Thank you for visiting the official site of Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby.

We welcome you to browse through the latest news, projects and events happening throughout the Chickasaw Nation.

The Chickasaw Nation remains strong and will continue to grow as we are constantly striving to improve current programs and services. Successful enhancement of tribal programs and services will offer new opportunities to our citizens and help meet the needs of all Chickasaws.

We appreciate your support as we continually work towards our tribal mission – to enhance the overall quality of life of the Chickasaw people!


Saturday, October 02, 2021

Chickasaw Nation Gov. Anoatubby says the State of the Chickasaw Nation remains strong

Ada, OKLAHOMA — “We have always been a nation of strong people and, in turn, a strong nation because of our people,” said...

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

First Americans Museum tells story of relationships

Opening of the First Americans Museum Sept. 18 marks the realization of a decades-long vision of a world-class facility dedicated to the history...

Tuesday, August 03, 2021

Chickasaw Nation Announces Election Results

Chickasaw Nation Election Secretary Rita Loder announced results of the Aug. 3, 2021, general election.

Pontotoc District Legislator...


November is the perfect time to reflect on our heritage, our veterans
By Bill Anoatubby, Governor, Chickasaw Nation

November offers two important observances, Native American Heritage Month and Veterans Day. Both provide us opportunities to reflect on who we are as a people, and how our Chickasaw history is filled with a legacy of service to country.

Native American Heritage Month can trace its origins to “First Americans Day.” This observance was initiated by the Boy Scouts of America well over a century ago. President Calvin Coolidge, almost 100 years ago, declared “American Indian Day” the second Saturday of May. Finally, in 1990, President George H.W. Bush...



Tribal development projects continue to increase to better meet the needs of Chickasaw citizens and the communities in which they live.

These projects allow citizens to utilize enhanced services, allow employees to maximize their contributing efforts to the tribe and much more!

Several of these projects are currently underway. Be sure to make the most of the tribal facilities and services in your area.

Click "All Projects" to view construction projects in progress!


A Virtual Gathering of Our People

The transcription of the 2021 State of the Nation address has been edited for readability and clarity.Chokma! Welcome to the 61st Annual Meeting, and thank you very much for joining us today. Don’t you think that Lisa Billy does a...