By Associated Press | 02/24/14 10:07 AM
The chief of one of the largest Native American tribes in the country has announced that the tribe is raising its minimum wage. Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Bill John Baker signed an executive order last week raising the minimum wage for tribal employees to $9.50 over the next two years.
02/19/14 08:45 PM
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico lawmakers have dealt a setback to the Navajo Nation by rejecting a gambling compact that would have allowed the state's largest American Indian tribe to open three additional casinos. The Senate voted 31-10 against the agreement Wednesday, which the House had...
02/11/14 05:15 PM
BOSTON (AP) — The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe says it has entered the final stage of its federal land-in-trust request for a proposed casino in Taunton. Tribal chairman Cedric Cromwell said in a statement on Tuesday that the time period set aside for public input has ended and the tribe and the...
01/28/14 09:27 AM
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The Navajo Nation Council began its weeklong winter session Monday with the prospect of the legislative leader being removed from his post because of pending bribery and conspiracy charges. Legislation sponsored by Delegate Alton Joe Shepherd would oust Speaker Johnny...
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