Earlier this year, Senator Daniel Inouye of Hawaii introduced a bill creating a national holiday to recognize the contributions of Native Americans.
National Leaders share their views about the plan to designate the Friday after Thanksgiving as American Indian Heritage Day.
Read the text of Senator Inouye’s Senate Bill 1852
Employer Sanctions Lawsuit Hearing
Arguments related to a lawsuit challenging Arizona’s law that punishes employers who knowingly hire illegal workers were heard today in federal court in Phoenix. Howard Fischer of Capitol Media Services was in the courtroom and provides an update.
Read Howard Fischer's story.