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North Dakota Legislature

March 28, 2017
ND House OKs bill ending multiple property tax breaks by cities
March 28, 2017 - 5:56pm
ND criminal justice reform bill moves ahead
March 28, 2017 - 5:53pm
March 27, 2017
ND Senate committee recommends concealed gun trial period in schools
March 27, 2017 - 7:21pm
March 26, 2017
Rep. Craig Headland, R-Montpelier, House Finance and Taxation Committee Chairman, said it is unlikely that a 12 percent property tax credit will continue into another biennium in light of the tight budget situation.  Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Major bills in ND Legislature likely headed for compromise
March 26, 2017 - 4:42pm
March 23, 2017
Burgum signs bill allowing concealed firearms to be carried without a permit
March 23, 2017 - 10:14pm
March 22, 2017
Supreme Court justice urges legislators to study ND juvenile court system
March 22, 2017 - 9:40pm
March 21, 2017
ND nonprofits seek to keep donor records private
March 21, 2017 - 11:08pm
The sun rises on a wind turbine near Wilton, N.D., on March 4.  Will Kincaid / Bismarck Tribune
Increased wind energy setbacks passes ND House with amendments
March 21, 2017 - 11:02pm
 Tammy and John Sadek comfort each other after giving testimony in support of House Bill 1221, a confidential informant reform bill, to members of the Senate Judiciary Committee at the state Capitol in Bismarck on Tuesday. Their son, Andrew, a college student turned confidential informant, was found dead near Wahpeton in 2014. To the right is Rep. Rick Becker, R-Bismarck, the bill's primary sponsor. Mike McCleary Bismarck Tribune
Parents provide emotional testimony on confidential informant's bill
March 21, 2017 - 7:56pm
March 14, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Suspicion complicates North Dakota's feelings about higher ed
March 14, 2017 - 7:51am
March 9, 2017
History course requirement bills fail in ND Senate
March 9, 2017 - 9:28pm
ND Senate to consider prohibition on foreign campaign contributions
March 9, 2017 - 6:35pm
March 8, 2017
Rep. Lawrence Klemin, R-Bismarck, finishes his testimony supporting HCR 3003 to members of the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday at the state Capitol in Bismarck. The resolution would study the impact of the new Marsy's law enacted in North Dakota this year. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
ND Senate to consider studying ramifications of Marsy's Law
March 8, 2017 - 7:01pm
March 7, 2017
Education leaders testify against bill mandating teaching of Federalist Papers in ND high schools
March 7, 2017 - 7:54pm
TOM STROMME/TribuneMike Jacobs is the former editor of the Grand Forks Herald and writes a weekly column focusing on the 65th North Dakota Legislature assembly.
Mike Jacobs: State casinos not a sure bet in North Dakota
March 7, 2017 - 8:21am