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Opinion: It’s time to modernize Maine’s tribal-state relations

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Jared Golden represents Maine’s Second Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives.

In the last half century, tribal nations across the country have made significant gains in reclaiming their sovereignty and exercising their right to self-government on their own lands. Unlike hundreds of other tribes, however, Maine tribes have not been afforded the respect and dignity that comes with the full recognition of tribal sovereignty.

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