By Mark TrahantFor the 2016 elections there were so many superb candidates running for offices, I expected a record number of Native legislators.
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By Mark TrahantCongress has voted to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Kinda, sorta. Because it’s actually way more complicated than a straight repeal of the law.
By Mark TrahantDonald Trump will be a president unlike any we’ve seen since Andrew Jackson. And, that era, like this one is where reason and facts are discounted.
By Mark TrahantNew North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum could have made the state a beacon of hope, instead it's business as usual for Dakota Access Pipeline.
By Mark TrahantDonald Trump has picked Montana Rep. Ryan Zinke for the head of the Department of the Interior.
By Mark TrahantMost in politics run for change. Look at the past eight years and Denise Juneau’s term as Montana’s Superintendent of Public Instruction.
By Mark TrahantIf Rep. Keith Ellison wins the DNC chair, a special election would open the door for Rep. Peggy Flanagan to take his congressional seat.
By Mark TrahantWashington Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers is President-elect Donald J. Trump’s choice to head the Department of the Interior. How will tribes fair?
By Mark TrahantThe frantic pace between the election and swearing in of Donald Trump as President is filled with a plethora of names for a variety of positions.