Government

Osage News finalizes rules for candidate debates May 8 and 9

Date: April 21, 2010

The Osage News has finalized the rules for its inaugural candidate debates May 8 and 9.

The debates, which will split 18 congressional candidates into ...

Osage Nation Congress votes publicly on gaming board confirmations, chooses Oberly

Date: April 16, 2010

On the last day of the 2010 Hun-Kah Session Thursday, the Osage Nation Congress rescinded last week’s board confirmation votes conducted by secret ballot ...

Jim Gray and Tim Tall Chief are neck and neck in votingosage.org poll

Date: April 6, 2010

Current Osage Nation Principal Chief Jim Gray and Tim Tall Chief are neck and neck in the principal chief votingosage.org candidate poll, with Tall ...

Speaker Mason says he will not seek another nomination for the top Congressional post

Date: Feb. 19, 2010

Osage Nation Congress Speaker Archie Mason says he will step down from the Legislative Branch’s top post after the upcoming Hun-Kah Session of Congress ...

Chief Gray’s Town Hall Series has some principal chief candidates calling foul

Date: Feb. 15, 2010

Some candidates for the Principal Chief race for the June 7 elections were surprised when current Principal Chief Jim Gray announced a Town Hall Series ...

Sarah Oberly resigns as Election Board Supervisor

Date: Feb. 11, 2010

Lisa Otipoby, a tribal judge and municipal judge from Ponca City, has replaced Sarah Oberly as Osage Nation Election Board Supervisor.

“My election experience is ...

Congress proposes bill to trim Osage budgets to $23.9 million and to halt all raises and new hires

Date: Dec. 29, 2009

A bill sponsored by Congressman Mark Freeman that would trim the Osage budgets down to $23.9 million was discussed by Congress Monday, as well ...

Congress votes to send a second letter to Chief Gray about budgets

Date: Dec. 15, 2009

The Osage Nation Congress voted Monday to send another letter to Principal Chief Jim Gray stating that the Nation’s 2010 fiscal year budget total ...

Osage Nation Supreme Court rules in favor of Congress

Date: Dec. 15, 2009

The Osage Nation Supreme Court has decided its first case and has ruled in favor of the Osage Nation Congress.

“We’re delighted,” said Osage ...

Congress to ask Chief Gray to lower the 2010 Executive Branch budgets to $25 million

Date: Dec. 10, 2009

The Osage Nation Congress, by majority vote, is requesting Principal Chief Jim Gray to lower the Nation’s 2010 government budgets to $25 million. This ...