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ND Commerce Department lays off 13 after budget cuts
Grand Forks woman legally bought gun used in murder-suicide, police say
After day of negotiations, Democrats and Republicans will be briefed on secret FBI source who aided Russia probe
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Zinke emphasizes partnering with oil industry at ND conference
After late start, growers pleased with progress so far
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Shortage of truckers starting to cause prices to rise
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Lighting change required for wind farms
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
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Commentary: Podcast: NDGOP Chairman says 'party will take a look at' background checks for candidates
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April 21, 2013
Health insurance marketplace could increase competition in ND
FARGO -- North Dakota's health insurance market, long regarded as lacking stiff competition, will enter a new era when health reforms introduce a new marketplace next year. The online marketplace, intended to allow individuals and small businesses to easily compare insurance options,...
April 21, 2013 - 12:00am
Thousands in Minn., N.D. will be eligible for health insurance subsidies
FARGO -- More than 69,000 North Dakotans and 459,000 Minnesotans will be eligible for premium tax credit subsidies to make health insurance more affordable next year under the Affordable Care Act. In both states, nine of 10 who are eligible for the credits are working families, with...
April 21, 2013 - 12:00am
February 28, 2013
ND House embraces Obamacare
BISMARCK -- More than 20,000 more North Dakotans may have health insurance after members of the House voted Wednesday to expand Medicaid coverage to align with the federal requirement under the Affordable Care Act. The House approved and sent the expansion to the Senate in House...
February 28, 2013 - 12:00am
January 12, 2013
Medicaid expansion bill has first hearing with House subcommittee
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January 12, 2013 - 12:00am
November 15, 2012
ND direction on health care exchange to emerge next year
FARGO -- North Dakota still must decide whether to allow the federal government to create a health insurance exchange for the state or to run one in partnership with Washington. The North Dakota Legislature decided last year not to establish its own online health insurance marketplace....
November 15, 2012 - 12:00am
October 28, 2012
Poll: 60 percent in ND oppose Obamacare
FARGO -- Sixty percent of North Dakotans who responded to a recent poll said they oppose the federal health care law nicknamed Obamacare, which...
October 28, 2012 - 12:00am
August 19, 2012
Montana Senate race; Bickering over bona fides
By Matt Gouran The Associated Press HELENA, Mont. -- Denny Rehberg often wears cowboy boots while campaigning for the U.S. Senate, telling...
August 19, 2012 - 12:00am
July 1, 2012
Health care plan fair
In all the millions of words spoken and written about the Supreme Court's decision in National Federation of Independent Business, et al. v. Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services (or the Affordable Care Act or "Obamacare"), something important has been overlooked: the benefits...
July 1, 2012 - 12:00am
April 4, 2012
ObamaCare's 2,700 pages too much
During the long, painful debate that led to the passage of ObamaCare, Republican lawmakers made a single request of their colleagues, the press and the public: Please read the 2,700-page bill. That request was mostly ignored, even by many of the members of Congress who voted for what...
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
February 17, 2012
Letter: Change needed in anti-life requirements, Obamacare
Change needed to anti-life requirements The Department of Health and Human Services is overstepping its rights when it requires doctors and hospitals to perform abortions and require insurances to pay for the killing. With this requirement, our tax and insurance money is used for...
February 17, 2012 - 12:00am
January 26, 2011
Berg accepts government health care
Rep. Rick Berg, R-N.D., has accepted the government-sponsored health care benefits offered to members of Congress -- despite co-sponsoring a...
January 26, 2011 - 12:00am
September 23, 2010
Health care change that won't happen
Republican leaders are pedaling news cycles at top speed, spreading the word about how, after capturing the House and maybe the Senate in November, they will quickly undo President Obama's health care reform. They'd prefer to repeal the whole kit and caboodle with a single stroke,...
September 23, 2010 - 12:00am
March 31, 2010
Here's what's wrong with bill
Well, now politics has really gotten personal. Which is why I don't agree with many of my conservative friends who say that now that America has taken the (literally) suicidal step of turning our health care over to our government via "ObamaCare," it's a permanent setup that will...
March 31, 2010 - 12:00am
March 26, 2010
It's fun to drink deeply of this GOP whine
I love the sound of Republicans whining in the morning. Boo-hoo-hoo. The GOP lost the presidency and a big congressional election back in 2008. With the passage of President Obama's health care bill, they've now lost the most significant domestic political battle since the 1960s....
March 26, 2010 - 12:00am
March 17, 2010
Just say no to ObamaCare
When Barack Obama was sworn in as president, he chose the bible that Abraham Lincoln used on which to take the oath of office. A little over a year later, as President Obama strong arms House and Senate Democrats to pass a health care bill that will nationalize 17 percent of our...
March 17, 2010 - 12:00am