Salazar announces $500 million for tribes
Published 04/27/2009, The Jamestown Sun
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar says $500 million in federal stimulus money will go to American Indian tribes for schools, housing, infrastructure improvements, loans and job programs on reservations. Salazar’s announcement on Saturday does not include funding for additional officers on reservations though it does in-clude more than $7 million for repairs and maintenance to tribal detention centers.Word count: 483
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