January 26, 2007

Dorgan to Hold Listening Session for Tribes Saturday in Bloomington, Minnesota

U.S. Senator Byron Dorgan, Chairman of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, will convene American Indian tribes from the Upper Midwest and Great Plains region on Saturday, January 27, for a listening session to discuss health care, housing, education and other important issues facing Indian communities. The listening session will be held from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, 5401 Green Valley Drive, in Bloomington, Minnesota. This is the first in a series of listening sessions Dorgan is organizing as Indian Affairs Committee Chairman.
Dorgan will hold a press availability before the listening session at 8:45 AM.
For those unable to attend the listening session or those who wish to submit additional material, please send the information to comments@indian.senate.gov