TRUMP PROPOSES BIG FISCAL WINDFALL FOR INDIAN AFFAIRS

President Trump is proposing a $1.9 billion Fiscal Year 2021 budget for Indian Affairs. Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt said the President is committed to the mission of conservation and creating more public access for Americans to fully enjoy our national treasures and landscapes. The President’s request strengthens tribal communities through strategic investments in public safety, energy and broadband development, while implementing management efficiencies to improve Indian Affairs’ operations.