BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Rick Berg of Fargo has been elected to his first full term as chairman of the North Dakota Republican Party.
Members of the party's state committee unanimously backed...
The Latest: Cramer: Senate race closer than polls indicate
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the North Dakota U.S. Senate race (all times local):
Republican Kevin Cramer says he thinks he's leading Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp but the race is closer than polls suggest.
Cramer voted early Monday in Bismarck. He told reporters that his campaign's internal polling show him leading by double-digits, but he says he's still worried about the election.
Trump comes to Fargo to raise money for Cramer’s campaign
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — President Donald Trump is making his second visit to North Dakota's biggest city within 10 weeks to campaign for U.S. Senate candidate Kevin Cramer, this time to help Cramer build up his finances.
Trump is scheduled to appear at a private fundraiser Friday at a Fargo hotel where. Cramer's campaign says couples are paying $1,000 to get in and the event has raised more than $1 million.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Republican Party is looking for a new executive director.
GOP Chairman Rick Berg says in a letter Friday to party faithful that Dane Ferguson is resigning "to pursue business and family opportunities."
Ferguson was hired in January 2017. Berg says Ferguson "laid a great foundation for success in this election cycle."
GOP state Sen. Tom Campbell withdraws from US House race
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota Republican state Sen. Tom Campbell said Wednesday that he will end his campaign for the state's lone U.S. House seat.
Campbell made the announcement at a luncheon in Fargo, which was attended by state Republican Party Chairman Rick Berg and state Sen. Kelly Armstrong, who won the party endorsement over Campbell at last weekend's state convention.
GOP hopes North Dakota convention boosts Cramer’s Senate bid
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota Republicans gather for their convention this weekend, seeking to build excitement for Kevin Cramer's bid to wrest control of a critical Senate seat from popular Democrat Heidi Heitkamp.
"We absolutely need to keep building momentum for the fall," said state party chairman Rick Berg, who lost to Heitkamp in 2012 by less than 3,000 votes.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on North Dakota Republican delegates repaying convention fees (all times local):
The North Dakota Republican Party says 56 delegates have reimbursed the party for registration fees paid for them by U.S House candidates to attend this weekend's state convention.
Dawson Schefter, the state party's regional field director, says 52 of the payments were attributed to Grafton state Sen. Tom Campbell and four came from Dickinson state Sen. Kelly Armstrong.
APNewsBreak: Many North Dakota GOP delegates repaying fees
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — "Dozens and dozens" of North Dakota Republican delegates have reimbursed the party for registration fees paid for them to attend this weekend's state convention, the party chairman said Tuesday.
The chairman, former Rep Rick Berg, told The Associated Press that the reimbursements came after he notified delegates in a letter last week that their names would not be made public if they reimbursed the party.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is scheduled to give a keynote address at the North Dakota Republican Party's endorsing convention this weekend.
The convention in Grand Forks begins Friday and ends Sunday. GOP Chairman Rick Berg says Zinke will speak Saturday.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Rick Berg has been elected chairman of the North Dakota Republican Party.
Berg was elected chairman by unanimous ballot during a meeting of the party's state committee on Tuesday.
In a statement, Berg says he is "excited for the opportunity to lead the Republican Party through this busy election cycle."
List of State Journal guest columnist, 2016
Max Abrahms, professor, Northeastern University, Boston
Chris Ahmuty, ACLU of Wisconsin
Richard V. Allen, Hoover Institution of War and former Reagan policy adviser
Barbara Arnold, former president of Madison School Board and member of Grandparents United for Madison Public Schools
Dean Baker, macroeconomist, Center for Economic Policy and Research
U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin, D-Madison
April Barker, attorney and co-vice president, Wisconsin Freedom of Information Council