On Thursday, February 14, Jefferson Keel, president of the National Congress of American Indians will deliver the annual State of Indian Nations Address from the Newseum’s Knight Studio in Washington, D.C.
Immediately following the address Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs will deliver the Congressional Response.
Keel will begin his address at 10:30 a.m. EST and can be seen at www.ncai.org/live.
Keel and his wife Carol, attended President Barack Obama’s State of the Union Address on January 12 as guests of both Congresswoman Betty McCollum (D-Minn.) and Congressman Tom Cole (R-Okla.). McCollum and Cole are co-chairs of the House Native American Caucus.