Missoulian: Recognition for Little Shell long overdue

Last week, Montana’s U.S. senators seized the first day of the new congressional session to introduce a bill granting the tribe federal recognition at long last. U.S. Sens. Steve Daines and Jon Tester, both members of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, ought to be applauded for recognizing the importance of this legislation and for working together to get a bill on the table right away.