May 11, 2010 The Honorable Barack Obama President of the United States of America The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington, DC 20500 RE: Solicitor General Elena Kagan’s Nomination to the Supreme Court Dear Mr. President: Congratulations on your nomination of Solicitor General Elena Kagan to the United StateRead More →

The National Indian Health Board and a consortium of Tribes and Tribal agencies have filed an amicus brief in the “Obamacare” lawsuit, where a federal judge in Florida ruled the federal government’s landmark healthcare reform unconstitutional. The lawsuit was filed after President Obama signed into law the Patient Protection andRead More →

Today’s Supreme Court opinion upholding the constitutionality of the individual mandate of the Affordable Care Act also upholds the Indian Health Care Improvement Act (“IHCIA”). IHCIA, which is part of the Affordable Care Act, provides broad support and funding for Indian health programs and for tribal members. Indian health careRead More →