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Early slowdown signs emerge for U.S. oil states after crude slide

December 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

After leading the U.S. economic recovery out of recession, some of the nation’s top oil states are showing early signs of a slowdown as a result of the plunge in crude prices.

In Houston, the first oil industry layoffs have been announced, with re…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Early slowdown signs emerge for U.S. oil states after crude slide

December 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

After leading the U.S. economic recovery out of recession, some of the nation’s top oil states are showing early signs of a slowdown as a result of the plunge in crude prices.

In Houston, the first oil industry layoffs have been announced, with re…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Senate passes 5-day spending bill, avoids shutdown

December 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate passed a five-day extension of federal funding on Saturday, staving off a government shutdown and buying lawmakers more time to resolve a fight over a longer, $1.1 trillion spending bill led by Tea Party firebrand Ted C…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Senate passes 5-day spending bill, avoids shutdown

December 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate passed a five-day extension of federal funding on Saturday, staving off a government shutdown and buying lawmakers more time to resolve a fight over a longer, $1.1 trillion spending bill led by Tea Party firebrand Ted C…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

N.D. attorney general joins lawsuit over Obama’s immigration action

December 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – North Dakota’s attorney general has joined 23 other states in a lawsuit that challenges President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration last month.

“The president’s unilateral action to suspend laws passed by Congress…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

N.D. attorney general joins lawsuit over Obama’s immigration action

December 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – North Dakota’s attorney general has joined 23 other states in a lawsuit that challenges President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration last month.

“The president’s unilateral action to suspend laws passed by Congress…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Female lawmakers in Montana told to check skirt lengths, necklines

December 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

A new dress code for the Montana House of Representatives that bans jeans and warns women to watch skirt lengths and necklines has drawn the ire of female lawmakers, who say it suggests they cannot independently decide what attire is appropriate.

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Female lawmakers in Montana told to check skirt lengths, necklines

December 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

A new dress code for the Montana House of Representatives that bans jeans and warns women to watch skirt lengths and necklines has drawn the ire of female lawmakers, who say it suggests they cannot independently decide what attire is appropriate.

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U.S. crude oil, natgas reserves both rose over 9 percent in 2013

December 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

Proven crude oil and lease-condensate reserves in the United States increased 9.3 percent to 36.5 billion barrels in 2013, up from 33.4 billion barrels in 2012, the U.S. Energy Information Administration said in a report Thursday.

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U.S. crude oil, natgas reserves both rose over 9 percent in 2013

December 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

Proven crude oil and lease-condensate reserves in the United States increased 9.3 percent to 36.5 billion barrels in 2013, up from 33.4 billion barrels in 2012, the U.S. Energy Information Administration said in a report Thursday.

That was the fif…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com