Native American leaders visit the White House

Native American leaders are making their annual trip to Washington DC to discuss their concerns.

    Leaders from one of the most underprivileged minority groups in the United States are making their annual visit to Washington.

    Native Americans have heard many promises to improve their lives during President Obama's two terms.

    Their main concerns this year are about the economy and unemployment. 

    Al Jazeera's Patty Culhane reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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