Chokma!

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!

LATEST HEADLINES

 
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...

MONTHLY MESSAGE


Chickasaw Nation dedicated to protect and serve, partner with others
By Bill Anoatubby, Governor, Chickasaw Nation

The United States Supreme Court’s ruling last summer that affirmed the Muscogee Creek Nation’s reservation has been a topic of much news and activity. The Supreme Court’s ruling was applied to affirm the Chickasaw Nation’s reservation in March 2021, and litigation continues.

The issues involved in these cases can be complex, but each issue starts with the courts’ respecting and affirming our treaties and our sovereignty. That is a good and powerful thing, but it also only scratches the surface. These rulings also affect Chickasaws and others who...

TRIBAL DEVELOPMENT

 

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!

STATE OF THE NATION


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...
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