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From: Kerrigan, Margo (IHS/CAL)
Sent: Friday, November 16, 2012 9:23 AM
Subject: President Obama Announces White House Tribal Nations Conference on December 5, 2012
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Margo Kerrigan
IHS California Area Office

Office of the Press Secretary

November 15, 2012

President Obama Announces 2012 White House Tribal Nations Conference

WASHINGTON, DC – On Wednesday, December 5, President Obama will host the White House Tribal Nations Conference at the Department of the Interior. The conference will provide leaders from the 566 federally recognized tribes the opportunity to interact directly with the President and representatives from the highest levels of his Administration. Each federally recognized tribe will be invited to send one representative to the conference. This will be the fourth White House Tribal Nations Conference for the Obama Administration, and continues to build upon the President’s commitment to strengthen the government to government relationship with Indian Country. Additional details about the conference will be released at a later date.