Government

Direct assistance bill receives Osage Congressional committee consideration

Date: July 27, 2021

The Seventh Osage Nation Congress commenced their unprecedented task of considering several appropriation bills requesting American Rescue Plan Act funding during its July 26 committee ...

Special session bills, requests for ARPA funding assigned to Congressional committees

Date: July 25, 2021

On Day One of the 10th Special Session for the Seventh Osage Nation Congress, the legislative process started for the various bills filed requesting ...

Osage Congress meeting for 10th Special Session starting July 24

Date: July 19, 2021

The Seventh Osage Nation Congress will convene for its 10th Special Session starting Saturday, July 24, to begin considering legislation including projects and endeavors ...

Effort to include direct assistance bill on July 8 Congressional special session proclamation fails

Date: July 16, 2021

Photo caption: The Osage Nation Congress met via Zoom for a July 8 special session to consider the purchase of real property. Osage News/Screenshot ...

Osage Congressional Speaker Pratt invited to co-chair NCAI Veterans Committee

Date: July 16, 2021

Photo caption: Osage Nation Congressional Speaker Angela Pratt. CODY HAMMER/Osage News 

The National Congress of American Indians invited Osage Nation Congressional Speaker Angela Pratt ...

Osage Nation pays off $67M Ranch loan in less than five years

Date: July 13, 2021

Photo caption: The Osage Nation has paid off its $67 million loan to purchase the 43,000-acre Osage Nation Ranch. The ranch is often used ...

Osage Congress approves $50K contribution for Chouteau fountain project in Kansas City

Date: July 6, 2021

Photo caption: Osage Congress approves $50,000 contribution for Chouteau fountain project in Kansas City. The fountain is located on the west side of Chouteau ...

Wahzhazhe Elections Board considering updates, revisions to election code

Date: July 5, 2021

With one year until the next Osage Nation General Election, the Wahzhazhe Elections Board and staff are reviewing the Nation’s election code for updates ...

Osage Congress to meet for July 8 special session

Date: July 5, 2021

The Seventh Osage Nation is scheduled to convene on July 8 for its ninth special session at 9 a.m.

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear ...

Debate among ON officials grows over ARPA individual assistance payments

Date: July 2, 2021

The debate is ongoing among Osage Nation officials about whether individual payments are allowed under the American Rescue Plan Act’s interim final rule.

On ...