House hearing on Native Hawaiian recognition
The House Natural Resources Committee holds a hearing this morning on H.R. 2314, the Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Act of 2009.

The hearing starts at 10am and will be broadcast on the Internet. The witness list follows:
Panel 1
The Honorable Mazie K. Hirono

Panel 2
The Honorable Micah Kane
Chairman, Department of Hawaiian Homelands

The Honorable Haunani Apoliana
Chairwoman, Office of Hawaiian Affairs

Ms. Gail Heriot
Commissioner, U.S. Commission on Civil Rights

Mr. Michael Yaki
Commissioner, U.S. Commission on Civil Rights

Mr. H. Christopher Bartolumucci
Partner, Hogan & Hartson

Committee Notice:
Full Committee Legislative Hearing On H.R. 2314 (June 11, 2009)

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