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wppProgress in Strengthening Our Government-to-Government Relationship with Tribal Nations

By JoAnn Chase and Ethan Shenkman – EPA Connect – January 19, 2017
EPA has long honored tribal rights to sovereignty, self-governance and self-determination. These principles are enshrined in EPA’s Indian Policy, signed by Administrator Ruckelshaus in 1984 and reaffirmed by every EPA Administrator since. Thanks to the unique partnership between our offices — EPA’s American Indian Environmental Office (AIEO) and EPA’s Indian law team in the Office of General Counsel — we have made great strides in bringing these principles to life and weaving them into the very fabric of this agency. For full blog post, click here.

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