Coalition of Large Tribes to hold meeting on Capitol Hill

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Contact: Jared King
Communications Director
Navajo Nation Washington Office
202-682-7390

For Immediate Release

Coalition of Large Tribes to hold meeting on Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON—The Coalition of Large Tribes (COLT) will hold its Winter Legislative meeting on February 12 at the National Indian Gaming Stanley R. Crooks Tribal Leaders Conference Center on Capitol Hill. Tribal leaders from 12 nations will be in town to discuss a range of issues including public safety, transportation, education, Indian Health Service hospitals, and tribal infrastructure projects on Indian lands. COLT is a partnership of federally recognized tribes whose land base is larger than 100,000 acres.

Current COLT leadership is comprised of the COLT Chairman Russell Begaye- Navajo Nation President, COLT Vice Chairman Harold Frazier- Cheyenne-River Sioux Chairman, COLT Treasurer Marcus Coby- Shoshone Bannock Secretary, and COLT Secretary David Browneagle-Spokane Tribe Vice Chairman.

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