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Rep. Kevin Cramer Introduces Bill To Prohibit Future Clintonesque Email Server Shenanigans

Rep. Kevin Cramer Introduces Bill To Prohibit Future Clintonesque Email Server Shenanigans

With the Democrat presidential candidates set to debate tonight, and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s email shenanigans certain to be a topic, North Dakota Rep. Kevin Cramer has introduced legislation aimed at prohibiting the use of private email servers by cabinet level officials in the future. Cramer’s arguments for the legislation are motivated by


Fargo Bans Columbus Day

In a resolution passed 4-1 last night which describes the Columbus expedition to America as “brutal history,” the Fargo City Commission banned Columbus Day and replaced it with Indigenous Peoples Day. Columbus is “somebody that doesn’t deserve any recognition,” Commissioner Mike Williams is quoted as saying. One of the supporters of the change – Don Warne, director


Forget The Injunctions, Courts Seem To Be Buying States’ Case Against Waters Of The US Rule

A few weeks ago the federal district court here in North Dakota issued an injunction blocking the Obama administration’s controversial Waters of the U.S. rule. But the Obama administration decided to interpret the ruling as applying only to the 13 states, including North Dakota, which are challenging the law in court. So they pushed ahead


Video: Cramer Jabs At Heitkamp Over Oil Export Ban And Iran Vote

Watch the latest video at video.foxbusiness.comNorth Dakota Rep. Kevin Cramer was on Fox Business yesterday with Stuart Varney (see above), and while he didn’t mention Senator Heidi Heitkamp by name, he aimed a shot at “energy state Democrats” in the Senate who “gave away their votes” on the Iran deal. Varney noted that legislation to


Polling Shows Potential Governor Candidate Wayne Stenehjem With Over 80 Percent Favorability

Yesterday Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem authorized the release to me of polling data which, frankly, had few surprises in it. The polling, conducted by the Odney firm which surveyed 400 people with a margin of error of +/- 5 percent, shows Stenehjem with an overall favorability rating north of 80 percent. He has a 79


UND President Robert Kelley Owes Frat Brothers Accused Of Homophobic Beating An Apology

Back in August members of the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity at the University of North Dakota were accused of stripping and beating an 18 year old man named Haakon Gisvold at one of their parties. The victim claimed the beating happened because he is gay. UND President Robert Kelley was quick to pounce. In a


Governor Jack Dalrymple Gives Non Answer When Asked About Refugee Concerns

Some governors are growing increasingly concerned about foreign refugees the federal government is placing in their states through resettlement programs run by nonprofits (like Lutheran Social Services here in North Dakota). The feds have announced plans to increase the number of refugees America takes in per year from 70,000 to 100,000 by 2017. In Maine, Governor


Developers Go To War With Man Camps Over Dwindling Demand For Housing In The Oil Patch

Oil prices are down, oil and gas development has slowed, and oil workers are leaving the state. The latest unemployment numbers from North Dakota Job Service show an unemployment rate of 2.9 percent in August, the last month for which numbers are available, up slightly from 2.7 percent in August 2014. Yet that rate doesn’t tell