State Representative Ed Gruchalla announces he will seek re-election

State Representative Ed Gruchalla announces he will seek re-election

(FARGO, ND) – State Representative Ed Gruchalla (Democrat – Fargo) announced today that he will be seeking re-election to the State House from District 45. Representative Gruchalla has represented the north Fargo district since 2007. He released the following statement:

“I have been honored to have been given the opportunity to work on behalf of my constituents in District 45 and I want to continue working for them during the next four years.

“District 45 has been my home for 24 years. It’s a great place …

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Tyler Axness launches campaign for Public Service Commissioner

Tyler Axness launches campaign for Public Service Commissioner

FARGO, ND – FEBRUARY 25, 2014 – State Senator Tyler Axness announced today that he will seek the North Dakota Democratic-NPL Party endorsement for Public Service Commissioner. He is seeking the special term to fill the remaining two years in former Commissioner Kevin Cramer’s term.

Senator Axness, who was elected in 2012 from District 16 in Fargo, serves on the Transportation and Human Services Committees. He is the communications and policy coordinator for the Freedom Resource Center, a disability rights organization. During the 63rd Legislative Session, …

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ND Dem-NPL Legislative Leaders ask for Special Session focused on Western North Dakota

ND Dem-NPL Legislative Leaders ask for Special Session focused on Western North Dakota

Senate, House Caucus leaders formally ask Governor Dalrymple to call a special legislative session focusing on infrastructure, other needs facing western North Dakota.

(BISMARCK, ND) – The leaders of the North Dakota Democratic-NPL Senate and House Caucuses have asked Governor Dalrymple to call a Special Legislative Session to address infrastructure and other needs facing oil counties and communities.

In a letter sent early this morning, House Democratic-NPL Leader Kenton Onstad, of Parshall, and Senate Democratic-NPL Leader Mac Schneider, of Grand Forks, stated, “We cannot wait until …

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State Representative Kathy Hogan to seek re-election

State Representative Kathy Hogan to seek re-election

(FARGO, ND) – State Representative Kathy Hogan (Democratic – Fargo), announced today that she will be seeking re-election to the State House of Representatives from District 21.

Representative Hogan released the following statement:

“I have been honored to represent central Fargo in the North Dakota House for the past four years.

“North Dakota is experiencing exciting growth and opportunity. Encouraging effective and wise management of both our natural and human resources has never been more complex and challenging. As many North Dakotans are benefiting from these …

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State Representative Ron Guggisberg to seek second term

State Representative Ron Guggisberg to seek second term

(FARGO, ND) — State Representative Ron Guggisberg (Democrat – Fargo) announced today that he will be seeking re-election to the State House from District 11.

Representative Ron Guggisberg released the following statement:

“I have been honored to have been given the opportunity to work on behalf of the constituents of District 11 and I want to continue to work for them in the next four years.

“During my time in the North Dakota House, I’ve worked with members of both parties to find common sense solutions that …

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State Senator Carolyn Nelson to seek re-election

State Senator Carolyn Nelson to seek re-election

(FARGO, ND) – State Senator Carolyn Nelson (Democrat – Fargo), announced today that she will be seeking re-election to the State Senate from District 21.

Senator Nelson released the following statement:

“I have been honored to work on behalf of the constituents of District 21 and I want to continue to work for them in the next four years.

“During my Senate tenure, I’ve worked with members of both parties to find common sense solutions to problems found in our urban district including tenant/renters rights, eldercare, property taxes, …

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State Senator Phil Murphy urges Governor Dalrymple to take action to address propane shortage

State Senator Phil Murphy urges Governor Dalrymple to take action to address propane shortage

(PORTLAND, ND) – Stating that “lives and livelihoods are at stake this winter,” State Senator Phil Murphy (Portland) sent a letter today to Governor Jack Dalrymple requesting that he take immediate action to address the current propane shortage.

Senator Murphy asked Governor Dalrymple to take several steps, including launching an investigation to ensure that North Dakota’s propane market is dealing fairly with consumers, along with taking other steps similar to those being taken by Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton and Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker to help citizens …

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