Trump Administration Forms Presidential Task Force for Protecting Native Children in IHS
On Tuesday, President Donald Trump announced the formation of the Presidential Task Force on Protecting Native American Children in the Indian Health Service System.
A senior administration official hosted a White House conference call, and released statements to the media which outlined that President Trump has “charged the task force with investigating the institutional and systemic breakdown that failed to prevent a predatory pediatrician from sexually assaulting children while acting in his capacity as a doctor in the Indian Health Service.”
Read the full article at the Indian Country Today website.
Read related media coverage:
White House announces Presidential Task Force. KBJR6 website.
After doctor abused children on reservation, task force will investigate Indian Health Service. Associated Press.