Unformatted text preview: tribes self-governance, and provide basic social, medical, and educational services for tribal members. According to the National Congress in 2005 it was found the government hasn’t followed through with appropriations to match their obligations. In a study by a U.S. Commission on Civil Rights found there was lower funding for important Native American services compared to other populations of people. Because of these differences the Native American people believe the American government has not followed through on their promises. When it comes to legislation it would have to date all the way back to when Native Americans were forced off their land. It’s because of these issues that the government had to make up for their horrible acts against Native Americans throughout history. As noted in recent studies they have failed in their attempts to make up for has happened....
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- Spring '10
- Native Americans in the United States, Washington, D.C.