Archived Testimony

Congressional testimony presented before the U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives by Department of Interior officials on Trust Initiatives for the 21st Century appears here.

03/06/2013 Testimony on the FY2013 President's Budget Request for OST before the House Natural Resources Committee Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs, March 6, 2012
04/03/2008 Artman Budget Testimony before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, April 3, 2008
03/29/07 Statement of Dirk Kempthorne Secretary of The Interior Before The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs on Indian Trust Fund Litigation 
02/15/07 Statement of James Cason, Associate Deputy Secretary, Accompanied by Ross O. Swimmer, Special Trustee For American Indians, before the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs on the Fiscal Year 2008 President's Budget Request For Indian Programs 
07/26/05 Trust COBELL testimony 
03/09/05 Oversight Hearing on the DOI Trust Management 
02/16/05 Oversight Hearing on Status of The Indian Trust Fund Lawsuit 
02/16/05 FY2006_Budget Testimony Final 
03/12/04 Hearing on Trust Initiatives for the 21st Century 
02/04/04 Hearing on FY05 Budget Request for Indian Programs 
02/25/04 FY 2005 Budget Final Testimony 
07/30/03 Oversight Hearing Relating to the Indian Trust Fund Lawsuit 
05/21/03 Oversight Hearing on the Reorganization of Indian Programs within the Department of the Interior 
03/05/03 Hearing on FY04 Budget Request for Indian Programs 
03/28/01 Mr. Slonaker Before the Committee on Appropriations 
09/01/00 Individual Indian Money Account Issues at Standing Rock 
04/04/00 FY 2001 Budget Request
03/22/00 Mr. Tom Slonaker, Nominee for Special Trustee