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Cabinet role for former Sen. Dorgan?

February 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS A former member of North Dakota’s congressional delegation is reportedly being considered for a role in President Barack Obama’s Cabinet. Continue Reading

HHS’ Sebelius visiting Cheyenne River reservation

August 22, 2012 in The Daily Republic

EAGLE BUTTE (AP) Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius concludes her visit to South Dakota on Wednesday with stops on the Cheyenne River reservation.
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Franken has meeting with interior secretary

November 3, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

WASHINGTON U.S. Sen. Al Franken continued Thursday to push for full funding of the Lewis & Clark Water Project, convening a meeting with a bipartisan delegation of legislators, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and others. Continue Reading

AP sources: CIA chief Panetta to take over at Pentagon; Gen. Petraeus to be named to lead CIA

April 27, 2011 in West Central Tribune

President Barack Obama plans to name CIA Director Leon Panetta as the next secretary of defense and move Gen. David Petraeus, now running the war in Afghanistan, into the CIA chief’s job in a major shuffle of the nation’s national security leadership, administration and other sources said Wednesday.
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USDA chief to discuss renewable energy in Minn.

April 20, 2011 in West Central Tribune

INVER GROVE HEIGHTS, Minn. – U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack is visiting Minnesota to discuss renewable energy.
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Secretary of Defense Robert Gates to be speaker NDSU spring

February 2, 2011 in INFORUM

North Dakota State University President Dean L. Bresciani announced today that U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates will be the guest speaker at NDSU’s spring commencement May 14. Continue Reading&

Kandiyohi and Renville officials report difficulty uploading results to Secretary of State

November 2, 2010 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR – Kandiyohi and Renville officials are reporting that the Secretary of State’s Election Web site has apparently crashed. Continue Reading

Ritchie, Swanson re-elected in Minn. SOS, AG races

November 2, 2010 in West Central Tribune

MINNEAPOLIS – Mark Ritchie won a second term as secretary of state on Tuesday less than two years after steering Minnesota through its most contentious recount ever, while Democrats extended their 40-year grip on the attorney general’s office with Lori Swanson’s victory.
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Fired employee says Ag secretary offers to hire her back

July 21, 2010 in West Central Tribune

WASHINGTON (AP) Ousted employee Shirley Sherrod says Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has offered to hire her back.
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