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Is North Dakota Really One Of The Worst Place For Women?

Is North Dakota Really One Of The Worst Place For Women?

According to this article from 24/7 Wall Street, North Dakota is one of the 10 worst states for women. In fact, it’s number five of ten thanks to a large gender wage gap and few women in the state Legislature. But are these really valid metrics? Recently SAB’s resident liberal wrote a column about the


North Dakota Has Almost Three Job Openings For Every Unemployed Worker

I wrote about the State of North Dakota’s latest job openings at today: BISMARCK, N.D. — The latest unemployment figures from North Dakota paint a familiar picture for citizens of the oil-rich state. A rock-bottom unemployment rate, and far more jobs than available workers, have become common themes. “The nation’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate

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SAB Poll: 70 Percent Think North Dakota Is On The Right Track

This coming week I’ll be releasing results for our statewide elections as well as Measures 1 and 5 from polling sponsored by and Valley News Live. The polling was conducted by DFM Research out of Minnesota which has a strong track record of polling in the state, including calling the 2012 Senate race between


Democrat Legislative Candidate Kris Wallman Criticizes Opponent For Being The Wrong Gender/Skin Color

Earlier today Democrat legislative candidate Kris Wallman, who is running for the state House in District 11, posted a comment on the campaign Facebook candidate Lucas Paper who is running in District 21 (both districts are in Fargo). The comment suggested that Paper and his running mate Robbie Lauf have the wrong skin color and