Quote of the Day 12/24/2014

“Big, aesthetically pleasing health care facilities are only as good as the equipment and staff inside. By increasing funding for staff and earmarking money for medical equipment, the Cherokee Nation is making it known the tribe is committed to the health of its citizens.”

-Cherokee Tribal Councilor Janelle Fullbright, speaking about the tribe’s move to increase its budget by nearly $10 million to add staff at Cherokee Nation health facilities (Source: http://bit.ly/1CBtOrE)


Gene Perry worked for OK Policy from 2011 to 2019. He is a native Oklahoman and a citizen of the Cherokee Nation. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a B.A. in history and an M.A. in journalism.

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