Subcommittee Hearing: SCIP Oversight Hearing – November 19, 2019

Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States Date: Tuesday, November 19, 2019 Time: 10:00 AM Location: Longworth House Office Building 1334 Presiding: The Hon. Ruben Gallego

On Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at 10:00 A.M. in room 1334 Longworth House Office Building, the Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States (SCIP) will hold an oversight hearing entitled, Reviewing the Broken Promises Report: Examining the Chronic Federal Funding Shortfalls in Indian Country.

Witness List

Panel I  

The Honorable Patricia Timmons Goodson (testimony)

Vice-Chair, U.S. Commission on Civil Rights

Washington, DC

Dr. Anna Maria Ortiz (testimony)

Director, Natural Resources and Environment

U.S. Government Accountability Office

Washington, DC

Rear Adm. Chris Buchanan (testimony)

Deputy Director, Indian Health Service 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Rockville, MD

Mr. Jason Freihage (testimony)

Deputy Assistant Secretary for Management, Bureau of Indian Affairs

U.S. Department of the Interior

Washington, DC

Panel II

The Honorable Fawn Sharp (testimony)


National Congress of American Indians

Washington, DC

The Honorable Lynn Malerba (testimony)


USET Sovereignty Protection Fund

Washington, DC

The Honorable Jonodev Chaudhuri (testimony)


Muscogee Creek Nation

Okmulgee, OK

Ms. Stacey Bohlen (testimony)

Chief Executive Officer

National Indian Health Board

Washington, DC

Ms. Francys Crevier (testimony)

Executive Director

National Council of Urban Indian Health

Washington, DC