Quapaw Nation Business Committee Chairman Joseph T. Byrd. (Photo courtesy of Quapaw Nation)

Quapaw Nation land affirmed as Indian Country

'The Quapaw Nation is Indian Country. Our reservation still exists, and our sovereign rights are what we have always known them to be'

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Charles “Chuck” F. Sams III, who would become the first Indigenous person to lead the National Park Service, answered questions during a Senate hearing on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2021 (Screenshot of hearing)

National Park Service nominee faces questions in Senate hearing

Charles “Chuck” F. Sams III, who would become the first Indigenous person to lead the National Park Service, told senators that he would prioritize hiring more staff, addressing maintenance backlogs and consultation with tribal nations