July 13, 2017
The McCollum-Cole Amendment on Tribal Public Safety & Victim Service Passes in the House Appropriations Committee
WASHINGTON, D.C. | Today, the House Appropriations Committee adopted an amendment offered by Representatives Betty McCollum (D—MN) and Tom Cole (R—OK) that would support tribal public safety and victim services programs. The amendment was adopted by voice vote with overwhelming bi-partisan support.
June 19, 2017
National Congress of American Indians and Change the Mascot Respond to Disappointing Supreme Court Ruling Upholding Derogatory Trademark
Oneida Nation Homelands (June 19, 2017) The National Congress of American Indians and the Change the Mascot campaign today responded to the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling this morning that federal trademarks can be registered, even if offensive or derogatory.
June 15, 2017
Today, tribal leaders gathered and adopted a resolution supporting the Paris Climate Agreement during the closing general assembly at the NCAI 2017 Mid Year Conference & Marketplace.
June 14, 2017
The National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) congratulates the Standing Rock and Cheyenne River Sioux Tribes on their successful defense of their lands and waters against the harms of the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL), and all of the Tribal Nations who supported their efforts.
June 14, 2017
U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) Secretary Ryan Zinke Gives His First Address to a Gathering of Tribal Nations at the NCAI 2017 Mid Year Conference
UNCASVILLE, CT | Yesterday, the U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke gave his first address to a national gathering of tribal nations during the opening plenary session at the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) 2017 Mid Year Conference & Marketplace (Mid Year).