Archives July 2015

Congress passes FY2016 bills for health benefit, scholarships and burial assistance

Date: July 14, 2015

On Day Two of the Seventh Special Session, the Fourth Osage Nation Congress passed four appropriation bills ahead of the 19 total bills up for ...

Gaming Commission cuts operations budget and staff

Date: July 14, 2015

The Osage Nation Gaming Commission’s fiscal year 2016 operations budget is about $3 million slimmer than last year’s budget after the Gaming Commission ...

Congressional bill filed to fund litigation efforts in LLC investigation

Date: July 9, 2015

A second lawsuit related to the business activities of the former Osage Limited Liability Company management is expected to be filed next week as the ...

Case on final oil and gas rules scheduled for Aug. 10

Date: July 8, 2015

A federal judge has scheduled the preliminary court case to consider a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction on the final oil and gas regulations ...

Changes to gaming and competitive bidding laws coming

Date: July 7, 2015

Osage Casinos CEO Byron Bighorse met with the Congressional commerce and economic development committee twice in June as it considers changes to the Nation’s ...

Religious Arrogance

Date: July 7, 2015

Last year after same sex marriage became legal in Oregon, my partner of 28 years and I were married (Thanks to Osage News for printing ...

Osage Nation Quarterly Report, March 2015

Date: July 7, 2015

To view the Osage Nation's quarterly unaudited interim financial statements as of March 31, 2015, click the link:

http://static.osagenews.org.s3.amazonaws ...

Disheartened with scholarship move

Date: July 7, 2015

It was disheartening to read that the Osage Nation has contracted the educational scholarship services to a third party in Minnesota.

We had a terrific ...

Can Osage Nation manage your health care?

Date: July 7, 2015

As some may know the Osage Nation is seriously interested in taking over the United States Public Health Service’s – Indian Health Service – that currently ...

Love the sinner, but hate the sin

Date: July 7, 2015

I feel it so sad that the proud Osage Nation in order to be P.C (politically correct) is considering legislation to allow same sex ...