Broken Promises: Continuing Federal Funding Shortfall for Native Americans

The full report, and statements and messages from USET SPF and Tribal Leaders are below

  • Broken Promises: Continuing Federal Funding Shortfall for Native Americans – Full Report
  • USET SPF Comments to OMB on Consultation – April 9, 2021
  • USET SPF Letter to USCCR re: Vote Against Publishing Broken Promises COVID Update – November 6, 2020
  • USET SPF Secretary/Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut Chief “Many Hearts” Lynn Malerba’s Testimony before U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Virtual Public Briefing: Assessing COVID-19 and the Broken Promises to Native Americans on July 10, 2020
  • Video Featuring USET SPF Secretary/Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut Chief Many Hearts Lynn Malerba and the video trailer
  • USET SPF Written Testimony before the House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Indigenous Peoples of the United States for the Oversight Hearing, “Reviewing the Broken Promises Report: Examining the Chronic Federal Funding Shortfalls in Indian Country.” November 19, 2019
  • Native America Calling Podcast- The continuing failure of U.S. funding promises episode in which the USET SPF Director of Policy and Legislative Affairs, Liz Malerba, takes part in discussions – recorded on Monday, June 24.
  • Broken Promises Briefing Follow Up to a Panel Discussion on Broken Promises Report with the USCCR on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, in the U.S. Capitol. USET/USET SPF President Kirk Francis is on the panel as well as the NCAI President Keel.
  • USET SPF Resolution No. 2016:031 “USET Priorities for United States Commission on Civil Rights Update to Quiet Crisis Report
  • USET SPF Letter to USCCR re: Quiet Crisis Report 02/26/16
  • A Quiet Crisis – Federal Funding and Unmet Needs of Indian Country – July 2003