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Omdahl: Democrats need to step up as a minority party

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By Lloyd Omdahl

While moderate Republicans struggle to take back their party, the North Dakota Democrats have a problem of getting to be one.


Over the past 20 years, they have seen their numbers in the Legislature dwindle from a majority in the Senate down to 14, with Republicans holding 33 seats. In the House, Democrats have 23 seats while Republicans hold 71.

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