BY: KIARA ALFONSECA, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — In an effort to provide more resources to investigate thousands of unsolved cases of missing and murdered Native Americans, a new Bureau of Indian Affairs unit has been launched by Interior Secretary Deb Haaland. Indigenous communities have... Read More.
By MICHELLE STODDART, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- "History is being made, yet again," Vice President Kamala Harris said Thursday as she swore in Deb Haaland as the first Native American woman as interior secretary -- taking over the agency that once... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate on Monday confirmed Rep. Deb Haaland as interior secretary, making her the first Native American in U.S. history to serve in a president's Cabinet. Haaland, elected to the House of Representatives in 2018,... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate is expected to confirm Rep. Deb Haaland as interior secretary Monday in a historic vote that will make her the first Native American to serve as in a president's Cabinet.Haaland,... Read More.
BY: SARAH KOLINOVSKY AND MOLLY NAGLE, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — When President-elect Joe Biden announced key members of his climate team Saturday, one nominee was particularly historic: Rep. Deb Haaland, D-N.M. If the Senate confirms her as secretary of the interior, Haaland would be... Read More.