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Do you want property tax reform?
I'm trying to put together a column on how Measure 2 and how, even though it was defeated, it really tapped into a strong vein in North Dakota in that lots of people feel they either, A- Property taxe...
6/13/12 at 4:31 PM Pomeroy the finger puppet 11/4/10 at 4:14 PM
The wisdom of crowds 11/4/10 at 2:50 PM
Oil Patch polls have long lines, familiar faces
WILLISTON, N.D. Voters waited in long lines to cast their ballots here Tuesday, but the strong turnout came from longtime residents rather than new workers. Inspector Claire Folvag said the four sta...
6/13/12 at 12:26 AM Most Oil Patch voters are familiar faces 6/12/12 at 4:30 PM
Faces of the Boom: Newcomer to North Dakota oil country is already active in politics 6/11/12 at 11:13 AM
It's primary election day in North Dakota, and for a newsroom that means an evening of fun, togetherness and a bit of last-minute stress as the deadline approaches. The polls close at 7 p.m. tonight,...
6/12/12 at 5:22 PM
Student elections next week
Two candidates have filed to become MSUMs next student senate president, while two others are vying for the vice presidency. The online elections will be held from April 18-20. Students can vote for ...
4/12/12 at 5:44 AM Moorhead adds campus polling place 4/5/12 at 5:44 AM
Students glitter Santorum 2/23/12 at 11:00 AM
Anyone But Obama. Really?
Anyone? Consider Hugo Chavez. Would it really benefit the nation to replace Obama witha man who takes medical advice from Cuba? #overreachingabsolutestatement DISCLAIMER: This is not a politica...
3/6/12 at 10:25 PM
Your Voice Your Vote 2012
ABC's new logo and slogan for next year's election coverage....
8/20/11 at 11:49 AM
Well, someone told me they had finally fixed some of the bugs in Area voices, so I thought I would try it again. After 5 or 6 attempts, I was finally able to get an Avatar on page. Of course, it would...
4/16/11 at 2:33 AM Bob Rost violates campaign laws and could be punished? 6/7/10 at 3:18 AM
BOB ROST GIVEN JOB? 4/21/10 at 2:24 PM
Today's Show Wednesday 11/3
Today on The Christopher Gabriel Program: We've got your election results! We'll look at what happened locally, as well as the changing national political landscape; Wendy Gabriel with Simple T...
11/3/10 at 10:22 AM Today's Show Tuesday 11/2 11/2/10 at 10:20 AM
Today's Show Wednesday 6/9 6/9/10 at 3:25 AM
Election day is finally here. Hoorah! It will be nice to watch TV without being bombarded by political ads. When I started here at the Daily Globe 22 years ago last week! I worked my very first ele...
11/2/10 at 11:57 AM
Stand up and be counted
Today is the day to stand up and be counted. My fellow Americans, get out there and vote. My theory is you cant complain too much about the way your country, state, county and city are being run if yo...
11/2/10 at 4:41 AM
November 2nd is the general election across this nation, a day in which every citizen has a right and duty to vote for the individuals they wish to represent them in their government. The right to vot...
11/1/10 at 3:05 PM
Moorhead School Group Starts Area Voices Blog
On November 2nd, Moorhead voters will go to the polls to decide whether to pass an operating levy referendum. A group of levy supporters has started a blog entitled, "Our Students Our Future." Check i...
9/14/10 at 1:42 PM
Covering the state GOP convention
The City Beat got wrangled into live blogging from the Republican convention at Grand Forks' Alerus Center this weekend. I'm discovering that this means doing a kind of Twitterish play-by-play in fron...
3/20/10 at 4:00 AM Less Congressional power for N.D. 1/6/10 at 9:23 AM
GF tribal casino is back 6/18/09 at 4:45 PM
Bakk in Worthington
I knew I had a 9 a.m. appointment this morning, but I didn’t expect anything to come of it. After all, politicians as a species are notorious latecomers, and the weather outside was frightful to...
1/8/10 at 8:29 AM Speaking with Tom Bakk 11/8/09 at 4:05 PM