Government

Congress proposes $3 million in cuts to the 2010 government operations budget, Chief Gray’s office receives cuts

Date: Oct. 30, 2009

[Editor's Note: This story was originally published Oct. 30 and was modified on Nov. 18 for clarification on this issue.]

The Osage Nation Congress ...

Chief Gray and other tribal leaders testify to U.S. Senate committee on energy development concerns in Indian Country

Date: Oct. 28, 2009

Osage Nation Principal Chief Jim Gray joined three other tribal leaders on Oct. 22 in testifying to the U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs ...

Five members of Congress meet behind locked doors to discuss budgetary cuts

Date: Oct. 27, 2009

[Editor's Note: This story was originally published on Oct. 27 and was modified on Nov. 18 for clarification on the issue.]

Five members of ...

Money unused by Hominy and Grayhorse Five-Man Boards goes back to treasury

Date: Oct. 26, 2009

Since the Five-Man boards of Hominy Indian Village and Grayhorse Indian Village didn’t use the money appropriated to them to build funeral chapels by ...

U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs holds energy discussion in Tulsa

Date: Oct. 20, 2009

TULSA, Okla. – The U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs is seeking input from Indian Country regarding energy resource development through roundtable discussions with tribes ...

Delegation of authority questioned while Principal Chief is in France

Date: Oct. 12, 2009

A question as to who is in charge while Osage Nation Principal Chief Jim Gray is in France for nine days has caused discussion among ...

BIA Highway Safety Grant in Action

Date: Oct. 10, 2009

The Osage Nation Community Health Representative (CHR) received a $65,000 grant for infant car seats. The Strategic Planning and Grants Management Department wrote a ...

Chief Gray vetoes emergency appropriations bill for Executive Branch operations

Date: Oct. 1, 2009

The Osage Nation Congress overrode a veto by Principal Chief Jim Gray of a bill that authorizes emergency appropriations for the Nation’s government to ...

Election Board schedules first public meeting for Sept. 1

Date: Aug. 29, 2009

The Osage Nation Election Board has scheduled its first public meeting to be held in the Wahzhazhi Cultural Center at 6 p.m., Sept. 1 ...

Former councilman named ON director of operations

Date: Aug. 25, 2009

John Williams is getting reacquainted with government day-to-day duties after coming out of retirement to work in the Osage Nation’s Executive Branch as director ...