Hearing Puts Spotlight on the Needs of Tribal Communities
Washington, D.C. – This week the Energy and Commerce Committee held a virtual hearing on how to best help tribal communities on a broad range of issues including health care, energy, and broadband infrastructure and access. Because E&C has jurisdiction in these areas, including the Indian Health Service (IHS), it’s important members were able to hold this hearing to help guide policy decisions that impact tribal communities.
These were the witnesses:
Mr. Jonathan Nez, President, Navajo Nation
The Honorable Christine Sage, Chairman, Southern Ute Indian Tribe
Ms. Fawn R. Sharp, President, National...