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North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem during a stop in Fargo in May 2016. File photo.
Stenehjem plans to resume argument against water rule after US Supreme Court decision
1 hour 46 min ago
Sen. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of New York at the Capitol on Jan. 22, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Senate breaks budget impasse, paving way for government to reopen
2 hours 39 min ago
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
5 hours 48 min ago
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks to members of the media while walking through the Capitol on Sunday. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Senate adjourns without deal to end government shutdown; vote postponed until noon Monday
8 hours 20 min ago
Rick Rayburn of Rutledge, Minn. points to the paperwork he was given when signing up for MNSure health insurance. After signing up for the insurance Rick and his wife Rose were placed on medical assistance. Once on MA, without notification from the State of Minnesota, liens were placed on their property to recover the costs of the insurance. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Minnesotans fight to change federal law allowing government to recover estates for Medicaid costs
10 hours 14 min ago
January 20, 2018
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D.
ND senator one of few Democrats to vote for short-term funding bill; Klobuchar said Senate working on agreement
January 20, 2018 - 12:35pm
January 19, 2018
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) heads to the Senate floor after a meeting with fellow Democrats on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 19, 2018. Senate Democrats on Friday night blocked passage of a month-long stopgap spending bill to keep the government funded, leaving only a few hours to find a path forward before much of the government was set to shut down after midnight. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Funding for government lapses as short-term spending bill stalls in the Senate
January 19, 2018 - 10:06pm
Will Gardner announced his candidacy for secretary of state at a press conference on Friday. Gardner plans to challenge incumbent Al Jaeger at the upcoming North Dakota Republican convention. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
New ND Secretary of State candidate pledges to improve technology in office
January 19, 2018 - 9:33pm
Susan Bala is seen Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014. Special to Forum News Service
ND pays nearly $15.9 million in Bala settlement, appeal pending
January 19, 2018 - 6:20pm
Gov. Doug Burgum at a January 2018 meeting at Bismarck State College. / Forum News Service
Veto Q&A: A primer on the legal tussle between N.D.'s Legislature and governor
January 19, 2018 - 3:04pm
Commissioner Myron Frans of Minnesota Management and Budget announces a $1.5 billion public works proposal Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. With him is President Eric Kaler of the University of Minnesota. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Dayton lofts bonding hail Mary pass
January 19, 2018 - 2:43pm
John Fowler, the chief executive of Supreme Pharmaceuticals, with bags of trimmed leaves to be sold for oil extracts, in Tiverton, Ontario, Canada, Sept. 20, 2017. (Cole Burston/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trudeau's strict branding rules will take fun out of legal weed in Canada
January 19, 2018 - 12:34pm
With a government shutdown looming, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan prepares for his press conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Thursday. Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
House passes stopgap spending bill, but a government shutdown still looms
January 19, 2018 - 6:54am
January 18, 2018
With a government shutdown looming, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan prepares for his press conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Thursday. Must credit: Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
House approves bill to keep government open as Senate Democrats threaten to block it
January 18, 2018 - 9:10pm
North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum stands behind a poster for the state's new traffic safety initiative, Vision Zero, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, at the state Capitol in Bismarck. John Hageman / Forum News Service
ND's seat belt law: Burgum 'absolutely' supports change to boost enforcement
January 18, 2018 - 4:15pm