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Stories with organization: North Dakota State Legislative Assembly
  • Leadership split on plan to make up $1B budget shortfall 
    Updated: Feb-01-16 2:56 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota legislative leaders are split over how the state should have made up a $1 billion shortfall due to depressed crude prices and a drop in oil drilling.

  • Libertarian announces bid for North Dakota House seat 
    Updated: Jan-27-16 6:03 am

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - Fargo businessman Jack Seaman has announced his candidacy for U.S. House as a Libertarian Party candidate.

  • North Dakota to slash state spending after oil price fall 
    Updated: Jan-22-16 3:29 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - A dramatic drop in North Dakota tax collections due to declining oil activity will force cuts in state government and a likely raid on a rainy day fund to make up for millions of dollars in shortfalls, the state's top budget writer said Friday.

  • North Dakota reviews tax incentives for effectiveness 
    Updated: Jan-13-16 4:40 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - A North Dakota legislative committee on Wednesday began evaluating most of the state's economic development tax incentives to determine their effectiveness in creating businesses, jobs and revenue for the state.

  • North Dakota social funding eases local property taxes 
    Updated: Jan-12-16 5:05 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - A North Dakota legislative committee was told Tuesday that a partial state takeover of county social services costs is helping to ease the property tax burden for North Dakota residents, though some lawmakers believe declining oil tax revenues will prevent the state from assuming all of the program costs.