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June 01, 2017

Act to Support Indian Country Economic Development

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New Bill Aims to Stimulate Economic Development in Indian Country

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May 24, 2017

Raise Your Voice for Bears Ears Immediately!

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Your Voice is Needed to Protect Bears Ears - Act By May 26!

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August 16, 2016

Awareness for Missing and Murdered Native Women and Girls

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Montana's U.S. Congressional Delegation Introduces Resolutions to Designate National Day of Awareness for…

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April 25, 2016

Sign Petition for Carlisle Boarding School to Send the Children Home

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Sign the Petition for Carlisle Boarding School to Send the Children Home

The…

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February 19, 2016

Help Make 2016 the "Year of Bears Ears"

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Help Make 2016 the "Year of Bears Ears"

The Bears Ears Inter-Tribal Coalition…

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January 07, 2016

Take Action on Tribal Nutrition Improvement Act

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Take Action on the Tribal Nutrition Improvement Act

The "Tribal Nutrition Improvement Act…

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December 11, 2015

Urge Action on Grand Canyon Heritage Monument

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Urge President Obama to Proclaim the Greater Grand Canyon Heritage National Monument

The…

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April 28, 2015

Act Now to Comment on New Dietary Guidelines

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Act Now to Comment on New Dietary Guidelines for Americans!

Communities and advocates…

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November 21, 2014

Demand Tribal Consultation on FDA Food Safety Rules

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Your Support Urgently Needed: The FDA Continues to Ignore Tribal Governments

The U.S.…

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October 22, 2014

Urge Passage of Indian Teacher Loan Forgiveness Act

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Take Action on the American Indian Teacher Loan Forgiveness Act of 2014

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September 10, 2014

Vote for "Best Native American Experience"

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Vote for USA Today's "Best Native American Experience"

USA Today has launched a…

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April 22, 2014

Your Support Can Help Protect Native Children

Your Support Can Help Protect Native Children!

U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp which would create the Alyce Spotted Bear and Walter…

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February 24, 2014

Please Tune Into Early Childhood Development Hearing

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Indian Affairs Committee to Stream Early Childhood Development Hearing

Please take action by…

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February 14, 2014

Watch for Progress on Voting Rights Act

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Please Track the Progress of the Proposed Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2014

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January 15, 2014

Track Progress of Proposed Native Children Act

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Please Track the Progress of the Proposed Native Children Act

Senate Bill…

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July 08, 2013

Act now on Food Safety Modernization Act regulations

Take Action Now on Food Safety Modernization Act Regulations!

The "Indian Country Food Safety Modernization Act Working Group" is…

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March 21, 2013

ICWA Supreme Court Case: PLEASE ACT NOW

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NICWA urgently requests your immediate action on three time-sensitive matters regarding Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl,…

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February 11, 2013

Please Support VAWA Reauthorization Today

*Please Support the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Today!

In 2012 introduced a bipartisan reauthorization bill tha

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January 23, 2013

VAWA Reintroduced, So Please Act

*Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Reintroduced in Congress

Yesterday . This bill closely mirrors the bipa

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January 09, 2013

Urge Passage of Native Languages Preservation Act

Support the Native Languages Preservation Act

The National Indian Education Association is urging support for reauthorization of the Esther Martinez…

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December 17, 2012

Farm Bill Needs Your Push

Urge Congress to Act on the 2012 Farm Bill. It Impacts Native American Communities

With the Farm Bill now expired…

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November 13, 2012

Support reauthorization of Special Diabetes Program

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Diabetes is a serious, disabling and potentially fatal disease. Investing relatively small amounts of money to help

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October 31, 2012

Get Out the Native Vote

Get out the Native Vote next Tuesday!

The general election is NEXT week – Tuesday if you are registered…

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September 24, 2012

Support the Native American Education Act of 2012

Support the Native American Education Act of 2012

U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet of Colorado introduced The Native American Education…

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August 14, 2012

Help Reservation Communities Recover from Fires

Help Reservation Communities Recover from Fires

July 2012 will go down as the hottest July on record. Coupled with the…

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June 15, 2012

Continued Support Urgently Needed: Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act

*Your Action Is Still Needed for Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization

The U.S. House and Senate have passed separate…

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May 10, 2012

Demand amendment to restore Native protections

Demand a floor amendment to restore Native protections

Yesterday we sent you an Action Alert about the U.S. House of…

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May 08, 2012

Act Now to Keep Native Protections

Act Now to Preserve Native Protections in the U.S. House Version of the Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization!

The Indian…

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April 30, 2012

Act Now to Support Reauthorization of Funding for the Special Diabetes Program for Indians

On March 7 is currently set to expire in FY 2013 unless reauthorized.

According to the American Diabetes

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April 16, 2012

ACTION ALERT! Double your impact!

Give to First Nations online April 17-26 and you'll have TWICE the impact!

First Nations is participating in the…

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March 19, 2012

Action Alert! Reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act

*First Nations Supports Reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act

Violence against Native American women occurs at a much…

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March 15, 2012

Urge Congress to Support $221 Million for CDFI Fund!

First Nations Development Institute supports the Opportunity Finance Network and encourages you to contact your Member of Congress to support…

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March 08, 2012

Action Alert - NAFOA Requesting Comments on IRS Notice 2011-94

This month's action alert is brought to you by the Native American Finance Officers Association . NAFOA is requesting comments…

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February 18, 2012

Learn more about the American Indian Empowerment Act of 2011 (H.R.3532 )

Learn more about the American Indian Empowerment Act of 2011

In November 2011 that tribal land be t

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