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Tribal leaders object to Interior Department reorganization


August 13, 2018

POCATELLO, Idaho (KIFI/KIDK) - Leaders of 13 tribal governments are blasting a Trump Administration Executive Order reorganizing the Department of Interior and the specific agencies charged with fulfilling treaties.

32 tribal representatives from across the country met at Ft. Hall this week to review the order and its impacts. All of them expressed concerns about the administration's failure to consult the tribes. Among the proposals, an order re-aligning regional boundaries for federal agencies within the department, including the Bureau of Indian Affairs.


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