Luján Joins Legislation to Provide Stable Federal Funding for Essential Tribal Services

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Luján Joins Legislation to Provide Stable Federal Funding for Essential Tribal Services

Washington, D.C. –  On Wednesday, Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján (NM-03) released the following statement on the Indian Programs Advance Appropriations Act (IPAAA) and the Indian Health Service Advance Appropriations Act of 2019, both for which he is an original cosponsor. The two pieces of legislation authorize advance funding for the Bureau of Indian Affairs, including the Bureau of Indian Education and the Indian Health Service.