COLT to meet during NCAI Convention & Marketplace

We will be meeting briefly the evening of October 21st, in conjunction with the NCAI 75th Annual Convention & Marketplace at the Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center. You can explore the agenda of the NCAI Convention & Marketplace on the website of the National Congress of American Indians. Please check back for final time and room location of this …

Coalition of Large Tribes met in Albuquerque, NM

PRESS RELEASE Albuquerque, New Mexico- Several tribes belonging to the Coalition of Large Tribes (COLT) met in Albuquerque, NM on April 26, 2018 on major issues facing large land-based tribes including treaty obligations, transportation, health care, environmental concerns, etc. COLT meets quarterly to advocate for legislative, regulatory and policy reforms to improve unique issues affecting large land base tribes. The …

Quarterly Meeting to be held in Albuquerque

Join us for our quarterly meeting with the Coalition of Large Tribes April 26, 2018 at Hotel Albuquerque in Old Town. For more details visit the Meeting page, or browse the agenda below: Agenda Room: POTTERS ROOM 8:00 – 8:30 AM Continental Breakfast provided by COLT 8:30 – 9:00 AM Call to Order: President Russell Begaye, Navajo Nation President, COLT …

December 2017: COLT and Other Tribal Meetings

Join us for our quarterly meeting with the Coalition of Large Tribes December 8th, 2017 at Treasure Island Casino and Hotel in Las Vegas. Room “Antilles C” Agenda: 8:45 a.m. Call to Order: President Russell Begaye, Navajo Nation President, COLT Chairman • Opening Prayer • Welcome & Introductions 9:00 a.m. COLT Business • Approval of Agenda • Administrative Discussion: Financial …

Tribes gather to discuss proposed Trump policies and its impact to Indian Country

Twin Arrows

Tribes gather to discuss proposed policies and its impact to Indian Country.  The Coalition of Large Tribes (COLT) held its quarterly meeting at the Twin Arrows Casino Resort in Flagstaff, Arizona on July 24, 2017.  In attendance were COLT Chairman President Russell Begaye, COLT Vice Chairman Harold Frazier and COLT Secretary Marcus Coby. The Chairman of COLT, Russell Begay (Navajo), …

COLT MEMBERS UPDATE U.S. SENATE ON INDIAN ISSUES

Featured article source: WASHINGTON— The Coalition of Large Tribes (COLT) convened for a strategy meeting to hear updates on issues from Sen. Steve Daines (R-Mont.), a member of the U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, and the House Natural Resources Committee staff. The meeting was held on Monday, May 1, at the National Indian Gaming Association’s Stanley Crooks Center on …

NAVAJO NATION PRESIDENT TO CHAIR THE COALITION OF LARGE TRIBES

Coalition of Large Tribes - Executive

For Immediate Release Coalition of Large Tribes to hold meeting on Capitol Hill WASHINGTON—The Coalition of Large Tribes (COLT) will hold its Winter Legislative meeting on February 12 at the National Indian Gaming Stanley R. Crooks Tribal Leaders Conference Center on Capitol Hill. Tribal leaders from 12 nations will be in town to discuss a range of issues including public …

COLT TO CONVENE IN RAPID CITY, SOUTH DAKOTA

COLT 2016

The Coalition of Large Tribes (COLT) will be holding its next quarterly meeting on Tuesday, July 12, 2016. The meeting will take place at the Best Western Ramkota Hotel and Conference Center in Rapid City, South Dakota. Original Story – Native News Online   Published July 8, 2016 WASHINGTON—The Coalition of Large Tribes (COLT) will be holding its next quarterly …

President Begaye elected vice president for Coalition of Large Tribes

ALBUQUERQUE—The Coalition of Large Tribes, or COLT, convened in Albuquerque on August 4 at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center. Comprised of members from large Indian tribes throughout Indian Country, the coalition serves as an advocacy group for issues facing American Indian tribes with land bases exceeding 100,000 acres. These tribes include the Navajo Nation, Crow Nation, Blackfeet Tribe, Shoshone-Bannock Tribes, …

Eight tribes with large reservations announce new coalition

Monument Valley

Eight tribes, representing some of the largest reservations in the United States, have formed a new organization to represent their concerns. Originally appeared in Indianz.com Posted: Friday, April 8, 2011     Eight tribes, representing some of the largest reservations in the United States, have formed a new organization to represent their concerns.The Coalition of Large Tribes will address land, economic, jurisdictional …