Ben Nighthorse Campbell
"When Campbell first ran for office, he said militant American Indian friends questioned why he would get involved with a government they viewed as the enemy. But he said Congress passed more bills helping Indian people during his 12 years in office than ever before, addressing needs including jobs, health care, education, natural resources and more," Associated Press reported. 
- National Support Committee, Native Americans Rights Fund
- "Attorney pushes to be Native voice in Minnesota Senate", Indina Country Today, January 10, 2006. (This is an Associated Press story).