Deb Haaland Confirmed As 1st Native American Interior Secretary

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Deb Holland made history when she was confirmed as the secretary of the Department of the Interior. Secretary Holland is a citizen of the Laguna Puebla and is not just the first Native American to lead the Interior Department but the first native Cabinet secretary of any sort in U. S history. She's last month during her confirmation hearing. I believe we all have a stake in the future of our country, and I believe that every one of US Republicans, Democrats and independents shares a common bond. Our love for the outdoors in a desire and obligation to keep our nation livable for future generations. I carry my life experiences with me. Everywhere I go. It's those experiences that give me hope for the future. If an indigenous woman from humble beginnings can be confirmed as secretary of the interior Our country holds promise for everyone.

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