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Photos: Secretary Yellen makes historic visit to Indian Country


Native dancers take a photo with U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and newly appointed U.S. Treasurer Lynn Malerba of the Mohegan Tribe during a visit Tuesday by Yellen and Malerba to the Rosebud Reservation in South Dakota. Photo by Kevin Abourezk

Secretary Janet Yellen pledged to travel to Indian Country during the White House Tribal Nations Summit last year. She lived up to her promise with a historic visit to the Rosebud Sioux Tribe, a first for any leader of the Department of the Treasury.

Here are some photos from Yellen's time on the Rosebud Sioux Reservation in South Dakota.


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