Treasury to release overdue $500 million in pandemic relief for tribes (MEDIA SHARE)

Badlands in South Dakota

Large tribes lament some newly attached strings. Rob Capriccioso U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Janet Yellen testifies during a hearing before Senate Finance Committee at Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill June 7, 2022 in Washington, D.C. The committee held a hearing to examine the Biden Administration’s budget request for fiscal year 2023 for the Treasury Department. (Photo by …

Seeking Input: Protection and Restoration of Tribal Homelands

Indian Affairs is seeking input as to what the Department’s top priorities should be with regard to several topics related to the protection and restoration of Tribal homelands. The consultation sessions will focus on three specific topics: the land-into-trust process; leasing and rights-of-way; and sacred sites and treaty rights. As a starting point to facilitate discussion, the Department poses specific questions that …

New Board Elected for COLT

COLT BOARD 2021-2022

During this meeting a new board of directors was voted upon and ratified. Chairman Kevin Killer – Oglala Sioux Tribe PresidentVice Chairman Myron Lizer – The Navajo Nation, Vice PresidentTreasurer Lisa White Pipe – Rosebud Sioux, Tribal CouncilSecretary Nathan Small – Shoshone-Bannock Tribes, Council Member

Join us at Ballys in Las Vegas

Ballys Ballroom for COLT

We will be holding our Annual Round Up meeting at Ballys in Las Vegas, to learn more about the meeting please visit the meetings page.

COLT will host quarterly meeting in Las Vegas

We will be hosting our quarterly meeting in Las Vegas at Ballys on July 19th, 2021 from 8:00AM to 5:00PM MST. To learn more about this event, or to request an invitation please visit the meeting page.

COLT to host Virtual Quarterly Meeting

Native American Member Tribes

We will be hosting our quarterly meeting in a virtual format this year on February 19, 2021 from 11:30AM to 2:30PM CST. To learn more about this event please visit the meeting page.

COLT Seeking an Executive Director

COALITION OF LARGE TRIBES (COLT) IS SEEKING AN EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SUBMIT A COVER LETTER AND RESUME OVERVIEW The Coalition of Large Tribes is seeking applicants to fill an Executive Director position.  DESCRIPTION OF COLT COLT is a federally-chartered corporation governed by a board of directors to provide advocacy and to promote the sovereign rights of member tribes to protect, enhance, …

Coronavirus: Message from the Chairman

March 10, 2020 RE: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Dear Tribal Leader: On March 2, 2020, the Coalition of Large Tribes held our Board of Directors Quarterly meeting and discussed the impact of COVID-19 in Indian Country; especially to our elders and youth. As you may know, the swift spread of COVID-19 in 100 countries and 36 states, means that we …

Save the Date: MAR 2, 2020

COLT will be meeting in Las Vegas on March 2nd, 2020 at Bally’s Las Vegas for the quarterly meeting. A formal agenda will be sent separately, and please be sure to check out our meeting page. Meetings