push for big Indian voter turnout Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 6045
Judge denies satellite voting for Montana Indians Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 4804
No high court action on voting rights law Written by MARK SHERMAN and JAY REEVES, Associated Press 4484
Minorities donating little to presidential races Written by JACK GILLUM and LUIS ALONSO LUGO, Associated Press 4362
National tribal group focuses on voter ID laws Written by Associated Press 5825
Groups mobilize to register Native voters Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 7703
FACT CHECK: Presidential debate missteps Written by CALVIN WOODWARD, Associated Press 5980
Mass. Senate hopefuls battle over work histories Written by STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press 5194
NCAI Characterizes Massachusetts Senate Campaign as 'Extremely Disturbing' Written by NCAI News Release 7201
Study: ID laws could trip up young minority voters Written by SONYA ROSS, Associated Press 5277
Native Vote Launches National Grassroots Media Campaign Written by Publisher 6469
Federal court rejects Florida early voting changes Written by GARY FINEOUT, Associated Press 4353
NM taxpayers spent nearly $8M on redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 6070
Tribes work for record Native American vote Written by Associated Press 4921
Feds to monitor NM polls on election day Written by Associated Press 6234
Justice Dept. to monitor Pine Ridge vote Written by Associated Press 5876
US Sen. Brown calls for bipartisanship, civility Written by BOB SALSBERG, Associated Press Writer 5552
Mass. Senate hopeful explains heritage listing Written by Associated Press 5604
In Mass, document supports Warren’s Cherokee claim Written by Associated Press 5971
In Mass. US Senate race, a question of Native heritage Written by STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press 5570
House GOP responds with own bill to protect women Written by JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press 5785
A political tip sheet for the rest of us Written by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press 5872
Court denies Wyoming county’s voting rights appeal Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press 11497
NM lawmakers put off vote on Indian Affairs nominee Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 9406
A political tip sheet for the rest of us Written by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press 4751
Obama holds fundraiser with tribal supporters Written by KEN THOMAS, Associated Press 5922
Residents of SD county sue over early voting Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7399
Judge adopts NM Senate redistricting compromise Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 6129
Navajo Nation sues Utah county over voting issues Written by JENNIFER DOBNER, Associated Press 4777
Compromise plan offered on NM Senate redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4991
Court issues decision in state House redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4989
Trial starts on NM congressional redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5339
Web an increasing tool to link campaigns, voters Written by BETH FOUHY, Associated Press 4374
GOP, some Democrats eye redistricting compromise Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 6377
Nevada tribes now part of governor's cabinet Written by Associated Press 5391
SD lawmakers approve new 35 voting districts Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 6480
SD redistricting fight to focus on Aberdeen area Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 5368
NM Dems oppose special master for redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4746
Election language help waived for SD counties Written by Associated Press 4829
Fla. wants end to federal oversight of elections Written by BILL KACZOR, Associated Press 4994
Organization hosts unprecedented polling event Written by KIM BACA 5246
Analysis: NM redistricting replays 2001 battle Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4808
Panel approves changes to SD legislative districts Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 4975
GOP objects to redistricting plan for PRC Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5478
New Mexico House approves PRC redistricting plan Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 5264
Panel works to redraw SD legislative districts Written by Associated Press 5376
Lawmakers urged to keep Indian-majority districts Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 4443
Martinez to hold summit with NM tribal leaders Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 6536
Okla. congressman praises proposed domestic violence law Written by Associated Press 5713
Court reconsiders Arizona voter citizenship law Written by LINDA DEUTSCH, Associated Press 5769
New Mexico lawmakers start task of redistricting Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 6692
Recount ordered in Choctaw chief race Written by Associated Press 6336
SD redistricting panel plans hearings for summer Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 7552
Cowan Watts Seeking Re-Election to Cherokee Council Written by Cara Cowan Watts Campaign 9696
Fremont Co. elections cost nearly $77,000 Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7139
Voter bribery bill fails in SD House panel Written by NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press 7327
Senate Republicans takes up voter ID requirement Written by SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press 7168
House panel shelves proposal to require voter ID Written by BARRY MASSEY, Associated Press 7367
Committee moves bill to change voting districts Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7317
Wyo. lawmakers consider changing voting districts Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7265
Polling places may be required on ND reservations Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 8621
Mail ballots fail amid charges of racism Written by MATT GOURAS, Associated Press 7572
Indians question Colorado firm’s motives in vote case Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press 9089
Committee endorses hybrid districting bill Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press Writer 7786
Food for Votes - SD won't prosecute food-for-votes allegations Written by CHET BROKAW, 
Associated Press Writer 7058
Kristi Noem Faces Indian Country Written by Ernestine Chasing Hawk, Native Sun News staff 10490
Introducing the new governors around the nation Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 9434
Republicans win House; Democrats keep Senate Written by STEVEN R. HURST, Associated Press 9167
House committees to get new GOP chairmen Written by LARRY MARGASAK and JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press 6494
Okla. House candidate goes door-to-door Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native American Times 8296
Judge orders reservation voting sites open Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 8040
Jackley investigating food for votes claims Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7742
Benson prosecutor responds to tribal lawsuit Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6730
Congress punts tough choice until after election Written by ANDREW TAYLOR and LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press Writers 5029
And they're out! Congress flees DC to campaign Written by LAURIE KELLMAN and JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press Writers 5145
Okla. ballot ranges from schools, official English Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5237
Lawsuit against state questions could be refiled Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6004
Cherokee Tribal Councilor announces run for Chief's seat Written by Bill John Baker for Principal Chief Campaign release 6599
Cherokee Chief Announces His Re-Election Bid Written by Smith/Soap Campaign Office Release 6777
INDN’s List Opposes Racially Charged Comments by Mayor Written by INDN's List release 6773
Justice Department to monitor elections in Apache, Navajo counties Written by U.S. Department of Justice 5696
NM senator, Navajo VP to contend for presidency Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 5493
Navajos to narrow crowd of presidential hopefuls Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5264
12 Navajos vie for tribe's top elected position Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 5991
Judge to hear Fremont County voting arguments Written by BEN NEARY, 
Associated Press Writer 5353
Fremont County Commission endorses 2 voting plans Written by BEN NEARY, 
Associated Press Writer 5040
Few Navajo lawmakers will have incumbent advantage Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 5275
Filing deadline for Navajo Nation Council extended Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 5216
Osage Nation Election Results Written by Paula Stabler, Osage Nation 9924
Tofpi disputes turnout of recall vote Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native American Times 7018
Kiowa chairman faces recall vote Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native Times Correspondent 9438
Osage Nation Elections to be held June 7th Written by PAULA STABLER, Osage Nation 8135
Econ development popular platform on Navajo Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 6261
Hearing on Navajo election matter called off Written by Associated Press 6027
Fremont County delays candidate registrations Written by BEN NEARY
, Associated Press Writer 5110
Crist gets warm welcome from Seminoles Written by Associated Press 5086
Nearly a dozen file for Navajo Nation's top job Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 7429
Lovejoy aims to be first Navajo female president Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 6044
Fremont Co. scrambles to address voting system Written by Associated Press 4982
Cape Wind adds wrinkle to Mass. governor’s race Written by STEVE LeBLANC
, Associated Press Writer 6050
Navajo Nation VP running for tribal president Written by Associated Press 6195
Ousted SD tribal leader questions election Written by Associated Press 5685
5 look to become next Navajo Nation president Written by Associated Press 7227
Navajo high court hears arguments in election case Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 5995
Navajo judge halts applications for Tribal Council Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 5435
3 names removed from Crow Creek ballot Written by Associated Press 6235
Mohegans name first female chief in 300-plus years Written by STEPHANIE REITZ, 
Associated Press Writer 6305
ACLU seeks to expand voting lawsuit Written by WAYNE ORTMAN
, Associated Press Writer 7166
Little Shell opposition sets March 6 election Written by Associated Press 6223
Grievance over Navajo Council reduction dismissed Written by Associated Press 7827
Three Affiliated Tribes chairman wants second term Written by Associated Press 6641
NC inauguration ceremony held for Lumbee chairman Written by Associated Press 6704
Little Shell opposition plans Feb. election Written by Associated Press 6504
Ruling awaited in Fremont Co. voting rights case Written by BEN NEARY
, Associated Press Writer 6419
SD House rejects plan to add American Indian panel Written by Associated Press 6193
Departure of ND Sen. Dorgan unsettles Democrats Written by DALE WETZEL, 
Associated Press Writer 6858
Newton, Dutchie win seats on Southern Ute council Written by Associated Press 7485
Navajos vote to reduce size of Tribal Council Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press Writer 6987
Judge’s ruling puts Navajo president back on job Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press Writer 7134
Navajo politics turn sour over move to cut council Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press Writer 8381
BIA, tribal police dispatched to Cheyenne-Arapaho Complex Written by LISA SNELL, Native American Times 17481
Outgoing Cheyenne and Arapaho governor avoids office during protest Written by Associated Press 8453
Hopi tribal members elect chairman, vice chairman Written by Associated Press 7431
Muscogee (Creek) Nation to hold General, Special Elections Written by THOMPSON GOUGE, Muscogee Creek Nation 10031
2nd PETITION TO REMOVE CREEK CHIEF NOT RECEIVED Written by THOMPSON GOUGE Muscogee (Creek) Nation Public Relations 10443

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