Levi Rickert, editor-in-chief in Native Challenge. Discussion »
WASHINGTON Forty-one American Indian tribes will attend a White House announcement today that will settle several claims by the tribes that date back over 100 years.
LIVE 1:30 pm
They will hear Attorney General Eric Holder, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar, Senior Advisor to the President Valerie Jarrett and other senior members of the Obama Administration announce a significant step forward in the resolution of tribal trust cases pending against the United States.
Today's historic event can be viewed LIVE at 1:30 pm edt at www.WhiteHouse.gov/live. Look to view the Live event here on the Native News Network.
President Obama committed to resolving longstanding disputes American Indians and Alaska Natives have had with the United States. Three significant settlements have occurred during the past three years:
Today's event will mark another key step forward in the Administration's efforts to resolve the disputes that have clouded the shared history of the United States and Indian tribes.
posted April 11, 2012 6:00 am edt
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