Stenehjem Announces Running Mate in ND Governor Race

Attorney General and endorsed Republican candidate for governor, Wayne Stenehjem, has picked a Bismarck state senator to be his running mate.

GOP delegates endorsed Nicole Poolman in the race for Lieutenant Governor.

Poolman is an English teacher at Century High School in Bismarck and has served in the state senate since 2013.

She is married to Jim Poolman, the state’s former insurance commissioner and current vice chairman of the North Dakota Republican Party.