WASHINGTON – On Wednesday, July 16, 2014, the Committee will hold an oversight hearing on trust reform efforts within the Department of the Interior and the implementation of the Department’s Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations.
WHAT: A Committee oversight hearing on the Department of the Interior’s Land Buy-Back Program
WHEN: 2:30 PM, Wednesday, July 16
WHERE: 628 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Live video and witness testimony will be provided at indian.senate.gov.
THE HONORABLE MICHAEL CONNOR, Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of the
Interior, Washington, DC
THE HONORABLE CAROLE LANKFORD, Vice-Chair, Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes,Pablo, Montana
THE HONORABLE ERNIE STENSGAR, Vice-Chairman, Coeur d’Alene Tribe and Chair of the TrustReform Commission Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians, Plummer, Idaho
THE HONORABLE SUSAN WAUKON, Representative, Ho-Chunk Nation Legislature, Black River Falls,Wisconsin
MS. JENNIFER KEOUGH, Executive Vice-President & Chief Operating Officer, The Garden City Group, Inc., Seattle, Washington