Indian Affairs | 2014
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2014 Press Releases

 

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Deputy Secretary Connor Underscores President’s Commitment to Alaska Natives During Anchorage Visit
Interior Announces $1.2 Million to Be Awarded to Tribes to Take Control, Operate Their Bureau of Indian Education-Funded Schools
Nearly 2,800 Landowners with Fractional Interests at Lake Traverse Indian Reservation Receive $63.5 Million in Purchase Offers through Interior’s Land Buy-Back Program
Interior Sends More than $298 Million in Purchase Offers to 4,000 Landowners with Fractional Interests at Crow Reservation in Montana
Assistant Secretary Washburn Announces $9.4 Million in Grants to Develop Tribal Energy and Mineral Resources
Assistant Secretary Washburn Announces Extended Comment Period for Proposed Rights-of-Way Rule to Nov. 3
Interior Transfers Another $1 Million from Land Buy-Back Program to Cobell Education Scholarship Fund
Secretary Jewell, Attorney General Holder Announce $554 Million Settlement Of Tribal Trust Accounting And Management Lawsuit Filed By Navajo Nation
Interior, Justice Leaders to Join Navajo Nation to Announce Major Trust Settlement
Interior Offers More Than $9.4 Million to Nearly 1,800 Landowners with Fractional Interests at Umatilla Indian Reservation
Land Buy-Back Program Tops $100 Million in Payments to American Indian Landowners with Fractionated Interests
Interior Offers Nearly $100 Million to More Than 4,000 Landowners with Interests at Gila River and Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservations to Reduce Fractionation of Tribal Lands
Secretarial Jewell Issues Secretarial Order Affirming American Indian Trust Responsibilities
National Park Service Announces Grants to Help Native Americans Identify and Repatriate Human Remains, Cultural Objects
Secretary Jewell, Secretary Duncan to Visit Indian School in Maine
Interior Extends Comment Period on Proposed Federal Acknowledgment Reform
Interior Department Announces $2.5 million to Promote Tribal Control and Operation of BIE-Funded Schools
Secretary Jewell Announces new Tribal Climate Resilience Program
Interior Transfers Nearly $3 Million from Land Buy-Back Program to Cobell Education Scholarship Fund
Interior Department Extends Deadline for Public Comment on Proposed Rule to Take Land into Trust for Alaska Native Tribes
Office of Justice Services to Hold Fourth Tribal Court Trial Advocacy Training Session on June 23-26 in Albuquerque
On the Heels of Historic Presidential Visit to Indian Country, Secretary Jewell Announces Interior Initiatives to Support Tribal-led Economic Development
Assistant Secretary Washburn Announces New Initiative to Hire More American Indian and Alaska Native Veterans to Work for Indian Affairs
Secretary Jewell Announces Plan to Improve Achievement, Promote Tribal Control in Bureau of Indian Education-Funded Schools
Assistant Secretary Washburn Announces Solicitation of Grant Proposals to Assess and Develop Tribal Energy and Mineral Resources
Interior Signs Agreements with Three Additional Tribal Nations to Reduce Fractionation in Indian Country
Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations under Cobell Settlement Listening Session Correction
Interior Proposes Reform of Federal Acknowledgment Regulations
National Park Service Announces Grants to Help Native Americans Identify and Repatriate Human Remains, Cultural Objects
BIA Office of Justice Services to Hold Third Tribal Court Trial Advocacy Training Session in Helena, Mont.
Deputy Secretary Connor Announces Next Implementation Schedule for $1.9 Billion Land Buy-Back Program
Deputy Secretary Michael Connor to Discuss Next Steps in Implementation of Tribal Land Buy-Back Program
Secretary Jewell Announces Second Utility-Scale Solar Energy Project on American Indian Trust Land Approved
Statement of Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs Kevin Washburn on the Passing of Billy Frank Jr.
Secretary Jewell Statement on the Passing of Billy Frank, Jr.
Statement by the President on the Passing of Billy Frank, Jr.
Secretary Jewell to Make Major Announcements Related to Tribal Energy Development
Secretary Jewell Convenes Third Meeting of the White House Council on Native American Affairs
Interior Department Invites Public Comment on Proposed Rule to Take Land into Trust for Alaska Native Tribes
BIA Director Black to Keynote 23rd Annual Indian Country Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Service
Secretary Jewell Underscores President's Commitment to Build Strong, Resilient Tribal Communities at Pacific Northwest Tribal Summit
Secretary Jewell to Offer Keynote Remarks at Tribal Summit in Washington State
2014 Graduation Ceremony of the Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute in Albuquerque, NM
Secretary Jewell to Deliver Commencement Address at Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute
Assistant Secretary Washburn Announces Next Listening Sessions on BIA Indian Child Welfare Act Guidelines for State Courts
Assistant Secretary Washburn Approves Four HEARTH Act Applications to Help Spur Economic Development in Tribal Communities
Interior signs cooperative agreement with Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate as Next Step in Land Buy-Back Program
Interior Announces First Transfer from Land Buy-Back Program to Cobell Education Fund
Register Now for Climate Change Task Force Webinar Series
BIA Office of Justice Services to Hold Second Tribal Court Trial Advocacy Training Session of 2014 on March 31-April 3 in Denver
Join us on March 24th for a Tribal Day of Action for Affordable Care Act Enrollment
Interior Announces More Than $100 Million in Purchase Offers to Nearly 16,000 Landowners with Fractionated Interests at Pine Ridge Reservation
Video of Hand Drum SIPI Accreditation Honor Song
Secretary Jewell Announces $3.2 Million in Grant Awards For 21 Tribal Energy and Mineral Development Projects
SIPI Awarded “Initial Accreditation” Status By The Higher Learning Commission
Assistant Secretary Washburn Issues Decision on Gaming Application for Kaw Nation of Oklahoma
President's Indian Affairs Budget Request Promotes Strong Tribal Economies, Communities and Families
Statement of Kevin K. Washburn, Assistant Secretary-Indian Affairs, Regarding the Cedarville Racheria
Assistant Secretary Washburn Approves Funding for College of the Muscogee Nation
Bureau of Indian Affairs Publishes Updated Federally Recognized Tribes List
Secretary Jewell to Celebrate Next Cooperative Agreement under the Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations
Assistant Secretary Washburn Issues Final Determination Against Acknowledgment of Tolowa Nation in Fort Dick, California
Assistant Secretary Washburn Approves Gaming Application for Mechoopda Indian Tribe of Chico Rancheria
BIA Office of Justice Services to Hold First Tribal Court Trial Advocacy Training Session of 2014 in Albuquerque on Jan. 27-30
Assistant Secretary Washburn Issues Proposed Findings for Two Federal Acknowledgment Petitioners
BIA Grants Will Boost Tribal Preparedness and Resilience to Climate Change
BIE Director Dr. Charles Roessel Announces Dr. Venida S. Chenault as Haskell President