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STATEMENT OF GOV. BARBOUR ON THE DEATH OF CHIEF PHILLIP MARTIN

DATE: Feb. 5, 2010

STATEMENT OF GOVERNOR HALEY BARBOUR ON THE DEATH OF CHIEF PHILLIPMARTIN

“Chief Phillip Martin was a visionary leader whose remarkable lifewas marked by devoted and productive service to the Mississippi Band ofChoctaw Indians. His attention to economic development while preservingthe cultural aspects of Native American life in Mississippi will be longremembered; he was a great Mississippian and will be missed.”

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