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Bills to move Native American Veterans’ Memorial forward pass

December 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

In wee hours of the morning Dec. 20, the U.S. Senate unanimously passed a bill that helps turn a 20-year-old dream into reality, and North Dakota’s two newest faces in Washington, D.C., helped make it happen.
Amendments to move the planned Native …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Bills to move Native American Veterans’ Memorial forward pass

December 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

In wee hours of the morning Dec. 20, the U.S. Senate unanimously passed a bill that helps turn a 20-year-old dream into reality, and North Dakota’s two newest faces in Washington, D.C., helped make it happen.
Amendments to move the planned Native …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Sen. Conrad advances legislation to crack down on military service liars

July 19, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

WASHINGTON When Sen. Kent Conrad, D-N.D., introduced a bill in 2005 that would penalize people who lied about military service or falsely claimed to have been awarded a military medal, he said lawmakers knew there could be a constitutional challenge. Continue Reading

Minnesota Wild’s Mikko Koivu fulfilling Finnish military commitment

April 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Minnesota Wild captain Mikko Koivu is addressing obligatory Finnish military service. Continue Reading