Published April 10, 2018
WASHINGTON – On Wednesday, April 11 at 2:30 PM EDT, the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs will hold a business meeting to consider:
· S. 1250, the Restoring Accountability in the Indian Health Service Act of 2017; and
· S. 2515, the PROGRESS for Indian Tribes Act.
The business meeting will be immediately followed by a committee oversight hearing entitled “The President’s FY 2019 Budget Request for Indian Programs.”
WHAT: A committee business meeting, followed by an oversight hearing entitled “The President’s FY 2019 Budget Request for Indian Programs”
WHEN: 2:30 PM EDT, Wednesday, April 11, 2018
WHERE: 628 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Live video and written witness testimony will be provided here.
Mr. John Tahsuda, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs, U.S. Department of the Interior, Washington, DC
RADM Michael Weahkee, Acting Director, Indian Health Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland
The Honorable Aaron Payment, Vice President, National Congress of American Indians, Washington, DC
The Honorable Robert McGhee, Vice President, United South and Eastern Tribes, Nashville, Tennessee