Statement from Ambassador Katherine Tai Commemorating Native American Heritage Day

November 26, 2021

WASHINGTON – United States Trade Representative Katherine Tai today released the following statement to commemorate Native American Heritage Day:
“On this Native American Heritage Day, we honor the contributions that Native Americans and their ancestors have made over centuries. The Biden-Harris Administration is committed to strengthening the Nation-to-Nation relationship between the United States and Tribal Nations and respecting their right to sovereignty.
“Through the American Rescue Plan, the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, and the proposed Build Back Better Act, our Administration is making the largest investment in Native American communities in history. We will continue to work with Tribal Leaders as we build a collaborative relationship rooted in trust and cooperation.”