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Cherokee Nation wants to send delegate to Congress

The Cherokee Nation, the largest of the nearly 600 federally recognized Native American Tribes, is seeking to send a delegate to Congress. It’s their right based on treaties signed in the 18th and 19th centuries.

New Mexico consortium aims to expand lending in low-income communities

Entrepreneurs in low-income and immigrant communities often lack access to capital that could help expand their businesses, thereby easing generational poverty. These business leaders, moreover, tend to rely on informal lenders who offer small, costly, high-interest loans that can lead them into a debt cycle.