Media Clips by NUNA 02/18/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: The Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources will consider the nomination of Representative Deb Haaland as U.S. Department of the Interior Secretary during a hearing scheduled for Tuesday, February 23. If confirmed by the Senate, the...

Media Clips by NUNA 02/17/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: The Indian Health Service said Tuesday that it has administered nearly 385,300 doses of COVID-19 vaccines. At a rate of about 18,490 per 100,000 people, vaccination rates in Native communities are higher than all but five U.S. states,...

Media Clips by NUNA 02/16/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: The Hill published an opinion piece from Abigail Echo-Hawk yesterday that examines the impact COVID-19 has had on Indigenous elders and Indigenous knowledge, noting that with every elder lost to COVID-19 “we bury another story, another song or...

Media Clips by NUNA 02/15/21

Good afternoon, NUNAverse: The second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump ended on Saturday, with the Senate voting to acquit. Seven Republicans joined the 50 Democrats in voting to convict the former President, but a two-thirds majority – 67 Senators –...

Media Clips by NUNA 02/12/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: The House Impeachment Managers wrapped up their case against former President Donald Trump yesterday, warning the Senators that if they did not vote to convict it would set a dangerous precedent for the future. The trial will resume on Friday...

Media Clips by NUNA 02/11/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: Yesterday the House Impeachment Managers showed Senators new security footage of the January 6th insurrection, including a video in which a Capitol police officer runs past Utah Senator Mitt Romney and directs him to turn around and run, as...