Voting Rights and Election Administration in the Dakotas

Meeting Status: 
Scheduled
Date: 
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 10:00am
Location: 
Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Council, Building #1. North Standing Rock AvenueFort Yates, ND 58538
Voting Rights and Election Administration in the Dakotas

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ELECTIONS SUBCOMMITTEE FIELD HEARING

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Council, Building #1

North Standing Rock Avenue

Fort Yates, ND 58538

Field Hearing: Voting Rights and Election Administration in the Dakotas

On Tuesday, April 16, 2019 the Subcommittee on Elections of the Committee on House Administration will hold a field hearing entitled “Voting Rights and Election Administration in the Dakotas.”   

The Subcommittee hearing will take place at 10:00 AM at the Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Council, Building # 1, North Standing Rock Avenue, Fort Yates, ND 58538. 

For media inquiries please contact Peter Whippy, Communications Director, at peter.whippy@mail.house.gov or at 202-225-3244.

Please contact Sean Jones, Legislative Clerk, at sean.jones@mail.house.gov or 202-225-2061 if you have questions or need additional information. 

Witnesses

Ms. Ruth Buffalo
Representative, North Dakota House of Representatives

Ms. Jacqueline De León
Staff Attorney, Native American Rights Fund

Ms. Alysia LaCounte
General Counsel, on behalf of Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa

Ms. Donita Loudner
former Buffalo County Commissioner

Ms. Myra Pearson
Chairwoman, Spirit Lake Tribe

Ms. Peri Pourier
Representative, South Dakota House of Representatives

Mr. O.J. Semans Sr.
Co-Executive Director, Four Directions, Inc.

Ms. Prairie Rose Seminole
Community Organizer

Mr. Charles Walker
Councilman at Large, on behalf of Standing Rock Sioux Tribe

Mr. Roger White Owl
Chief Executive Officer, on behalf of Mandan, Hidatsa & Arikara Nation