Principal Chief John Red Eagle is calling for a Special Session of the Second Osage Nation Congress which starts at 10 a.m. Aug. 16 at the Congressional Chambers.

This will be the second Special Session of Congress since its newest members took oath on July 7. The Congress is slated to consider a resolution which would cap tribal government spending at $26 million for the fiscal year 2011.

Congressman Eddy Red Eagle is sponsoring the resolution (ONCR 10-25) which is calling for the $26 million expenditure level.

Congress is slated to set the Nation’s 2011 budget when it meets for the Tzi-Zho Session which starts Sept. 7. The Nation’s government runs on the October-September fiscal year calendar.


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