Indian in the Spotlight - Sen. Ben Nighthorse Campbell (2/7/01)
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America's only Native American in the U.S. Senate joins us to talk about how he got to the Upper Chamber of Congress and what issues he'll champion in the next four years. Campbell is Chairman of the Environmental and Public Works Committee and serves on the Indian Affairs, Veterans, and Energy and Resources Committees. He's passed a record number of bills, led the fight to settle Indian water rights and successfully sponsored legislation to establish the National Museum of the American Indian. What can Indian Country expect from the new Congress?