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GOP candidates spar at debate

July 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Republican candidates for Minnesota governor came out swinging in a broadcast debate Wednesday, arguing over idealistic visions versus the practical realities of running a divided state government.

First-time candidate Scott Honour sa…continue reading on dglobe.com

GOP candidates spar at debate

July 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Republican candidates for Minnesota governor came out swinging in a broadcast debate Wednesday, arguing over idealistic visions versus the practical realities of running a divided state government.

First-time candidate Scott Honour sa…continue reading on dglobe.com

Iowa Governor and Lt. Governor visit Hawkeye Point

June 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIBLEY, Iowa — Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds visited Hawkeye Point Thursday as part of their 99-county tour of the state. 

Branstad had committed to visiting the state’s highest elevation following a presentation by m…continue reading on dglobe.com

Governor race activity picks up as GOP convention nears

May 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Republican convention is a week and a half away, so governor candidates are doing everything they can to get delegate support.

For Jeff Johnson, that means picking a popular southeast Minnesota politician to be his runni…continue reading on dglobe.com

Bonding bill ‘inadequate,” author says

April 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — A nearly $1 billion proposal to fund state construction projects, ranging from trails to transit, launched Tuesday with its author calling it “inadequate” and a Republican who usually supports public works projects saying he could no…continue reading on dglobe.com

Bonding bill ‘inadequate,” author says

April 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — A nearly $1 billion proposal to fund state construction projects, ranging from trails to transit, launched Tuesday with its author calling it “inadequate” and a Republican who usually supports public works projects saying he could no…continue reading on dglobe.com

State’s lawyer misses hearing on lawsuit over 2012 governor’s race; judge will issue ruling later

March 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — North Dakota’s solicitor general missed a hearing Monday on a petition filed by a third-party candidate who wants the results of the 2012 gubernatorial race thrown out on a technicality.

Paul Sorum, who ran in 2012 as an independent…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

State’s lawyer misses hearing on lawsuit over 2012 governor’s race; judge will issue ruling later

March 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — North Dakota’s solicitor general missed a hearing Monday on a petition filed by a third-party candidate who wants the results of the 2012 gubernatorial race thrown out on a technicality.

Paul Sorum, who ran in 2012 as an independent…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Gov. Dalrymple: Crude oil railcar safety rules needed now

January 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

NEW YORK — A month after a train carrying crude oil burst into flames on the North Dakota plains, Gov. Jack Dalrymple said on Tuesday that new railcar safety standards were needed immediately, not next year, and he blamed federal officials for dela…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Gov. Dalrymple: Crude oil railcar safety rules needed now

January 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

NEW YORK — A month after a train carrying crude oil burst into flames on the North Dakota plains, Gov. Jack Dalrymple said on Tuesday that new railcar safety standards were needed immediately, not next year, and he blamed federal officials for dela…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com