Category: Doug Burgum

North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum: Expect ‘Bold Steps to Challenge the Status Quo’

Grand Forks Herald By Doug Burgum BISMARCK—As North Dakotans, we have always been an aspirational people. We see beauty and opportunity where many don’t. We dream big and work hard. Yet when our administration assumed office on Dec. 15, we were facing fiscal challenges and civil unrest of historic proportions. Sluggish oil and farm commodity …

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Legislative Session Opens Pathways to Change

The Bismarck Tribune By Nick Smith Addressing historic protests, putting together a team and learning how to navigate a legislative session: Gov. Doug Burgum, who inherited a budget marked by the largest cuts in modern state history, more than had his plate full when he took office. “We’re feeling really good about where we are,” …

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