August 19, 2014 in Uncategorized
RENO, Nev. (AP) â Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Monday he expects Democrats to maintain control of Senate in the fall elections but acknowledged things could change between now and then. âIf the election were held today weâd be in the …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
August 18, 2014 in Uncategorized
With a number of challenging and contentious measures on the November ballot, North Dakota voters may be lured to the polls in a âho humâ nonpresidential year election.
Repeating the nature of the seven measures on the ballot is important becaus…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
August 15, 2014 in Uncategorized
Former Gov. Mike Rounds leads the polls in South Dakota’s 2014 U.S. Senate race, but he is below 50 percent. That is giving his opponents a whole lot of hope.
“I am sensing support for Mike Rounds is incredibly soft,” said Gordon Howie, a steadfas…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
August 11, 2014 in Uncategorized
SIOUX FALLS (AP) â The Libertarian Party in South Dakota has nominated the husband of former U.S. Senate candidate Annette Bosworth for attorney general.
The Argus Leader reports the Libertarians nominated Chad Haber on Saturday.
Haber prev…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
July 21, 2014 in Uncategorized
BISMARCK â North Dakota voters will decide in November on a ballot measure that would create a law providing for equal parenting rights and decision-making responsibility in child custody cases, Secretary of State Al Jaeger said Monday.
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July 7, 2014 in Uncategorized
By Dirk Lammers
SIOUX FALLS â Former Gov. Mike Rounds stands alone among the four candidates for U.S. Senate in South Dakota in his support of the stateâs troubled EB-5 immigrant investor visa program.
Democratic candidate Rick Weiland, how…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
June 27, 2014 in Uncategorized
SIOUX FALLS (AP) â Two of the four candidates for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by retiring Democrat Tim Johnson support a minimum wage hike. The other two oppose a state ballot initiative looking to raise it from $7.25 per hour to $8.50.
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June 17, 2014 in Uncategorized
LAKE ANDES — The totals in the Charles Mix County Sheriff’s Democratic primary were changed, but the winner remained the same following a recount Monday.
DesaRae Gravatt has won the nomination by the same two-vote margin she held two weeks ago wh…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
June 10, 2014 in Uncategorized
BISMARCK â North Dakota Secretary of State Al Jaeger said server problems were to blame for election results being inaccessible for periods of time Tuesday night on his officeâs website.
Jaeger, who was in Fargo on Tuesday night, said he also …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
June 10, 2014 in Uncategorized
New England Mayor Marty Opdahl defeated longtime city councilman Allen Schmidt in his first bid for re-election, according to city auditor Jason Jung. Opdahl will serve another four-year term.
Troy Mosbrucker also held on to his seat as mayor of M…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com