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Former Trump chief of staff Priebus selected to join Navy with backing from Mattis
Misplaced heart offers window into nation's organ transplant system
Federal judge in Texas rules Obama health care law unconstitutional
Heitkamp: House member playing 'petty' politics blocks Savanna's Act
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North Dakota oil production, natural gas flaring reach new highs
Enbridge to remove existing Line 3 from tribal lands if new pipeline is built
Pinke: Project draws out the untold stories of women in ag
Farm bill sails through House with momentum for Trump's signature
ND county files felony criminal case against troubled grain dealer
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New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
Rob Port: Public Service Commission says North Dakotans can be charged for green energy policies in other states
EPA announces plan to ease carbon emissions rule for new coal plants
Truce or not, US soy, liquefied natural gas look unappetizing now for China
EPA to meet with North Dakota coal, oil industries in Bismarck
Eggnog gets the nod for holidays
102-year-old woman skydives to raise awareness for the disease that killed her daughter
Lost Italian: Stop and smell the Norwegian Rosettes this holiday baking season
Simple breathing technique can enhance your calm
Fears of metal-tainted meat prompt recall of Jimmy Dean sausage in 21 states, including ND
Kolpack: Stick probably flying the plane to Frisco, too
Shepard hat trick puts Midgets over Billings
Dickinson gymnastics victorious in Valley City
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No. 1-ranked Bison overpower SDSU, earn return trip to FCS championship game
Salonen: Hubby celebrates ‘first’ birthday with heart
Phillips: Kindness can bring us to our knees
Rob Port: North Dakota has seen a significant drop in student loan debt loads
Port: Legislative pettiness leads to marginalization of Burgum’s conservative budget
Rob Port: Governor Burgum, Senator-elect Cramer tell NDGOP in letter not to give up open primary
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December 14, 2018
Federal judge in Texas rules Obama health care law unconstitutional
WASHINGTON — A federal judge in Texas threw a dagger into the Affordable Care Act on Friday, Dec. 14, ruling that the entire health care law is unconstitutional because of a recent change in federal tax law. The opinion by U.S. District Judge Reed O'Connor overturns all of the sprawling...
7 hours 37 min ago
September 26, 2018
Commentary: Democrats deploy Virginia resident Byron Dorgan to lecture North Dakotans about Obamacare
Byron Dorgan spent his last years in the United States Senate only pretending to live in North Dakota.
September 26, 2018 - 11:30am
August 14, 2018
Commentary: Attorney General Stenehjem responds to Democrats, says lawsuit challenging Obamacare is his duty
Lately North Dakota Democrats have been trying to make a campaign issue out of a lawsuit challenging the legality of Obamacare.
August 14, 2018 - 3:38pm
August 4, 2018
'Far from perfect': Schneider, Armstrong weigh in on Affordable Care Act lawsuit
GRAND FORKS—The Democratic candidate for the U.S. House has challenged his Republican opponent to denounce North Dakota's involvement in...
August 4, 2018 - 7:36am
July 16, 2018
Former North Dakota national leaders in effort to keep Obamacare protections
GRAND FORKS—A lawsuit aimed at Obamacare could deal a blow to protections for North Dakotans with Medicaid and pre-existing conditions,...
July 16, 2018 - 8:11pm
June 28, 2018
Dems call on Cramer to defend ACA insurance protections
FARGO - Republican Rep. Kevin Cramer is being asked to defend a key provision of the Affordable Care Act that protects against discrimination...
June 28, 2018 - 6:50pm
May 7, 2018
Obamacare premiums to surge next year, early rate requests show
The first glimpse of what health-insurance companies plan to charge for Obamacare plans next year suggests there's no relief ahead for consumers...
May 7, 2018 - 2:45pm
March 8, 2018
Premiums for ACA health insurance plans could jump 90 percent in three years
Insurance premiums for Affordable Care Act health plans are likely to jump by 35 to 94 percent around the country within the next three years,...
March 8, 2018 - 1:40pm
January 27, 2016
Deadline for Obamacare enrollment looms
FARGO -- Officials on Wednesday urged North Dakotans who haven't yet enrolled for coverage this year under the Affordable Care Act not to wait until the Sunday deadline to sign up. As of the latest tally, through Saturday, more than 20,300 North Dakota residents had enrolled for 2016...
January 27, 2016 - 7:31pm
January 6, 2016
Congress sends bill to gut Obamacare, to certain veto
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Congress on Wednesday approved legislation dismantling President Barack Obama's signature health care plan, putting on...
January 6, 2016 - 8:28pm
December 23, 2015
More than 19,000 North Dakotans sign up for Obamacare
FARGO -- More than 19,000 North Dakotans have signed up for health insurance through the marketplace established by Obamacare, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services this week. The report comes in the middle of the 2016 open enrollment period, which began Nov....
December 23, 2015 - 6:08pm
August 12, 2015
Access to health care ‘a godsend’ for uninsured man
FARGO — Not long ago, Mike Barry was going to a homeless health clinic to take care of his chronic health conditions, which include diabetes,...
August 12, 2015 - 11:23pm
June 25, 2015
U.S. top court backs Obamacare, president says it's here to stay
* Conservative Chief Justice Roberts authors 6-3 ruling * Obama says his healthcare law is "here to stay" * Scalia delivers blistering dissent * Healthcare industry breathe collective sigh of relief (Adds updated market reaction) WASHINGTON -- The U.S.
June 25, 2015 - 5:10pm
North Dakota leaders have mixed feelings in Affordable Care Act ruling
WASHINGTON -- Members of North Dakota's and Minnesota's congressional delegations had mixed feelings on the U.S. Supreme Court's decision Thursday to uphold nationwide tax subsidies under the Affordable Care Act. King v. Burwell hinged on whether those who purchased coverage through...
June 25, 2015 - 5:09pm
February 20, 2015
Lawmakers concerned with health insurance contract
BISMARCK — North Dakota lawmakers are moving swiftly to draft legislation requiring that a new health insurance contract for public employees and retirees contain no benefit changes for the next two years. The development comes one day after the board of the North Dakota Public...
February 20, 2015 - 10:25pm