Missing and Murdered Indigenous People Task Force
In The Moment … June 11, 2020 Show 836 Hour 1
The Administration for Native Americans is an agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. It provides grants for community projects and other resources that promote self-sufficiency.
Jeannie Hovland is Commissioner of the Administration for Native Americans. She's from South Dakota and an enrolled member of the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe. She talked with me last week about her work with the ANA and her role in the White House task force examining the crisis of Missing and Murdered Indigenous people.