Currents / 02 Jun 2016/Published June 2, 2016
EAGLE BUTTE, SOUTH DAKOTA – American Indian leaderss of most of the American Indian tribes based in North Dakota and South Dakota endorsed Hillary Clinton for president of the United States on Wednesday. Clinton, who is the front runner for the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination, was praised for her experience at various posistions, including having served as a U.S. senator from New York and U.S. Secretary of State. They also cited her commitment to work on behalf of tribes as a reason to endorse her candidacy.
On Friday, Chairman Harold Frazier of Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe and Councilman Ken Hall of MHA Nation will hold a press conference call to discuss their support for Hillary Clinton.