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Tribal Leaders Discuss Priorities On American Indian Day At The Roundhouse

New Mexico in Focus: American Indian Day

February 10, 2017 - Leaders from tribes across the state came to Santa Fe last week for American Indian Day at the Roundhouse. Our correspondent Antonia Gonzales asked attendees about the priorities they emphasized in conversations with state lawmakers and what they see ahead for the state and the nation.

New Mexico In Depth intern Melorie Begay also reported on the day's events for the People, Power and Democracy Project: New Mexico Tribes descend on state legislature to oppose Dakota Access Pipeline

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