The agency is partnering with groups aiming to add more buffalo to tribal diets and to create an heirloom seed repository, among others.
A Harvard policy paper out this week on the government's pandemic relief effort calls on the Treasury Department to create a dedicated tribal affairs office.
The American Rescue Plan provides $20 billion in aid, but problems with the previous CARES Act rollout have made tribes vigilant.
Tribal governments were already making a successful push to vaccinate people, but these resources will help with even more.
There was a financial imperative for the name change, as sponsors and retailers threatened to pull their money and stop selling team merchandise.
Critics ask why it took so long.
Tribal leaders say COVID-19 closures have had a devastating economic effect.
The federal government sent billions of dollars in aid this week, but tribes say it’s not enough.
A business incubator and new app aim to help struggling Native American businesses expand their reach and find new customers.
The first presidential forum on Native American issues happened this week.