Unformatted text preview: American reservations are one of the most poorly served communities in regards to power and telecommunication service. To assist these issues and ensure that more attention is given to the Native Americans and their needs legislation was passed. For example, congress passed the Farm Bill in June of 2008. This bill targeted services for “Substantially Undeserved Trust Areas”. The Farm Bill’s primary goal was to identify and improve the availability of programs to assist the neglected areas of Native American communities. Since this bill, there have been provisions to include the use of 2% of loans and extended repayment terms for tribal communities....
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- Spring '09
- Native Americans in the United States, Indian reservation