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'Broken promises' report details government's history of failing tribes


December 4, 2019

WASHINGTON – Tribal leaders went before Congress Tuesday to demand the government address longstanding problems in Indian Country – and not for the first time.

They were among the witnesses at a House hearing on "Broken Promises," a U.S. Commission on Civil Rights report detailing decades of underfunding, poor data collection and lack of coordination that have hamstrung federal programs intended to help Native Americans.


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