STAFF BLOG THE N.D. CAPITOL AND BEYOND N.D. Dems call on Pam Gulleson to run for U.S. Senate
UPDATED BISMARCK--North Dakota Democrats are encouraging a former state legislator and staffer of Sen. Byron Dorgan to enter the 2012 U.S. Senate race.
A letter signed by Democratic members of the No... Posted on 5/11/11 at 9:02 AM
Former Sen. Byron Dorgan: Child abuse on reservations needs better, more coordinated response “There aren’t enough resources, and there aren’t enough people to care,” he said following the death of a a two-month-old child at the Spirit Lake Nation. Child abuse and neglect is one of the most vexing problems facing Indian country today, experts say. Dorgan chaired the Senate Indian Affairs Committee until 2010.
Chuck Haga and Patrick Springer
, July 13, 2012
Former N.D. Sen. Byron Dorgon talks civility in the political arena, encourages diversity of voices It may take a “message from the American people through the ballot box” to tame negative, demeaning politics and a “deliberate strategy of delay” that keeps Congress from acting effectively, former Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., said in Grand Forks Monday.
Former Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., will be the keynote speaker opening night at the Chester Fritz Library. UND’s Conflict Resolution Center has scheduled a five-day symposium May 21-25, “Civility in Public Conversation: Have we lost our ability to talk?”
Former North Dakota U.S. Sen. Byron Dorgan is a co-author of a new 'eco-thriller' novel, "Blowout," that details a fictional attempt to sabotage alternative energy development in western North Dakota. For Dorgan, an author of two non-fiction books, it is his first novel.
Former Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., will be the featured speaker at youth rally conducted by The Center for Native American Youth today at Cankdeska Cikana Community College on the Spirit Lake Nation. Dorgan will speak at the event, which begins at noon. He and Dana Lee Jetty, a 19-year-old enrolled Spirit Lake member who serves as a youth board member at the center, also will lead a roundtable discussion with students.
Former U.S. Sen. Byron Dorgan has been appointed to the board of the Argonne National Laboratory. The North Dakota Democrat calls the facility just outside Chicago "one of the crown jewels of America's scientific laboratories." He says the Energy Department lab has an annual budget of nearly $700 million and employs more than 3,000 people.
$11.2 million project adds 14 classrooms, 2 lecture halls and more It “wasn’t easy” to turn plans into reality for a newly remodeled and expanded Education Building on the UND campus, the vice president of the State Board of Higher Education said Friday.
In a written statement, the North Dakota Democrat said he wanted to be involved in the company because he saw its ability to combine public data with “Silicon Valley innovation and technology” to help farmers mitigate the financial effects of weather damage.
Dorgan: Don’t deny impacts of boom or dismiss concerns over fracking The nation’s oil and gas industry is hoping to soften its public image and deflect mounting criticism from environmentalists over “fracking” and management of drilling sites.
The association believes LightSquared’s network may be the only way for rural Americans to gain affordable access to wireless high-speed data services.
But before LightSquared can launch service, the company has both technical and political hurdles to overcome.
Over the past few weeks, the Grand Forks Airport, under the leadership of airport director Patrick Dame and his GFK team, has been turned into an airport one that we can be extremely proud to have showcase our community.
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