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Witness List: Senate Indian Affairs Committee budget hearing






Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyoming) speaks at the Senate Indian Affairs Committee's first business meeting and hearing of the 114th Congress on January 28. Also pictured, from left to right: Sen. Jon Tester (D-Montana), Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Washington) and Sen. Al Franken (D-Minnesota). Photo by Indianz.Com

The Senate Indian Affairs Committee holds business meeting and oversight hearing this afternoon.

The hearing will examine the fiscal year 2016 budget request for Indian programs. The witness list follows:
•The Honorable Kevin Washburn
Assistant Secretary- Indian Affairs-U.S. Department of the Interior

•The Honorable Yvette Roubideaux
Senior Advisor to the Secretary on Native Americans and Alaskan Natives-U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

•Mr. Rodger J. Boyd
Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Native American Programs-U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

The hearing will be preceded by a business meeting that won't be webcast. The hearing will be webcast.

Committee Notices:
Business Meeting to Consider S. 230, S. 321, and S. 501 (February 25, 2015)
Oversight Hearing on "The President's FY2016 Budget Request for Indian Programs." (February 25, 2015)

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