Search Form
First, enter a politician or zip code
Now, choose a category

Al Franken's Public Statements on Issue: Indigenous Peoples

Date Title
Oct. 19, 2017 Sens. Franken, Murkowski Make Bipartisan Push to Bring Justice to Native Survivors of Sexual Violence
March 6, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Donald J. Trump, President - Protect the White House Tribal Nations Conference and Council on Native American Affairs
Feb. 17, 2017 Senate Indian Affairs Committee Democrats Secure Exemption from Federal Hiring Freeze for Indian Health Services Staff
Jan. 31, 2017 Letter to the Honorable Donald J. Trump, President of the United States - Your Hiring Freeze is Hurting Indian Country
Aug. 29, 2016 Duluth News Tribune - Community Breaks Ground on New Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School
May 12, 2016 For First Time Ever, Senate Approves Funding for Tribal Loan Program Championed by Sen. Franken
April 23, 2016 Star Tribune - Sen. Franken Measure to Get Loans to Indian Country Garners Bipartisan Love
April 21, 2016 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016
April 21, 2016 After Hard Work from Sen. Franken, Loan Program That Would Help Minnesota's Tribal Economies One Step Closer to Reality
April 14, 2016 Franken and Tester Introduce Major Legislation to Help Indian Country Fight Growing Drug Epidemic
Feb. 3, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Shaun Donovan, Director of Management and Budget - Bipartisan Push to Increase Support for Dilapidated Tribal School Buildings
Nov. 23, 2015 Sen. Franken Leads Bipartisan Effort to Fund Loan Program That Would Help Minnesota's Tribal Economies
July 30, 2015 Sen. Franken's Job-Creating Energy Measures Pass as Part of Comprehensive Energy Committee Bill
June 16, 2015 Senators Schatz, Thune, Colleagues Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Improve and Grow Tourism in Native Communities
May 6, 2015 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Department of the Interior - Native American Education Priorities
May 4, 2015 Senator Schatz, Colleagues Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Promote Preservation of Native Languages
Oct. 17, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Sen. Franken Pushes to Improve Native School Buildings
May 22, 2014 Letter to Roger Goodell, Commissioner of the National Football League - Regarding Changing the Name of the Washington Redskins
May 7, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 21, 2014 Pine Journal: County, Reservation Land Exchanges Heads for the President's Desk
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Indian Affairs
March 19, 2013 Tribal School Construction
Oct. 9, 2012 MN Chippewa Tribe to Receive Settlement
Sept. 22, 2012 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Cravaack Legislation to Allow Minnesota Chippewa Tribe to Receive Settlement Passes Senate, Headed to President's Desk to Be Signed Into Law
Aug. 1, 2012 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Continued
Aug. 1, 2012 Begich Urges Obama Administration to Pay Contract Support to Tribes
June 28, 2012 Sen. Franken's Minnesota Chippewa Distribution Act Moves Toward Senate Vote
Feb. 2, 2012 Indian Affairs Committee Holds Legislative Hearing on Settlement and Land into Trust Bills
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Indian Affairs
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Indian Affairs - Human Trafficking
April 19, 2010 Franken Calls For More Indian School Construction Funds
March 21, 2010 Star Tribune: Red Lake Lockup Sits Locked Up and Empty
Jan. 28, 2010 Hearing of Indian Affairs Committee - Unemployment on Indian Reservations at 50%: The Urgent Need to Create Jobs in Indian Country
Skip to top

Help us stay free for all your Fellow Americans

Just $5 from everyone reading this would do it.

Back to top