Senator Gordon Smith will host Senator Ron Wyden and Senator John McCain (R-AZ), chairman of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, for a Tribal Summit at the Native American Student and Community Center at Portland State University. The senators will hold a roundtable discussion with Oregon tribal leaders to address a wide range of issues, such as economic development, health care and education.
Monday, October 24, 2005, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Portland State University's Native American Student and Community Center, 710 SW Jackson Street.
For more information, the media should contact Chris Matthews, Senator Smith's office, 202-224-8329, or Erin Malecha Arias, PSU's Office of Marketing and Communications, 503-725-8794.