‘How can you lose a girl for 90 days?’Former Sen. Byron Dorgan: Child abuse on reservations needs better, more coordinated response
“There aren’t enough resources, and there aren’t enough people to care,” he said following the death of a a two-month-old child at the Spirit Lake Nation. Child abuse and neglect is one of the most vexing problems facing Indian country today, experts say. Dorgan chaired the Senate Indian Affairs Committee until 2010.
By: Chuck Haga and Patrick Springer, Forum Communications