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Berg holds wide lead on Sand in Senate race

June 12, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO After a decisive victory Tuesday, Republican Rep. Rick Berg will represent his party in North Dakota’s hotly contested U.S. Senate race this November. Continue Reading

Berg defeats Sand in Senate primary

June 12, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Freshman Republican Congressman Rick Berg has defeated Bismarck businessman Duane Sand in North Dakota’s U.S. Senate primary.
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State’s federal races attract $1.2M in ads

June 8, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO More than $1.2 million has already been spent this year on TV and radio advertising to influence North Dakota’s hotly contested U.S. House and Senate races. Continue Reading

Berg leads tight US Senate race

May 16, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO The first independent poll of North Dakota’s contested U.S. Senate race shows Republican Rep. Rick Berg has a slim lead over his Democratic opponent six months before the general election. Continue Reading

Veterans PAC backing Sand in GOP Senate primary

May 16, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK A veterans’ group is buying television advertising to support Republican Duane Sand’s U.S. Senate primary campaign because of rival GOP congressman Rick Berg’s support for raising the national debt limit, its director said. Continue Reading

Cain dishes on GOP during Fargo visit

March 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Former Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain visited The Forum’s Editorial Board late Friday morning. He’s in Fargo and Bismarck today to stump for Republican U.S. Senate candidate Duane Sand, who is skipping this weekend’s North Dakota Republican Convention in Bismarck and will instead run in the June 12 primary against presumed party-endorsed candidate Rep. Rick Berg, who is seeking a move to the U.S. Senate. Continue Reading

Former presidential hopeful Cain stumping for Sand in Fargo, Bismarck

March 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Former Republican presidential hopeful Herman Cain is visiting North Dakota on behalf of U.S. Senate candidate Duane Sand. Cain was scheduled to begin his tour in Fargo on Friday morning and travel to Bismarck later in the day to meet with delegates at the state Republican convention. Continue Reading

Berg spending freely on TV commercials

March 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Months before election, U.S. Senate hopeful’s ad buy nearly Despite months of being viewed as a lock for the Republican endorsement, Rep. Rick Berg has spent at least $347,000 on TV ads for his U.S. Senate campaign since he first hit North Dakota’s airwaves five weeks ago. $350,000 Continue Reading

N.D. U.S. Senate candidate Sand bypassing GOP endorsement process

March 27, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

U.S. Senate candidate Duane Sand says he’s bypassing the North Dakota Republican Party’s endorsing convention in Bismarck this weekend and taking his campaign straight to the June primary.
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U.S. Senate candidate Sand endorsed by veterans group

February 20, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota Republican U.S. Senate candidate Duane Sand has been endorsed by the Afghanistan and Iraq Veterans for Congress political action committee, he announced Monday. Continue Reading