Deputy Secretary Hayes to Keynote National Congress of American Indians Conference in Lincoln
Contact: Adam Fetcher (DOI) 202-208-6416
LINCOLN, NE — On Monday, June 18, 2012, Deputy Secretary of the Interior David J. Hayes will deliver keynote remarks at the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) Mid-Year Conference in Lincoln. In his remarks, Hayes will highlight progress being made by the Obama Administration to restore integrity in U.S. government relations with American Indian and Alaska Native leaders, as well as point to current and future efforts underway to help build stronger, safer and more prosperous tribal communities.
Following his remarks, Deputy Secretary Hayes will be joined by Interior’s Acting Assistant Secretary - Indian Affairs Del Laverdure for a question and answer session. On Tuesday, June 19, Interior’s Solicitor Hilary C. Tompkins will also address the conference.
||David J. Hayes, Deputy Secretary of the Interior
Acting Assistant Secretary-Indian Affairs Del Laverdure
Interior Solicitor Hilary C. Tompkins
||National Congress of American Indians Mid-Year Conference|
||Monday, June 18, 2012 @ 9:45 AM CDT|
||Cornhusker Hotel (Marriott)
333 S 13th St.
Lincoln, Nebraska 68508
||Credentialed news media are invited to cover the event.|