Interior Sec. Haaland Visits Washington Tribe Threatened by Storm Surges, Flooding
August 11, 2021
TAHOLAH, Wash. - Interior Secretary Deb Haaland (Laguna Pueblo) visited the Quinault Indian Nation in Washington state on Monday.
While there, she and Rep. Derek Kilmer (D-WA) met with leaders of the Quileute Tribe, Hoh Tribe, Makah Tribe, Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe, Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe, Port Gamble S'Klallam Tribe, Suquamish Tribe, Skokomish Tribe, Squaxin Island Tribe, Chehalis Tribe and Puyallup Tribe.
Sec. Haaland discussed the Biden-Harris administration' investments in tribal communities, including broadband internet and climate resilience projects.