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In maiden Senate speech, Heitkamp urges collection of sales tax on Internet purchases
April 23, 2013 - 12:01pm
April 17, 2013
Heitkamp still mulling background checks
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
January 3, 2013
Karl Sorg combines corn at his family's farm at sunrise just outside Hastings, Minn., on Sept. 21.
Extension vote on farm bill by Congress bad step for ag?
January 3, 2013 - 12:00am
November 18, 2012
President Barack Obama, accompanied by House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, speaks Friday to reporters in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. President Barack Obama's re-election has stiffened Democrats' spine against cutting popular benefit programs like Medicare and Social Security. Their new resolve could become as big a hurdle to reaching a deal for skirting economy-crippling tax increases and spending cuts in January as Republicans' resistance raising tax rates on the wealthy.
'Fiscal cliff' a dangerous dive for North Dakota: State ranks No. 6 in the nation for the impact of tax hikes
November 18, 2012 - 12:00am
September 21, 2012
Farm bill fumble?: ND farm group leaders say Congress dropped the ball
September 21, 2012 - 12:00am
September 13, 2012
This election year could remove SW ND presence from Congress: Local officials confident in ballot choices
September 13, 2012 - 12:00am
August 4, 2012
State politicians lay blame as farm bill stalls in Congress
August 4, 2012 - 12:00am
July 15, 2012
Watch: A do-nothing Congress exacts high costs
July 15, 2012 - 12:00am
May 18, 2012
GOP voters mulling House pick; Poll finds Dem. Gulleson trailing both Kalk, Cramer
May 18, 2012 - 12:00am
May 13, 2012
Rick Berg
From Hettinger to Washington, D.C.: Rick Berg wants common sense legislation
May 13, 2012 - 12:00am
April 8, 2012
This Jan. 5, 2009, photo shows, Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, left, and Sen. Richard Lugar, R-Ind., in Newport, R.I. Lugar, 80, and Hatch, 78, the two longest-serving GOP senators, are tea partyers' top targets for defeat in 2012, portrayed as old bulls out of touch with today's conservatives.
Tea partyers trying to retire Sens. Lugar, Hatch
April 8, 2012 - 12:00am
In this photo provided by the office of U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz., Giffords, second from left, and fellow shooting survivor Ron Barber unveil a memorial plaque Saturday in honor of slain staffer Gabe Zimmerman in Tucson, Ariz. At left is Giffords' husband, Mark Kelly.
One year later: Giffords will soon face decision about future
January 8, 2012 - 12:00am
August 23, 2011
Sen. Hoeven to visit Dickinson Thursday
August 23, 2011 - 11:39am
August 3, 2011
Press Photo by Lisa Miller
The Dickinson Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport parking lot was filled with vehicles early Tuesday afternoon, so much so that many were parked in the grass. Airport Manager Matthew Remynse says the plans the Airport Authority had to expand the parking lot are in limbo as the FAA is undergoing a partial shut down.
Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport parking lot project could be stalled by partial FAA shutdown
August 3, 2011 - 12:00am
December 10, 2010
Sen. Byron Dorgan says goodbye to Congress
December 10, 2010 - 12:00am