The California Valley Miwok Tribe (located at 10601 N. Escondido PL, Stockton, CA, as listed in the Federal Register of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, BIA/DOI), a federally recognized tribe eligible to receive and distribute contracted services from the federal government – on Thursday, January 13th, issued a press release on the recent final agency action taken by Under-Secretary Larry Echohawk on the long standing issue of the California Valley Miwok Tribe. The Tribe has suffered long and endured much and are grateful to the Under-Secretary, his staff and the employees of the BIA/DOI for a decision that reaffirms the sovereign rights of the Tribe and its membership and allows for the healing process to begin.

To see the press release, please click on the pdf above.

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1. Press Release: DOI Upholds Sovereignty for CVMT