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ND House: Different views on need for government

November 2, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS The major-party candidates for North Dakota’s only seat in the U.S. House of Representatives present a choice between the legacy of the state’s powerful retired senator or a fixture of Republican government here. Continue Reading

3rd-party, independent candidates face uphill battle in N. Dakota: State has high incumbency rate

September 15, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

When it comes to leading the state of North Dakota, third-party candidates have not had much luck. In the state’s 123-year history, all of its governors have been either Democrat or Republican, or affiliated with a supporting party. The same holds true for its representatives and senators in the U.S. Congress. Continue Reading

ND energy policy of world importance: US House candidates vary position on government’s role in growing sector

August 28, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

North Dakota’s energy policy has never been more important to the nation or the world, something candidates from all political parties can agree upon in the upcoming election. Continue Reading

North Dakota Republican U.S. House candidates debate

January 20, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Participants take on federal spending, taxes, health care lawSix North Dakota U.S. House candidates declared their support for spending cuts, dumping the new federal health care law and overhauling the income tax during a debate Friday sponsored by a group of conservative organizations. Continue Reading