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12/04/16 Interior Secretary Jewell Statement in Support of U.S. Army Decision Related to the Dakota Access Pipeline Sally Jewell 12/01/16 Secretary Jewell, Governor McAuliffe Recognize Major Addition to National Park System in Virginia Sally Jewell 11/23/16 Secretary Jewell Announces Return of Native American Funerary Objects and Human Remains to Fallon Paiute Shoshone Indian Tribe Sally Jewell 11/22/16 HUD Announces New Formula for Indian Housing Block Grant Program Julián Castro 11/16/16 Secretary Jewell, Senator Tester, Blackfeet Nation and Devon Energy Announce Cancellation of Oil & Gas Leases in Montana's Lewis and Clark National Forest Sally Jewell 11/15/16 Statement Regarding the Dakota Access Pipeline Sally Jewell 10/24/16 Remarks of Secretary Julián Castro National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) 2016 Conference Julián Castro 10/21/16 Secretary Jewell Issues Secretarial Order to Encourage Tribal Role in Managing Interior Lands with Native American Connections Sally Jewell 10/12/16 Obama Administration Exceeds Ambitious Goal to Restore 500,000 Acres of Tribal Homelands Sally Jewell 9/27/16 Obama Administration Announces New Resources to Help Ensure Opportunity for Native Students Sally Jewell 9/26/16 At White House Conference, USDA Commits New Funds for Tribal Community Development Thomas Vilsack 9/26/16 Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch and Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell Announce Settlements of Tribal Trust Accounting and Management Lawsuits Sally Jewell 9/23/16 Interior Department Finalizes Pathway to Reestablish a Formal Government-to-Government Relationship with the Native Hawaiian Community Sally Jewell 9/15/16 Secretary Jewell Approves Utility-Scale Solar Project on Tribal Land in Nevada Sally Jewell 7/18/16 ecretary Jewell, Under Secretary Bonnie Join Utah Local Leaders at Public Meeting to Hear Community Visions for Public Lands Conservation Sally Jewell 6/21/16 Secretary Jewell Announces Tribal Youth Conservation Corps Projects to Aid in Ecosystem, Economic Recovery on Gulf Coast Sally Jewell 6/09/16 Secretary Jewell Joins Spokane Tribal Leaders to Mark Community's Selection as a Presidential Promise Zone Sally Jewell 5/26/16 Interior Secretary Sally Jewell Issues Statement on Upcoming French Auction of Tribal Sacred Objects Sally Jewell 5/03/16 Secretary Jewell, Senator Tester Join Blackfeet Tribal Chairman Barnes to Commemorate Implementation of Land Buy-Back Program Sally Jewell 4/06/16 Two New Klamath Basin Agreements Carve out Path for Dam Removal and Provide Key Benefits to Irrigators Sally Jewell 3/22/16 Energy Department Announces Over $9 Million in Funding for 16 Indian and Alaska Native Community Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency Projects Ernest Moniz 2/24/16 Remarks by Secretary Robert A. McDonald Robert McDonald 2/16/16 Hud Allocates More Than $660 Million to Native American Communities to Support Affordable Housing Julián Castro 2/12/16 HUD Awards More than $55 Million for Affordable Housing and Community Development In Native American Communities Julián Castro 2/12/16 Energy Department Makes up to $7 Million Available for Assistance to Indian Tribes; Releases Alaska Solar Prospecting Report Ernest Moniz 1/22/16 Secretary Jewell Announces Proposal to Reduce Methane Emissions, Wasted Gas on Public, Tribal Lands Sally Jewell 1/15/16 Secretary Jewell Announces Obama Administration's Largest Land into Trust Acquisition for Tribal Nations Sally Jewell 1/14/16 Secretary Jewell Highlights Budget Gains to Finish Previously Identified BIE School Construction Projects Sally Jewell 12/10/15 Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Kevin Washburn to Conclude Successful Tenure at Interior, Return to Teaching Sally Jewell 11/18/15 Secretary Jewell Celebrates Every Kid in a Park with Native Students Sally Jewell 11/17/15 Secretary Jewell Announces Partnership With Verizon and Microsoft to Provide Wireless Broadband and Tablets to Native American Students Sally Jewell 11/16/15 Keep the Promise Act of 2015 Thomas Price 11/06/15 Blog: Providing Digital Pathways for Native Youth Success Sally Jewell 11/05/15 Blog: Investing in Opportunity in Indian Country Thomas Vilsack 11/05/15 Interior Department Announces New Initiative to Spur Economic Development and Expansion in Indian Country Sally Jewell 10/21/15 Hud And Va Launch New Demonstration to Provide Permanent Homes For Native American Veterans Experiencing Homelessness Julián Castro 10/06/15 Secretary Jewell Announces Historic $186 Million Settlement of Chickasaw and Choctaw Nations' Tribal Trust Lawsuit Sally Jewell 10/06/15 Blog: Expanding Opportunity for Young Native Americans Thomas Perez 10/01/15 Interior Transfers an Additional $10 Million to the Cobell Education Scholarship Fund, Brings Total to Nearly $30 Million Sally Jewell 9/30/15 Secretary Jewell to Kick off Tribal Solarthon with Shinnecock Nation in New York Sally Jewell 9/29/15 USDA Announces $2.6 Million in Grants for Infrastructure and Economic Development Projects on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation Thomas Vilsack 9/29/15 USDA Helps Rural Businesses Create Jobs and Increase Economic Opportunities Thomas Vilsack 9/29/15 Interior Proposes Path for Re-Establishing Government-to-Government Relationship with Native Hawaiian Community Sally Jewell 9/24/15 Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz Announces New Tribal Energy Technical Assistance Initiative to Help Native American Communities Ernest Moniz 9/21/15 HUD Awards $12.4 Million to 18 Tribes Nationwide to Address Mold in Native American and Alaska Native Communities Julián Castro 9/17/15 Interior, Justice Departments Announce $940 Million Landmark Settlement with Nationwide Class of Tribes and Tribal Entities Sally Jewell 8/01/15 Secretary Jewell Lauds Isleta Pueblo's Landmark Transition to Full Operation and Management of Tribal Elementary School Sally Jewell 7/09/15 Interior Department Announces $11.8 Million to Support Tribal Climate Change Adaptation and Planning Projects Sally Jewell 6/29/15 Department of the Interior Announces Final Federal Recognition Process to Acknowledge Indian Tribes Sally Jewell 6/18/15 States Share $138M to Strengthen, Expand Innovative Job Training and Reemployment Strategies for Laid-Off Workers Thomas Perez 6/11/15 Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - The Future of Housing in America: Oversight of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Julián Castro 6/01/15 Miccosukee Indian School Receives Historic Flexibility to Meet Academic and Cultural Needs of Students Sally Jewell 5/28/15 Osage Nation Becomes 20th Tribe to Partner with Interior to Implement the Land Buy-Back Program Sally Jewell 4/30/15 Interior Finalizes Effort to Improve Fairness, Clarity for the Valuation of Oil Produced on American Indian Lands Sally Jewell 4/17/15 Interior Department Seeks Public Dialogue on Reform of Federal Onshore Oil and Gas Regulations Sally Jewell 4/16/15 Secretary Jewell Commends Senate's Confirmation of Jonodev Chaudhuri as Chair of the National Indian Gaming Commission Sally Jewell 3/20/15 Interior Department Releases Final Rule to Support Safe, Responsible Hydraulic Fracturing Activities on Public and Tribal Lands Sally Jewell 2/27/15 Secretary Jewell Signs Historic Water Rights Agreement with Shoshone-Paiute Tribes and State of Nevada Sally Jewell 2/26/15 Blog: Fulfilling a Promise to Help Tribal Communities Thomas Perez 2/25/15 Hearing of the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Request for the Department of Housing and Urban Development Julián Castro 2/18/15 HUD Announces More than $650 Million in Indian Housing Block Grants Julián Castro 2/17/15 Secretary Jewell Stresses Collaboration to help Alaska Natives Meet Challenges of Climate Change Sally Jewell 2/02/15 HUD Budget Seeks $748 Million to Address Critical Needs in Native American Communities Julián Castro 1/30/15 HUD-VA Program That Serves Homeless Veterans to Expand Into Native American Communities for the First Time Julián Castro 1/30/15 Two Additional Tribal Nations Sign Cooperative Agreements with Interior to Reduce Land Fractionation in Indian Country Sally Jewell 1/08/15 Secretary Jewell Celebrates Agreement with Seminole Tribe of Florida to Help Spur Investment, Commercial Development Sally Jewell 12/12/14 Energy Secretary Moniz Announces Formation of Nuclear Energy Tribal Working Group Ernest Moniz 12/03/14 Secretary Jewell Stresses Self-Governance, Empowerment as Foundation for Successful, Culturally Vibrant Tribal Nations Sally Jewell 12/03/14 USDA Announces $9.7 Million in Dedicated Outreach and Technical Assistance to Diversify American Agriculture Thomas Vilsack 12/03/14 Washington Post - How the Stories of Native American Youths Made Obama Cry in the Oval Office Sally Jewell 12/02/14 Interior Disburses $13.4 Billion in FY14 Energy Revenues to Benefit Federal, State, Local and Tribal Governments Sally Jewell 10/27/14 National Congress of American Indians Robert McDonald 10/22/14 HUD Secretary Julian Castro and Senator Heidi Heitkamp Visit Turtle Mountain, Williston Julián Castro 10/06/14 HUD Awards Nearly $60 Million to Promote Affordable Housing and Economic Development in Native American Communities Julián Castro 9/30/14 Secretary Jewell Convenes Fourth Meeting of the White House Council on Native American Affairs Sally Jewell 9/26/14 Attorney General Holder, Secretary Jewell Announce $554 Million Settlement of Tribal Trust Accounting and Management Lawsuit Filed by Navajo Nation Sally Jewell 9/09/14 Land Buy-Back Program Tops $100 Million in Payments to American Indian Landowners with Fractionated Interests Sally Jewell 9/08/14 Secretary Vilsack Appoints Members to the Council for Native American Farming and Ranching Thomas Vilsack 8/20/14 Secretary Jewell Issues Secretarial Order Affirming American Indian Trust Responsibilities Sally Jewell 8/07/14 USDA Partners with States, Tribes to Improve Public Access on Private Lands Thomas Vilsack 7/23/14 Interior Department Announces $2.5 million to Promote Tribal Control and Operation of BIE-Funded Schools Sally Jewell 7/22/14 Secretary Jewell Commends President's Intent to Nominate Jonodev Osceola Chaudhuri as Chair of National Indian Gaming Commission Sally Jewell 7/21/14 USDA Awards Grants to Native American Communities to Strengthen Small Businesses and Create Jobs Thomas Vilsack 7/16/14 Obama Administration Dedicates Nearly $10 million to Help Tribes Prepare for Climate Change Sally Jewell 6/26/14 Secretary Jewell Statement on the Senate Confirmation of Vincent Logan as Special Trustee for American Indians Sally Jewell 6/16/14 On the Heels of Historic Presidential Visit to Indian Country, Secretary Jewell Announces Interior Initiatives to Support Tribal-led Economic Development Sally Jewell 6/13/14 Secretary Jewell Announces Plan to Improve Achievement, Promote Tribal Control in Bureau of Indian Education-Funded Schools Sally Jewell 5/07/14 Secretary Jewell Announces Second Utility-Scale Solar Energy Project on American Indian Trust Land Approved Sally Jewell 5/01/14 Secretary Jewell Convenes Third Meeting of the White House Council on Native American Affairs Sally Jewell 4/24/14 Secretary Jewell Underscores President's Commitment to Build Strong, Resilient Tribal Communities at Pacific Northwest Tribal Summit Sally Jewell 4/08/14 Interior Signs Cooperative Agreement with Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate as Next Step in Land Buy-Back Program Sally Jewell 4/02/14 Interior Announces First Transfer from Land Buy-Back Program to Cobell Education Fund Sally Jewell 3/24/14 Approximately $58M in Grants Available to Support Indian and Native American Employment and Training Programs Thomas Perez 3/14/14 Secretary Jewell Announces $3.2 Million in Grant Awards For 21 Tribal Energy and Mineral Development Projects Sally Jewell 3/05/14 Historic Agreement Reached on Upper Klamath Basin Water Sally Jewell 3/04/14 President Proposes $11.9 Billion FY2015 Budget for Interior Sally Jewell 12/18/13 Interior Announces First Purchase Offers to Facilitate Cobell Land Consolidation Efforts Sally Jewell 12/10/13 Secretary Jewell Commends Work of Secretarial Commission on Indian Trust Administration and Reform Sally Jewell 11/25/13 Secretary Jewell Signs Historic Agreement with Citizen Potawatomi Nation to Spur Investment, Economic Activity in Indian Country Sally Jewell 11/13/13 Secretary Jewell Kicks Off White House Tribal Nations Conference Sally Jewell

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