Current Issues

There are many issues that concern Indian Country and the Tribe that are affected by local, state and federal elections. As such, it’s important for tribal members to learn about these issues.  For more information about Native American issues, you may be interested in the following websites*:

U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs
See their “Issues & Legislation” page for information about current issues and legislation.

National Congress of American Indians
"...NCAI serves to secure for ourselves and our descendants the rights and benefits to which we are entitled; to enlighten the public toward the better understanding of the Indian people; to preserve rights under Indian treaties or agreements with the United States; and to promote the common welfare of the American Indians and Alaska Natives."

Indian Country Today
“Indian Country Today is an award-winning multimedia publisher of news, information, and imagery relevant to the Indigenous people of the Americas. Our mission is to better the lives of Indigenous peoples by delivering accurate, relevant, and culturally sensitive content.”

“Reznet is a Native American news, information and entertainment Web site that also trains and mentors American Indian college students around the country as they prepare for journalism careers."

*Provided for informational purposes only. The Oneida Nation of Wisconsin is not responsible for nor endorses the content or opinions of the above listed websites/organizations. The Oneida Nation of Wisconsin is not officially affiliated with the above listed websites/organizations.