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ND tax cut packages remain on the table

April 30, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK The Legislature’s promise to provide tax relief for North Dakota residents still hangs in the balance during the session’s final days, and large tax cut packages have yet to be passed. Continue Reading

LLOYD OMDAHL: N.D. must budget oil money with foresight

September 16, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota doesn’t have to be the vacant spot on the map that native son Eric Sevareid once declared.
But to be a bigger and better state in the future, we need bigger and better thinking about long-term goals. Continue Reading

Measure 2 foes say it could end oil tax, other revenue

March 29, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Supporters say that’s unlikely and a legislative fix is not hardBesides eliminating property taxes in North Dakota, Measure 2 could also take away hundreds of millions in other payments to the state, say its opponents, who include representatives of businesses that might stand to benefit. Continue Reading

N.D. lawmaker wants to free up oil tax revenue for schools

April 5, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A North Dakota school aid reserve fund has grown rapidly the past few years, thanks to booming oil tax revenues. A state lawmaker is proposing to limit the fund’s future growth. Continue Reading

OUR OPINION: Next time, evaluate oil-tax-cut claims

March 22, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota should get an impartial assessment of its tax and its likely effect on oil production. The issue is too important to settle either with incomplete information or in the rushed atmosphere of the session’s final days. Continue Reading

North Dakota senators seek public hearing on oil tax reduction

March 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota Democratic senators say there should be a public hearing on a proposal to link state oil tax reductions to increased oil production. Continue Reading