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David Bland Legislation Legacy ET/125 6/14/2011 Tenisha Spencer Native Americans have been having issues with the American Government for decades and decades and still more to come. The article that I found most interesting to myself was a issue that had to be resolved between the Government and Native-American Farmers and also African-American Farmers. Native-Americans have been in the farming industrie for many years before our time and they did it to survive. President Barack Obama signed a $760 million dollar settlement for mismanagement and discrimination that was given out by the federal Government. The case which is named Keepseagle v. Vilsack. Is a class-action lawsuit that has the USDA improving farm-loan services also the USDA needs to forget over 80 million dollars in outstanding farm loans and also pay over 680 million in damages
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Unformatted text preview: to thusnads of Native-Americans. Track A allows those who were denied a claim between 1981 and 1999 for a farm loan and complained they were denied or treated unfairly. Track B allows those who took the same steps as a Track A individual but show that another farmer received favorable treatment which can award up to $250,000 in damages. This is agricultura related legislation at its finest and has finally benefited the Native-American. There were many issues with the Native-American and the Government but I choose this one because I felt it was very important that Native-Americans and all Americans should have the right to farm correctly, we all have to eat to live right? Resources: AGWEEK.com Internet search engines (I.E. Bing, Google, etc.)...
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