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4-in-10 governor appointments are women

December 15, 2013 in Uncategorized

Gov. Jack Dalrymple prompted cries of sexism when he named just one woman to a new 14-member task force on property tax reform this month.
But a review of Dalrymple’s full track record of appointments to North Dakota’s various commissions and co…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

4-in-10 governor appointments are women

December 15, 2013 in Uncategorized

Gov. Jack Dalrymple prompted cries of sexism when he named just one woman to a new 14-member task force on property tax reform this month.
But a review of Dalrymple’s full track record of appointments to North Dakota’s various commissions and co…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

From shutdown ashes, GOP seeks to expose ACA’s flaws

October 23, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WASHINGTON After a bruising defeat over Obamacare in the government shutdown, Republicans hope to regain momentum by exposing how President Barack Obama’s administration ran aground trying to launch his signature health care reform law. Continue Reading

Legislators don’t want cameras in every committee room

April 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK The Legislature may not be as transparent in the future as some want it to be after House lawmakers said they do not want cameras in every committee room. Continue Reading

Medora Zoning Commission appoints committee to study LED sign issue

April 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MEDORA The Medora Zoning Commission on Tuesday appointed four residents to a committee charged with seeking out a way to allow businesses in the western-themed city to keep illuminated signage. Continue Reading

Finance panel OKs funding Baseball Boosters, Historical Society in 2012

November 15, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR The Willmar City Council’s Finance Committee is recommending that funding requests from the Willmar Baseball Boosters Association and Kandiyohi County Historical Society be paid in 2012 rather than 2013.
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Majority leader names Senate committee chairs

November 15, 2012 in West Central Tribune

ST. PAUL — Incoming Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk has announced who will lead committees for the next four years. Continue Reading

Tax leader wants hearing on stadium bill

April 25, 2012 in West Central Tribune

ST. PAUL — A key Minnesota state senator gave Vikings stadium supporters a dose of reality this morning in announcing she plans to slow the rapid movement of a bill to construct a new facility. Continue Reading

Vikings bill gets first hearing at Minn. Capitol

March 14, 2012 in West Central Tribune

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Vikings are finally getting the chance to make their case for public financing of a new football stadium before a state Senate committee. Continue Reading

Retail committee gears up for St. Patrick’s Day

March 6, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce Retail Committee is looking forward to a very festive St. Patrick’s Day for businesses in the city. Continue Reading