Indian Country Today Newscast for Monday, August 17 with guest Chairman Robert Miguel, Ak-Chin Indian Community, along with ICT reporter/producer Aliyah Chavez
The Ak-Chin Indian Community is located 35 miles south of Phoenix, Arizona. It has a population of 1,100 tribal citizens and a land base of 22,000 acres.
In March as the coronavirus spread across the country, tribal leadership strte shutting down enterprises and telling its people to stay home. Now, they are slowly reopening. How are things going for this tribe? Our guest is Robert Miguel, chairman of the Ak-Chin Indian Community.