Four Tribes of Kansas Meet for Quarterly Meeting

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Council members from the four Kansas tribes met yesterday at the White Cloud Casino for their quarterly meeting that was hosted by the Iowa Tribe of Kansas and Nebraska.  From left to right are Steve Ortiz, PBPN, Cheryl Simon, Kickapoo, Charley Switch, Kickapoo, Nina Merchant, Iowa, Alan Kelley, Iowa, Robbie Craig, Iowa, Twen Barton, Sac & Fox, Tim Rhodd, Iowa, Shatah Smith, Sac & Fox, Russ Bradley, Kickapoo, Arlan Whitebird, Kickapoo, and Ken Jessepe, Kickapoo.

The group listened to presentations about the Veterans Administration, Tribal Records Management, Renewable Energy, and participated in a conference call with the White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs regarding funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.