Politics & Elections

Patrick Hart Announces Candidacy for North Dakota State Auditor

BISMARCK, N.D.--Patrick Hart announced he is running for state auditor on Wednesday Morning. Hart previously worked as an auditor for North Dakota's Department of Agriculture and Public Service Commission. He is also a small-business owner and contractor. Hart spoke about…

Cass County Human Services Brings On New Director

FARGO, N.D. - In October, a resignation letter containing allegations that Cass County Human Services was a 'hostile workplace', and that employees were being bullied by managers, would launch a full blown…

North Dakota, Tribes Reach Settlement Over Voter ID Lawsuit

BISMARCK, N.D.--North Dakota has reached a proposed settlement with American Indians who sued over the state‚Äôs voter ID laws. The proposed federal consent decree announced jointly Thursday by tribal lawyers and the state comes after a federal judge ruled tribes…

Andrew Yang ends presidential campaign

CHICAGO (AP) - Democrat Andrew Yang is suspending his 2020 bid for president. Yang made the announcement Tuesday after expecting a disappointing finish in New Hampshire's primary. The 45-year-old entrepreneur created buzz for his presidential campaign by championing a universal…

North Dakota State Superintendent Seeking Reelection

BISMARCK, N.D.--North Dakota's state superintendent says she plans to seek reelection. Superintendent of Public Instruction Kirsten Baesler says she will run for a third four-year term. The superintendent is a nonpartisan official, but Baesler sought and received the Republican Party's…

LIVE: Trump to Make Remarks on Impeachment Trial

WASHINGTON--President Donald Trump is exulting in his impeachment acquittal, taking a scorched earth victory lap. First, at the national prayer breakfast he shattered the usual veneer of bipartisanship, unleashing his fury against those who tried to remove him from…

Gov. Burgum Adopts Rules for Tribal Voter Identification

BISMARCK, N.D.--Governor Doug Burgum officially adopted Secretary of State Al Jaeger's emergency rules related to tribal ID's for Native American voters on Wednesday. The new rules will allow the state to incorporate the use of tribal ID's for Native American…

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