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Tipping the election scale: Local Democrat, GOP leaders sound off on upcoming western North Dakota primaries

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Republicans dominate the political landscape in western North Dakota. Nonetheless, the Democratic-NPL Party is attempting to make inroads during legislative elections this fall.


But before Democrats can win any elections west of the Missouri River, they need to have candidates.

And not just viable candidates. Any candidate will do.

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Bryan Horwath
A Wisconsin native, Horwath has been covering news in the Oil Patch of North Dakota since 2012. Horwath currently serves as the senior agriculture and political reporter for The Dickinson Press and, despite the team's tendency to always let him down, remains a diehard Minnesota Vikings fan.
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