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
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
April 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
GRAND FORKS A group of local petitioners received the official go-ahead Friday from North Dakota’s secretary of state to begin collecting signatures to put three recently passed anti-abortion laws to a statewide vote. Continue Reading
January 29, 2013 in The Daily Republic
WASHINGTON (AP) The Senate has confirmed Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry as the next secretary of state.
December 21, 2012 in The Daily Republic
President Barack Obama on Friday nominated Sen. John Kerry as his next secretary of state, elevating the longtime lawmaker and foreign policy expert to the top diplomatic job he had coveted. Continue Reading
November 20, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press
Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie gave a brief history lesson on the state’s Constitution at the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities fall conference on Thursday, November 15. Continue Reading
November 8, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
While Election Day in Minnesota and North Dakota wasn’t trouble-free, it did proceed in general with efficiency and dispatch. Congratulations to the secretaries of both states. Continue Reading
August 31, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
A Grand Forks man running for governor is seeking an injunction in Grand Forks County District Court to either remove the names of Republican and Democratic candidates to the ballot or add his as the Libertarian candidate. Continue Reading
August 30, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Secretary of State Jason Gant names 4 auditors to panel that will meet Friday.
July 18, 2012 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley said Tuesday he agrees with the state Division of Criminal Investigation that there exists no evidence of state criminal violations within the scope of DCI’s probe of South Dakota Secretary of State Jason Gant and his office’s former chief of operations, Pat Powers.