NGND KNOCKtober Details

NGND KNOCKtober Details

KNOCKtober

 

Absentee ballots are out. Early voting is right around the corner. Election day is less than three weeks away.

Now is the time to support our young progressive candidates. Put your support into action by canvassing with NGND this weekend.

NGND Friday in Grand Forks

Canvassing 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Meet at the coordinated campaign office at 2506 B Washington Street
Followed by a social at Rhombus Guys

NGND Saturday in Fargo

Two canvassing shifts:

10:00 am -1:00 pm
1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Meet at coordinated campaign office at 121 Roberts Street
Followed by happy hour at …

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For Immediate Release: NGND HOLDS TRI-CITY DOOR KNOCKING WEEKEND

For Immediate Release: NGND HOLDS TRI-CITY DOOR KNOCKING WEEKEND

 

For Immediate Release
Friday, October 17th 2014

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
Ken Story, New Generation North Dakota President
701-367-2447 or Ken.Story@gmail.com

Young Progressive Organization Embarks on Tri-City Door Knocking Event

Fargo, ND – New Generation North Dakota (NGND), a political organization that mobilizes and advocates for young progressives across the state of North Dakota is embarking on their biggest endeavor since being formed in 2011.

The organization whose home base is in Fargo is also traveling to Bismarck and Grand Forks this weekend to organize young progressives and others to knock doors …

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Axness, Reisenauer introduce ‘Broadband North Dakota’ to advance, improve state’s technology infrastructure

Axness, Reisenauer introduce ‘Broadband North Dakota’ to advance, improve state’s technology infrastructure

PSC candidates unveil ‘Broadband North Dakota’; initiative will provide North Dakota consumers with superior service and provide an economic advantage to North Dakota businesses

(FARGO, ND) – Saying it’s time for North Dakota to enter into the 21st Century in telecommunications, Public Service Commission (PSC) candidates Tyler Axness and Todd Reisenauer announced today their policy initiative to give North Dakota businesses and consumers an economic advantage.

‘Broadband North Dakota’ looks to advance North Dakota’s telecommunications infrastructure by incentivizing technology upgrades and providing universal access for every household …

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2014 Burdick Dinner set for September 13, U.S. Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) to keynote annual dinner

2014 Burdick Dinner set for September 13, U.S. Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) to keynote annual dinner

Annual Burdick Dinner will be held Saturday, September 13 in West Fargo

(BISMARCK, ND – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: AUGUST 25, 2014) – The North Dakota Democratic-NPL Party announced today that Senator Tim Kaine, of Virginia, will keynote the party’s 2014 Burdick Dinner.

The annual dinner, named in honor of the late U.S. Senator Quentin Burdick, is the party’s annual fundraising dinner. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at the Cambria Suites Hotel in West Fargo.

“We are very excited to have Senator Kaine …

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Fairfield announces “North Dakota: Open for Business” initiative

Fairfield announces “North Dakota: Open for Business” initiative

Secretary of State candidate April Fairfield proposes a plan to streamline, simplify and modernize the Secretary of State’s business registration procedures.

(FARGO, ND) – North Dakota Secretary of State candidate April Fairfield announced today a business initiative designed to streamline, simplify, and modernize business registration in North Dakota.

“North Dakota is growing at an unprecedented pace,” said Fairfield. “We need new and cost-effective ways to manage our growth in a way that is responsive to the needs of both our businesses and our people and we need …

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Get to know our YDA Rep, Robert Trefethren

Get to know our YDA Rep, Robert Trefethren

If each exec in NGND were to describe Robert Trefethren in a few words:

Ken would say that he is “genuine and sincere;” Mara would say that he is “dedicated and dependable;” and Libby would say that he is “just a really great guy.” Now taking the scenario we did with Mara and if each member of the executive team were a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle, Robby would be Michelangelo – positive, optimistic, and light hearted.

Robert Trefethren, or “Robby” to those who know him best, is …

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News Clips 8.7.2014

News Clips 8.7.2014

Dem-NPL News:

World News: Rural Development Critical To Success Of North Dakota’s Farmers, Ranchers & Growers (Sen. Heitkamp)
World News: Heitkamp Announces Federal Funding To Support Law Enforcement In Bismarck, Cass County
Press Release: Heitkamp Seeks Workable Path Forward On Conservation Compliance For North Dakota Farmers
Fargo Forum, Jeremy Cahill Letter: A Better Effort From Rep. Cramer
Grand Forks Herald, Ellen Dunn Letter: Goehring’s Criticism Of Taylor Doesn’t Add Up
Jamestown Sun: Heitkamp, USDA Hear Concerns On Compliance Requirements
State and National News:
San Francisco Gate: BNSF …

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Axness: PSC has failed to serve North Dakota’s farmers

Axness: PSC has failed to serve North Dakota’s farmers

(FARGO, ND – AUGUST 6, 2014) – State Senator Tyler Axness, candidate for the North Dakota Public Service Commission, released the following statement today regarding the PSC’s failure to serve our state’s farmers.

“The Public Service Commission has failed time and again to protect North Dakota’s farmers. Not only have they failed to advocate for them when it comes to rail access, but a June 30th audit from the State Auditor’s office shows that they’ve failed our farmers when it comes to the basic buying and …

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Get to know our Vice President, Mara Brust

Get to know our Vice President, Mara Brust

 

If each exec in NGND were to describe Mara Brust in a few words:

Ken would say that she is a “Painfully Intelligent Powerhouse;” Robert would say that she is “Impressive;” and Libby would say that Mara is a “Creative Genius.” Basically put, if each NGND exec would be a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle, Mara would definitely be Donatello (the purple one).

(SIDE NOTE FROM THE EXEC TEAM: The reason why we say and think all that is because she graduated high school at 15, …

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George Sinner Proposes “No Work, No Pay” Initiative

George Sinner Proposes “No Work, No Pay” Initiative

(BISMARCK, ND) — State Senator and U.S. House Dem-NPL nominee, George Sinner announced his “No Work, No Pay” initiative today in Bismarck.

“It’s time for Congress to play by the same rules as every other hard working North Dakotan. That is why I am proposing the “No Work, No Pay” initiative,” said Sinner.

“When service members are being furloughed and citizens are struggling to make ends meet, but members of Congress, like Kevin Cramer, continue collecting a paycheck and enjoying the perks of Washington, a line has …

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