November 7, 2013 in Uncategorized
Democrats plan pipeline field hearing
STANLEY â The North Dakota Democratic House and Senate Caucuses will hold a field hearing this month to seek answers to questions about oil pipelines.
âThe recent Tesoro pipeline spill near Tioga has rais…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
October 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
ST. PAUL, Minn. President Barack Obama makes new federal farm policy his third highest congressional priority now that the federal shutdown is history, but that is no guarantee a farm bill will have easy sledding. Continue Reading
October 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
WASHINGTON As the government shutdown continued through Wednesday as Republicans and Democrats continued to slug it out politically over budget issues, Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., said he thinks a short-term solution could be reached soon, giving lawmakers more time to negotiate. Continue Reading
October 4, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
ST. PAUL, Minn. The current federal government shutdown overshadowed the end of many federal farm laws Tuesday, but the next federal fiscal crisis could lead to a stalled farm bill’s resurrection. Continue Reading
October 3, 2013 in Uncategorized
RAPID CITY (AP) â Organizers of a petition drive seeking a statewide vote on a measure that would raise South Dakota’s minimum wage say they have collected about half the signatures they intend to gather.
The South Dakota Democratic Party and so…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
September 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
WASHINGTON In a blistering warning to congressional Republicans, President Barack Obama said Monday it would be the “height of irresponsibility” for lawmakers to cause a new economic crisis just five years after the near-collapse of the nation’s financial system. Continue Reading
July 5, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO The North Dakota Democratic-NPL Party is pushing to fill a campaign war chest for the 2014 election in the aftermath of a legislative session that passed voter identification and abortion restrictions. Continue Reading
July 3, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Ben Nesselhuf says he has accepted a job as campaign manager for Jim Mowrer, who is running for Congress against Republican Rep. Steve King.
April 30, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO The life of Bill Guy, the farmer from Amenia who became a four-term governor of North Dakota, was celebrated Tuesday in a memorial service at Fargo’s First Presbyterian Church. Continue Reading
March 31, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK A handful of North Dakota Republicans have joined Democrats in saying that it’s irresponsible for lawmakers to pass anti-abortion measures without setting aside money to fight court battles. Continue Reading