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Why I Support State Question 802 Medicaid Expansion

Why I Support State Question 802 Medicaid Expansion

June 3, 2020 | Cherokee Nation Chief Chat

Osiyo, On June 30, voters will make a big decision about the future of health care in Oklahoma. State Question 802 would have a $27 million economic impact on Cherokee Nation Health Services.  That money would go to support good jobs for health care profes...

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A Natives Perspective As Seattles Safest Tribal Casino Reopens

A Natives Perspective As Seattles Safest Tribal Casino Reopens

June 2, 2020 | SEG Talent Buyers Blog

While nearly every tribe in Washington State has shown total disregard for the official “stay-at-home” guidelines issued by Jay Inslee, one tribe and a team of casino professionals led by CEO Stanford Le is determined to lead its patrons and employe...

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By sharing, we multiply our blessings

By sharing, we multiply our blessings

May 6, 2020 | Cherokee Nation Chief Chat

Osiyo, For many first responders, securing protective masks has been difficult due to low supplies and high demand during the COVID-19 pandemic. Cherokee Nation and Cherokee Nation Businesses mobilized to address those needs. Today we are proud to be supply...

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A New Crop to Take Root on Seneca Territory

A New Crop to Take Root on Seneca Territory

April 23, 2020 | Seneca Nation Of Indians

The Thunderers have passed through, heralding another Spring, the animals are awakening with fervent energy to ready themselves for another generation, and our People are facing an unprecedented situation of our time. Sustenance of our being has been awakened w...

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Finding hope and facing hard truths about COVID-19

Finding hope and facing hard truths about COVID-19

April 13, 2020 | Cherokee Nation Chief Chat

Osiyo, As we face this ongoing crisis, I feel fortunate to be part of our strong Cherokee Nation team. Every day I am surrounded by people making a difference. Our frontline health care workers and first responders, our caregivers and social services provid...

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 Native Food Sovereignty in the Wanblee Community

Native Food Sovereignty in the Wanblee Community

April 9, 2020 | Partnership with Native Americans

Native American communities have long struggled with access to fresh, healthy foods. Now more than ever, access to these foods is critical – particularly during the global pandemic impacting us all. Monica Terkildsen, a member of the Wanblee Community Act...

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Safety and health are priority for Cherokee Nation

Safety and health are priority for Cherokee Nation

March 19, 2020 | Cherokee Nation Chief Chat

Osiyo, Just a short time ago, I and most Cherokees were focused on the plans and activities of everyday life. We could take so much for granted as we enjoyed community gatherings, spent time with colleagues, friends, and family, and moved around our social spac...

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World Water Day: Conserving a Precious Resource

World Water Day: Conserving a Precious Resource

March 19, 2020 | Partnership with Native Americans

World Water Day (March 22) is an annual campaign led by the United Nations (UN-Water) to bring attention to water as a precious resource. Access to clean water is a critical concern for many developing countries. However, many people are unaware ...

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 National Nutrition Month: Improving Nutrition on Reservations

National Nutrition Month: Improving Nutrition on Reservations

March 19, 2020 | Partnership with Native Americans

National Nutrition Month in March was created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and focuses on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits. Unfortunately, healthy foods are not always...

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