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Ballot challenge postpones CTUIR swearing-in ceremony
By Wil Phinney of the CUJ
(Posted Nov. 30, 2015 Updated 6:00 PM)
Mission, OR – The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation Board of Trustees (Board) decided today to postpone the swearing in of newly elected Board of Trustees and General Council Officers that was scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 2.
The CTUIR’s Personnel Policies and Procedures Manual (Manual) guides employee rights and obligations in their service to the Tribal government. Under the Manual, employees may appeal certain adverse employment actions, and such appeals are submitted for review by a Tribal Hearings Officer. If