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North Dakota, Minnesota could see largest drops in food stamp beneficiaries under proposed rule, study says
September 5, 2019 - 4:33pm
BISMARCK — North Dakota and Minnesota would see some of the largest percentage decreases in households receiving food stamp benefits under...
Members of Congress get a crash course in North Dakota's oil industry
July 22, 2019 - 10:44am
BISMARCK — A handful of Republican members of Congress got a crash course in North Dakota's oil industry during a visit to the state Monday,...
Plain Talk Podcast: North Dakotans are too pessimistic about economic mobility
July 19, 2019 - 8:57am
A recent Harvard Study found that w
As region's Democrats worry over conflict with Iran, Republicans tout tough stance
May 15, 2019 - 5:22pm
BISMARCK — While Democratic members of Minnesota's congressional delegation expressed alarm over the potential for the U.S. slipping into war...
Mueller report: Local lawmakers follow party lines
March 25, 2019 - 6:10pm
GRAND FORKS -- U.S. lawmakers serving North Dakota and Minnesota followed party lines in their reactions to a report the Department of Justice...
Rep. Armstrong named to committee expected to probe Trump administration; 'fireworks' anticipated
February 2, 2019 - 4:43pm
FARGO — North Dakota’s freshman congressman has a seat on a committee that will be in the spotlight as investigations into the Trump administration...
Rep.-elect Kelly Armstrong to have offices in Grand Forks, Fargo and Bismarck
December 11, 2018 - 3:01pm
GRAND FORKS — Kelly Armstrong will have offices in Grand Forks, Fargo, Bismarck and a fourth in northwest North Dakota when he becomes the...
Open ND House seat a rare opportunity
October 7, 2018 - 7:00am
GRAND FORKS — The next North Dakotan to take a seat in U.S. House after Rep. Kevin Cramer leaves office will be the lone representative...
Armstrong: Long trade war would kill soybean industry
May 16, 2018 - 10:27pm
GRAND FORKS—U.S. House candidate Kelly Armstrong will be one of the first to say a drawn-out trade war with China will kill North Dakota's...
ND Republicans should not be too confident
April 15, 2018 - 10:40am
GRAND FORKS — Observations in the wake of the North Dakota Republican Party endorsement convention in Grand Forks: Secretary of State Al...
ND Republicans to endorse candidate in 'critical race' for US House
April 5, 2018 - 9:58am
BISMARCK — Kelly Armstrong and Tom Campbell will compete this weekend for the North Dakota Republican Party's backing to run for Congress,...
Armstrong criticizes Campbell for 'buying a vote' with delegate fees
March 22, 2018 - 11:23am
BISMARCK — A candidate for the North Dakota Republican Party's backing in this year's U.S. House race criticized his opponent Tom Campbell...
Former ND Congressman Berg won't run for his old seat
February 23, 2018 - 9:57am
BISMARCK—Former North Dakota Congressman Rick Berg won't run for his old seat, he said Friday, Feb. 23. Berg hadn't ruled out a House campaign...
Dickinson state lawmaker seeks Cramer's seat in 'scrappier' House
February 22, 2018 - 4:41pm
BISMARCK—Kelly Armstrong made his run for the U.S. House official Thursday, Feb. 22, marking the second North Dakota Republican state lawmaker...
Cramer's Senate run opens up House race
February 16, 2018 - 9:16pm
BISMARCK—Rep. Kevin Cramer's decision to enter North Dakota's U.S. Senate race this year has prompted several Republicans to at least express...