WASHINGTON, D.C.— The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Native American Enterprise Initiative (NAEI) will bring together tribal leaders and government officials to discuss the unique economic and sovereignty issues confronting Indian Country and Native American-owned enterprises. Congressman Tom Cole (R-OK) and Dr. Elaine Buckberg, who serves as the Treasury Department’s point of contact for Tribal Consultation, will deliver remarks on the challenges and opportunities facing entrepreneurs in Indian Country and the impact of federal government policies.
WHO: The Honorable Tom Cole (R-OK), U.S. House of Representatives
Dr. Elaine Buckberg, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy Coordination, Department of Treasury
Ronald Eidshaug, Vice President, Congressional and Public Affairs, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
WHAT: U.S. Chamber to Host the Second Annual Meeting of the Native American Enterprise Initiative Leadership Council
WHEN: Tuesday, December 10th, 2013
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. EST
WHERE: U.S. Chamber of Commerce
1615 H Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20062
RSVP: Credentialed members of the media are invited to attend. To register, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 202-463-5682.
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