Politics & Elections

Group hoping to legalize recreational pot takes another swing

BISMARCK, N.D. - Supporters of amending North Dakota’s constitution to legalize recreational marijuana are taking another run at the issue, after failing to collect enough signatures to get it on the 2020 ballot. Secretary of State Al Jaeger says the…

Minnesota GOP lawmakers silent on blame for Capitol siege

MINNEAPOLIS - The four Republicans in Minnesota’s congressional delegation split on whether to certify President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in the Electoral College. But they remained silent on whether President Trump and other GOP leaders bear any blame for the violence…

LIVE: Insurrection at the Capitol and Trump

Calls to remove President Trump from office on the grounds he's unfit to lead are coming now from his own political party. But political scientists here at home say invoking the 25th Amendment…

Cramer: No pressure from Trump in phone call to Georgia

WASHINGTON (KVRR) - North Dakota Republican Sen. Kevin Cramer says he listened to the entire 62 minute phone call between President Trump and Georgia officials. Cramer, appearing on Squawk Box on CNBC, says he didn't hear any political pressure from…

Mathern introduces $2 billion bonding bill

BISMARCK (KVRR/KCND) - Fargo Democratic Sen. Tim Mathern has introduced a $2 billion bonding bill. Mathern says the bill fully funds the “Prairie Dog” infrastructure program, provides money for roads, bridges, low income housing and a low interest loan program…

Categories: Politics / Elections