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Shoe Cobbler without Shoes

By Ricki McCarroll, Founder & Principal Consultant When NUNA was started just over two years ago, we were an I. Just me, a cell phone, a laptop, and a cliff I happened to have jumped off of without a second thought. I was a small business owner - and I was the...

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Media Clips by NUNA 12/21/20

The Democratic majority staff of the House Natural Resources Committee on Friday released a new report titled Repairing the Trump Administration’s Damage to U.S. Indigenous Communities & Charting a Better Way Forward, offering the incoming...

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Media Clips by NUNA 12/18/20

President-elect Joe Biden has selected New Mexico Congresswoman Deb Haaland (Laguna Pueblo) as his nominee to be the next Secretary of the Interior. If confirmed by the Senate, Haaland would become the first Native person to serve in a Presidential Cabinet, and...

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Media Clips by NUNA 12/17/20

The same group of advisers to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that voted to recommend the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use a week ago will convene again today to consider the Moderna vaccine, which the FDA found to be 94% effective and to have...

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Media Clips by NUNA 12/16/20

President-elect Joe Biden announced yesterday that he will nominate former Mayor of South Bend, Indiana Pete Buttigieg to be the next Secretary of Transportation. This makes Buttigieg the first of President-elect Biden’s former opponents for the Democratic...

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Media Clips by NUNA 12/15/20

The Cass Lake Indian Health Service, one of three Indian Health Service facilities serving Minnesota's Bemidji area, became the first IHS facility to receive an initial distribution of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine yesterday, while the Navajo Nation...

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Media Clips by NUNA 12/14/20

Following the Food and Drug Administration’s approval of their COVID-19 vaccine last week, Pfizer began shipping doses from their Michigan warehouse on Sunday. The first doses of the vaccine in the United States were administered this morning, with health care workers...

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Media Clips by NUNA 12/11/20

Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine passed a critical milestone yesterday when the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Vaccine Advisory Panel – which is composed of independent scientific experts, infectious disease doctors, and statisticians – voted 17 to 4 in favor of...

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Media Clips by NUNA 12/10/20

Just one week after the United States broke a daily record for deaths caused by COVID-19, officials across the country reported a new record of 3,011 new fatalities yesterday. Meanwhile, NPR has created a tool using recently released hospital-level data to allow...

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Media Clips by NUNA 12/09/20

As the first wave of mass vaccination rollout takes place across the United Kingdom, health officials are warning that people with a “significant history of allergic reactions” should not be given the COVID-19 vaccine created by Pfizer/BioNTech. The warning comes...

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