MATTERS AT HAND: Appointments show off governor’s political brain

June 23, 2012 at 2:00 pm in Grand Forks Herald

Gov. Jack Dalrymple has proven his agility with appointments once again. There was much speculation about Dalrymple’s choice to succeed himself. In the end, he tapped the one person who’d said he wanted the governor’s job, Drew Wrigley. He’ll have to wait out Dalrymple’s term, of course. With the appointment, the governor deftly removed a potential opponent. Continue Reading