Hearing before the Subcommittee on Indian Affairs of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs United States Senate. 90th Cong., 1st sess.

Lucy Covington testifies against terminaton before Congress

Lucy Covington presents both an oral testimony and written statement in the record that opposes the Termination of the Colville tribes, citing three core reasons against this bill, including membership voting and appraisal, "fractionated blood" members requesting termination, and the loss of rights believed to be inherited from their ancestors. 

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