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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
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
North Dakota Supreme Court Justice Lisa Fair McEvers. Submitted photo
ND Supreme Court Justice McEvers to seek re-election
January 18, 2018 - 4:06pm
A B-52H Stratofortress bomber prepares to land at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, on January 16, 2018.  U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Richard P. Ebensberger
In a rarity, the Air Force temporarily deploys three kinds of bombers to the Pacific
January 18, 2018 - 10:00am
Spies fear former CIA officer may not face justice for suspected role in exposure of agents in China
January 18, 2018 - 7:15am
From left: House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wisc., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and House Minority Leader Nancy Peolosi are seen Wednesday during a ceremony for former legislator Bob Dole. Both Republicans and Democrats face intraparty pressures over a short-term spending plan. Washington Post photo by Matt McClain
Divisions over immigration, military dollars threaten to derail government spending bill
January 18, 2018 - 7:06am
January 17, 2018
Patty Schachtner of Somerset, Wis., is the new state senator from far western Wisconsin. Forum News Service file photo
Democrat takes surprise win in Wis. state senate race along Minn. border that drew national attention
January 17, 2018 - 6:20pm
Former North Dakota lawmaker John Andrist died Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. Photo provided by Steve Andrist
Former ND lawmaker and newspaper giant John Andrist, called one of the finest men, dies at 86
January 17, 2018 - 3:38pm
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