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February 21, 2019
The North Dakota House chambers sit empty Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, the day after lawmakers adjourned for a mid-session break. John Hageman / Forum News Service
North Dakota lawmakers ready to take up bevy of budgets and bills after break
February 21, 2019 - 4:58pm
February 20, 2019
North Dakota House Majority Leader Chet Pollert, R-Carrington, speaks during a floor vote on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
North Dakota Legislature wraps work before mid-session break
February 20, 2019 - 12:52pm
February 19, 2019
State Rep. Karla Rose Hanson, D-Fargo, promotes her "red flag" bill while police chiefs and Senate Majority Leader Rich Wardner, R-Dickinson, listen at the state Capitol Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. John Hageman / Forum News Service
North Dakota House easily rejects 'red flag' gun seizure bill
February 19, 2019 - 10:51am
February 13, 2019
Sen. Rich Wardner, R-Dickinson, chairman of the Energy Development and Transmissin Committee, spoke to committee members on proposed changes to the oil and gas tax allocation formula on Tuesday afternoon, Aug. 14, 2018 in the state capitol. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
After North Dakota House rejects two-board higher ed model, Senate eyes larger single board
February 13, 2019 - 4:25pm
February 12, 2019
Lawmakers host open forum over weekend
February 12, 2019 - 12:16pm
January 30, 2019
Fargo Republican Rep. Jim Kasper listens to Gregory Stites, an attorney for supporters of the new anti-corruption language in the North Dakota constitution, during a meeting at the state Capitol Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019. John Hageman / Forum News Service
North Dakota Republican leader says lawmakers have 'a lot of work ahead' on new ethics rules
January 30, 2019 - 6:47pm
January 25, 2019
North Dakota Capitol in Bismarck. Forum News Service file photo
North Dakota Capitol notebook: Moving to update breastfeeding law
January 25, 2019 - 4:54pm
January 24, 2019
Bank of North Dakota President and CEO Eric Hardmeyer testifies on a bill addressing loans for federal government workers affected by the shutdown Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019. John Hageman / Forum News Service
Bank of North Dakota head offers alternative plan to aid federal workers
January 24, 2019 - 5:28pm
January 22, 2019
The North Dakota Capitol in Bismarck. Photo illustration by Troy Becker
North Dakota legislative leaders pitch interest-free loans for federal workers affected by shutdown
January 22, 2019 - 10:41am
January 18, 2019
The North Dakota Capitol in Bismarck. Photo illustration by Troy Becker
North Dakota Capitol notebook: Lawmakers would meet more frequently under proposals
January 18, 2019 - 6:20pm
January 15, 2019
State Rep. Karla Rose Hanson, D-Fargo, promotes her "red flag" bill while police chiefs and Senate Majority Leader Rich Wardner, R-Dickinson, listen at the state Capitol Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. John Hageman / Forum News Service
A life-saving tool or 'gun-grabbing' maneuver? North Dakota lawmakers unveil firearm seizure bill
January 15, 2019 - 4:02pm
North Dakota House Majority Leader Rep. Chet Pollert (R-Carrington) announces that 435 bills and 12 resolutions had been filed by members of the House before the body recessed on Monday, Jan. 14.  In back, from left, are Rep. Dennis Johnson (R-Devils Lake), Rep. Mark Owens (R-Grand Forks) and Rep. Jeffrey Magrum (R-Hazelton). Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
North Dakota Republican leaders introduce bill to implement ethics measure
January 15, 2019 - 9:40am
January 2, 2019
Increased funding request for Fargo-Moorhead diversion could meet headwinds in North Dakota Legislature
January 2, 2019 - 12:57pm
December 31, 2018
People walk by a red carpet that was rolled out between Gov. Doug Burgum's office and the legislative chambers at the North Dakota state Capitol Monday, Dec. 31, 2018. John Hageman / Forum News Service
North Dakota Legislature approaches 2019 session with caution after budget cuts
December 31, 2018 - 4:35pm
December 25, 2018
Gov. Doug Burgum, left, and state Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem hold an impromtu press conference after presenting legal arguments to the state Supreme Court at the state Capitol in Bismarck on March 19. The case involved the challenge by state lawmakers with Burgum issuing five vetoes on parts of spending bills which were passed in the 2017 legislative session. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
North Dakota lawmakers, governor head to session after disputes
December 25, 2018 - 6:01pm
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