(CNSNews.com) – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on Dec. 6 released a report that urges the U.S. Forest Service to work more closely with tribal governments in protecting, respectfully interpreting, and giving appropriate access to sites that are sacred to American Indians and Alaskan Natives.
“American Indian and Alaska Native values and culture have made our nation rich in spirit and deserve to be honored and respected,” Vilsack said. “By honoring and [...]
Executive Order — Assignment of National Security and Emergency Preparedness Communications Functions
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ASSIGNMENT OF NATIONAL SECURITY AND
EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS COMMUNICATIONS FUNCTIONS
By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, it is hereby ordered as follows:
Section 1. Policy. The Federal Government must have the ability to communicate at all times and under all circumstances to carry out [...]
As Wisconsin public sector unions attempt to oust Governor Walker in a recall vote today for his cuts in government spending and curbs on public sector union bargaining power, the San Francisco Chronicle, in a cover blockbuster, has listed the “top 100 donors who influence state campaigns the most in California.
Donations in millions by the Top 5 GROUPS to all California campaigns between 2001 and 2011 are as follows:
The federal government is set to pay out more than $1billion to a number of American Indian tribes to settle disputes which have been ongoing for more than a century.
The tribes claim that the government mismanaged their funds as well as tribal land supposed to be held in trust.
The agreement announced on Wednesday will resolve claims brought by 41 tribes from across the country to reclaim money lost in mismanaged [...]