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Ongoing problems land tribal oversight agencies on GAO 'high-risk' list

Federal agencies that oversee tribal schools, lands and health care still suffer from weak leadership, a lack of oversight and mismanaged resources, despite nearly a decade of prodding from the Government Accountability Office.... Read more»

Weed Rush

Tribes wait to jump into weed rush

While Native American tribes can decide whether to legalize marijuana on tribal lands, many are concerned about possible repercussions from the government. ... Read more»

Debt deception: Fights over tribal payday lenders

In the battle to shield themselves from lawsuits and oversight, some high-interest payday lenders have found unlikely allies: Native American tribes. Some lenders claim tribal sovereignty allows them to operate outside state laws — even when they’re making loans to non-Native Americans living far from Indian lands.... Read more»