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Labor has small impact on ND political scene

September 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Labor unions aren’t as prominent in North Dakota as they are in other states, but that doesn’t stop such groups from trying to put even a small stamp of influence on the political map here. Continue Reading

Romney uses secretive data-mining

August 24, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

WASHINGTON (AP) Mitt Romney’s success in raising hundreds of millions of dollars in the costliest presidential race ever can be traced in part to a secretive data-mining project that sifts through Americans’ personal information including their purchasing history and church attendance to identify new and likely, wealthy donors, The Associated Press has learned. Continue Reading

Romney is the aggressor in final Florida debate

January 26, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

An aggressive Mitt Romney repeatedly challenged Republican rival Newt Gingrich Thursday night in the final debate before next week’s critical Florida primary, demanding an apology for an ad saying he harbors anti-immigrant sentiments and ridiculing the former House speaker’s call to colonize the moon.

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OPINION: Obama’s black bus is like armada of doom

August 17, 2011 in The Daily Republic

Here the country is reeling from depression, recession and oppression, and the president decides to take a heartland tour in the visual equivalent of an armored hearse?
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Hundreds line up for tickets to see Obama in Minn.

August 15, 2011 in The Daily Republic

CANNON FALLS, Minn. (AP) – More than 1,000 people gathered outside Cannon Falls City Hall in hopes of snagging a ticket to hear President Barack Obama speak on the first stop of his three-day bus trip across the Midwest.
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