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Interior I.G. Report: 'Bureau of Indian Affairs Funding Snapshot'

Sep 04, 2020 - Targeted News Service

The Interior Inspector General issued the following report (No. 2020-FIN-051) entitled "Bureau of Indian Affairs Funding Snapshot" on Sept. 3:

BIA Overview

Established in 1824 (predating the creation of the DOI), the BIA provides services to approximately 1.9 million American Indians and Alaska Natives. The BIA serves 574 federally recognized tribes through four offices:

* The Office of Indian Services, which oversees services and programs for welfare, self-determination, infra...