Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

government

February 21, 2018
Shawn Riley was appointed North Dakota's chief information officer in March 2017. Photo provided by Gov. Doug Burgum's office.
ND lawmakers ask state IT head to delay reorganization
February 21, 2018 - 4:50pm
February 20, 2018
Former democratic state lawmaker Ed Gruchalla. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Effort to raise ND oil tax not moving forward this year, backer says
February 20, 2018 - 8:51am
FILE — David Shulkin, the Trump administration’s choice to head Veterans Affairs, at his Senate confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Feb. 1, 2017. An inspector general’s report released on Feb. 14, 2018 found “serious derelictions” in Shulkin’s 10-day, $122,000 business trip to Europe, which included airfare for his wife and extensive sightseeing. (Al Drago/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
For the weary White House, Florida shooting offered a 'reprieve' from scandals
February 20, 2018 - 7:14am
February 19, 2018
Commentary: Why Facebook is afraid of Mueller
February 19, 2018 - 12:21pm
President Donald Trump walks to Marine One at the White House on Feb. 16, 2018. (Tom Brenner/ Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
President Trump expresses support for senators' gun bill
February 19, 2018 - 12:15pm
President Donald Trump walks to Marine One at the White House in Washington, Feb. 16, 2018. Trump, in a series of angry and defiant tweets on Feb. 18, sought to shift the blame to Democrats for Russia’s virtual war to meddle in the 2016 election, saying that President Barack Obama had not done enough to stop the interference and denying that he had ever suggested that Moscow might not have been involved. (Tom Brenner/ Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump lashes out over Russia probe in weekend tweetstorm
February 19, 2018 - 7:22am
February 16, 2018
Tom Campbell announces his candidacy for the U.S. House during a U.S. Senate campaign rally for N.D. Rep. Kevin Cramer on Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, at the Ramada in Bismarck. (Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service)
Cramer's Senate run opens up House race
February 16, 2018 - 9:16pm
Mike McFeely. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
McFeely: Heitkamp vs. Cramer sure to be nasty, expensive
February 16, 2018 - 7:56pm
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D., left) and her challenger, Rep. Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.)play button
Cramer says he’ll run for US Senate, setting up high-stakes matchup with Heitkamp
February 16, 2018 - 6:31pm
The U.S. Capitol building on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Eric Thayer/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
House passes changes to Americans With Disabilities Act over activists' objections
February 16, 2018 - 8:00am
February 15, 2018
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., center, leaves the Senate chamber on Thursday. The Senate blocked a bipartisan proposal to protect young undocumented immigrants from deportation after President Donald Trump's administration threatened a veto of the plan he said would create a "giant amnesty." MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Zach Gibson
Immigration bills fail in Senate, casting doubt on whether Congress can resolve fate of 'dreamers'
February 15, 2018 - 3:45pm
February 14, 2018
President Donald Trump meets with lawmakers to discuss trade policy, at the White House in Washington, Feb. 13, 2018. Trump announced on Wednesday that he would oppose immigration bills that “fail to deliver for the American people;” a month ago, he told lawmakers that he would sign any immigration bill that Congress sends him. (Tom Brenner/ The New York Times Copyright 2018)
Bipartisan immigration proposal emerges from Senate
February 14, 2018 - 8:28pm
North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum attends the  Super Bowl Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018, in Minneapolis with his wife, Kathryn Helgaas Burgum. Via Twitter
ND PSC says Burgum's Super Bowl trip won't affect utility regulation
February 14, 2018 - 5:08pm
National Security Agency headquarters, Fort Meade, Maryland. Via Wikicommons.
One injured in possible shooting incident near NSA security gate
February 14, 2018 - 8:41am
February 13, 2018
Rep. Kevin Cramer answers questions from the Grand Forks Herald editorial board Wednesday afternoon. Joshua Komer / Forum News Service
Expecting Cramer to run, ND Republican candidate drops out of US Senate race
February 13, 2018 - 5:10pm