Efforts in Health Care Financial Management Equate to More Services, More Assistance for Cherokees

Guest Commentary Published February 12, 2018 Cherokee Nation Health Services offers our citizens some of the best care available in Indian Country. Folks in northeast Oklahoma know this, but recently we changed a few things that are creating more and better health services for Cherokee families. I am proud to say we are reaping the […]

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Cherokee Nation Seed bank Preserves Cherokee fFood History 

Guest Commentary Published February 5, 2018 Preservation of Cherokee heritage comes in a wide array of forms. We have Cherokee Nation preservationists in areas like language, which is spoken and written. We have song and dance traditionalists, and we have master artisans devoted to traditional Cherokee arts like carving, pottery and basket weaving. However, during […]

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CNB Investment Allows Cherokee Language Program to Expand

Guest Commentary Published January 22, 2018 Preserving the Cherokee language is preserving Cherokee identity, as the heritage and traditions of the tribe are rooted in our language. Our language allows us to pass along traditional Cherokee knowledge and values to our children and grandchildren. That is why I am so proud that Cherokee Nation Businesses […]

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Giving Back to Your Community on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2018 Guest Commentary Published January 15, 2018 By Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Bill John Baker “Not everybody can be famous, but everybody can be great because greatness is determined by service.” — Martin Luther King Jr. Reciting the many great words of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has become a […]

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Reflecting on a Successful 2017 & Welcoming a Bright New Year Ahead

Guest Commentary Published December 31, 2017 By Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Bill John Baker As we wrap up 2017 and begin 2018, we can reflect on our multitude of achievements in the past year and look forward to the coming year’s opportunities. We can see where we have been in the past 12 months and […]

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Chief Baker: Compromise is Never Perfect, but Compromising the Lives of Our Most Vulnerable isn’t an Option

Guest Commentary Published November 9, 2017 Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Bill John Baker released the following statement today, urging Oklahoma lawmakers to reach a bipartisan budget agreement to end a prolonged special legislative session that’s now lasted more than six weeks. Gov. Mary Fallin called for the special session after revenue measures passed last spring […]

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