Wrap Up 2017 IW Wednesday

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                                                  The Fire within USET

 

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United South and Eastern Tribes

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BOARD OF DIRECTORS – WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8

Rep. Raul Ruiz (D-CA, 36th District)

Indian Health Service Priorities in the New Administration
RADM Chris Buchanan, IHS Acting Director
Benjamin Smith, Deputy Director for Intergovernmental Affairs (Invited)
Elizabeth Fowler, Deputy Director for Management Operations (Invited)
Letter to President Trump on Hiring Freeze Impact for Native Americans

Area Updates, Indian Health Service, Nashville Area Office
Martha Ketcher, IHS, Nashville Area Director (Invited)
USET Feb 2017
IHS NAO Presentation
IHS Scholarship Handout

Department of Interior, Assistant Secretary of Indian Affairs Office, Priorities in the New
Administration
Mike Black, Assistant Secretary of Indian Affairs (Invited)
U.S. Department of Interior
Interior Solicitor M-Opinion on Indian Law Principles 1.18.2017 M-37045

Area Updates, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Eastern Regional Office
Bruce Maytubby, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Eastern Regional Director
Tribal Court Information Request from BIA ERO

A Discussion on Tax Priorities with the U.S. Department of Treasury
Beverly Babers, Deputy Assistant Secretary (Invited)

An Introductory Conversation on Issues with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban
Development
Heidi Frechette, Office of Native American Programs, Deputy Assistant Secretary
HUD’s Presentation on Final Housing Needs Study Reports (final) 1.25.2017
Heidi Frechette Contact Information

Dual Taxation Discussion
Jean Swift Treasurer, Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation
Betsy Conway, General Counsel
DUAL Taxation Presentation
Croman – Taylor Double Taxation JOPNA 5.4.2016
N&RE Article – The Power to Tax Economic Activity in Indian Country – F Michael Willis

White House Tribal Nation Conference Progress Report
115th Democratic Party Platform 2016
115th Republican Platform 2016
Cabinet Nominations for Trump Administration as of 1.31.2017

USET SPF Priorities letter Trump Transition 1.13.2017
Donald Trump 100-Day Contract
Dem Hiring Freeze Letter
Federal Civilian Hiring Freeze Guidance
NCAI Indian Nation and the Trump Presidential Transition