McCain to Oppose Akaka Bill

February 2005
Native American Law Digest;Feb2005, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p7
Academic Journal
This article reports about the plans of U.S. Senator John McCain, the chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, to oppose the Akaka Bill sponsored by U.S. Senator Daniel Akaka, which would allow native Hawaiians to seek federal recognition. McCain announces abut his preference to increase funding for existing Native Hawaiian programs.


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