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Interior secretary to receive Theodore Roosevelt National Park protection petition

December 18, 2013 in Uncategorized

During a trip to North Dakota in August, U.S. Department of the Interior Secretary Sally Jewell said it was important for energy interests in the state to extract oil and gas with less impact on the environment.
This week the Dakota Resource Council…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Interior secretary to receive Theodore Roosevelt National Park protection petition

December 18, 2013 in Uncategorized

During a trip to North Dakota in August, U.S. Department of the Interior Secretary Sally Jewell said it was important for energy interests in the state to extract oil and gas with less impact on the environment.
This week the Dakota Resource Council…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Petition pushing for later school start approved

September 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK The group pushing to change state law to require that public schools start after Labor Day can now begin to collect signatures to send the issue to a statewide vote. Continue Reading

Petition pushing for later school start approved

September 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK — The group pushing to make public school start after Labor Day can now begin collecting the 13,452 signatures needed to put the issue up for a statewide vote. Continue Reading

Petition drive for new wildlife/parks fund from oil taxes kicks off in Grand Forks

September 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS – A well-organized petition effort kicked off its Grand Forks base Tuesday at a meeting at the University of North Dakota that dove-tailed with the local Audubon Society’s regular meeting. Continue Reading

Petition for later school start filed

September 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK The group pushing to start North Dakota’s public schools after Labor Day is one step closer to putting the idea up for a statewide vote.
Secretary of State Al Jaeger received the group’s proposed petition title Monday along with the required 25 sponsoring committee members. Continue Reading

Petition aims to protect citizen-initiated measures

July 24, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK – A Bismarck man wants to amend the state constitution so lawmakers can’t infringe on the ability of North Dakotans to petition to put an issue up for a statewide vote. Continue Reading

Organizers of abortion petition seek extension

June 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS – The sponsoring committee of a petition calling for a statewide vote on three anti-abortion laws passed in the last North Dakota legislative session intends to file for an extension on the petition date, but Secretary of State Al Jaeger said such an extension would be unconstitutional. Continue Reading

‘Equal parenting’ petition approved

June 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS The petition for an “equal parental rights” initiated measure has been approved by North Dakota Secretary of State Al Jaeger, his office said Tuesday. Continue Reading

Group seeks petition for equal parenting initiative

June 6, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK A group of 25 Park River-area women has asked the secretary of state for a petition to let voters create a law that would give both parents equal parental rights and decision-making responsibility in a child custody case. Continue Reading