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Congress and the Budget of Meh

Tweet The adjective of the day is “modest.” That’s the standard

A New Year and New (Old) Stories for Indian Country

Tweet Commentary It’s a new year — and a new story.

Story of Forrest Gerard is a ‘must’ for the Canon of Indian Country

Tweet   What is “The Canon of Indian Country? Those stories

A Deadline Whizzes by and Indian Health Money is Left Behind

Tweet Monday was a key deadline for the Affordable Care Act. In order

Congress Nearing a Budget? Yes, Thanks for Nothing, but It’s Better Than the Alternative

Tweet This is the week to watch Congress. If all goes

Healthcare.gov Web Site Works Fine, and Real Task of Health Care Reform is Ahead

Tweet The healthcare.gov web site is working. I spent some time on it

Filibusters Make No Sense for Indian Country

Tweet The United States Senate is a curious institution. It’s not

Alaska’s Busy Week: Demonstrating Its Contempt for Alaska Natives

Tweet Guest Commentary The State of Alaska had a busy week.

A Treaty Promise that Cannot be Kept

Tweet OPINION Modern U.S. presidents have a curious relationship with North