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President Biden revives White House Tribal Nations Summit

 

September 23, 2021

President Joe Biden. Photo by Adam Schultz / White House

WASHINGTON, D.C. - As promised by the Biden administration, the White House Tribal Nations Summit is returning after a four-year absence.

Tribal leaders are being invited to attend the summit, which is set to take place during the week of November 8. Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, which has impacted American Indians and Alaska Natives at disproportionate rates, the event will be held virtually for the first time.

"President Biden and the Administration look forward to hosting a robust and meaningful dialogue with Tribal leaders on key issues, policy initiatives, and goals for Indian Country," the White House said in an email to tribal leaders on Wednesday morning.

https://www.indianz.com/News/2021/09/22/president-biden-revives-white-house-tribal-nations-summit/

 

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