Native American Voting Rights: Exploring Barriers and Solutions

Meeting Status: 
Scheduled
Date: 
Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 10:00am
Location: 
1310 Longworth House Office Building, Washington, DC 20515
Native American Voting Rights: Exploring Barriers and Solutions

On Tuesday, February 11, 2020, the Subcommittee on Elections of the Committee on House Administration will hold a hearing entitled “Native American Voting Rights: Exploring Barriers and Solutions.” The Committee hearing will take place at 10:00am at 1310 Longworth HOB.

For Media inquiries, please contact Peter Whippy, Communications Director, at Peter.Whippy@mail.house.gov or 202-225-3244. For other inquiries, please contact Sean Jones, Legislative Clerk, at Sean.Jones@mail.house.gov or 202-225-3061 if you need additional information.

Persons requiring special accomodation should contact Mariam Malik at 202-225-2061 at least 48 hours prior to the scheduled hearing.

Witnesses

Ms. Jacqueline De Leon
Staff Attorney, Native American Rights Fund, Boulder, CO

Mrs. Patricia Ferguson-Bohnee
Director, Indian Legal Clinic, Sandra Day O' Connor College of Law, Phoenix, AZ

Mr. Leonard Forsman
Chairman, Suquamish Tribe, Suquamish, WA

The Honorable Ben Ray Luján
Member of Congress, Washington D.C.

Ms. Doreen McPaul
Attorney General, Navajo Nation

Mr. Elvis Norquay
Member, Turtle Mountain Reservation, Rolla, ND

Ms. Amber Torres
Chairperson, Walker River Paiute Tribe