Senate field hearing on Alaska Native veterans
The Senate Indian Affairs Committee is holding a field hearing this Friday on Alaska Native veterans.

The hearing will address health care for Alaska Native veterans who are returning from the Middle East. It also focuses on health care services in general for Alaska Native veterans who live in villages.

The committee's vice chair is Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska). She is the first Alaskan and the first woman to serve as vice chair.

Get the Story:
FIELD HEARING on Health Care for Alaska Native Veterans Returning from Kuwait and Iraq and Other Native Veterans Living in Alaska Native Villages: Access to and Delivery of Services (November 30, 2007)

Relevant Links:
Senate Indian Affairs Committee - http://indian.senate.gov