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Leaked Report on Improper Campaign Finance Scheme May Call ND AG Stenehjem Donations into Question

By Jack Russell Today, Politico broke news of a recently released internal document that could possibly implicate the Republican State Leadership Committee (RSLC) in a criminal campaign finance scheme. The confidential report, which warned RSLC leadership of “possible criminal penalties” [...]

August 4, 2014 dogWAGGER

Leaked Report on Improper Campaign Finance Scheme May Call ND AG Stenehjem Donations into Question

By Jack Russell Today, Politico broke news of a recently released internal document that could possibly implicate the Republican State Leadership Committee (RSLC) in an improper campaign finance scheme. The confidential report, which warned RSLC leadership of “possible criminal penalties” [...]

August 4, 2014 dogWAGGER

The Forum and the Art of Disinformation

By Jack Russell First Rob Port, now The Forum. Rep. Kevin Cramer’s camp brought out the big guns recently with an editorial in The Forum defending him in light of George Sinner’s No Work, No Pay rollout. It’s got to [...]

July 26, 2014 dogWAGGER

Kevin Cramer, Rob Port and Faith-Based Math

By Jack Russell Ever the charmer, Rob Port of Say Anything Blog took up Dem-NPL U.S. House nominee George Sinner’s No Work, No Pay initiative this week. As I’m sure none of you saw – because voluntarily reading Rob Port [...]

July 24, 2014 dogWAGGER

Sen. Hoeven Block Energy Tax Cut Bill Because It Would Have Helped Wind Energy

By Jack Russell North Dakota Senator John Hoeven (R) joined with other Senate Republicans to block an $85 billion tax package that included reviving a key subsidy to the wind energy industry. The bill was struck down by the Senate [...]

May 16, 2014 dogWAGGER

Sen. Hoeven Blocks Energy Tax Cut Bill Because It Would Have Helped Wind Energy

By Jack Russell North Dakota Senator John Hoeven (R) joined with other Senate Republicans to block an $85 billion tax package that included reviving a key subsidy to the wind energy industry. The bill was struck down by the Senate [...]

May 16, 2014 dogWAGGER

Legislative Lessons: How Ohio’s Slow Move to Regulate Fracking Pollution Endangered Millions

By Jack Russell Ohio annually processes thousands of tons of radioactive waste from hydraulic-fracturing, sending it through treatment facilities, injecting it into its old and unused gas wells and dumping it in landfills. Historically, the handling and disposal of that [...]

May 14, 2014 dogWAGGER

Communities Find That Oil Trains Are A Disaster Waiting To Happen

By Jack Russell When a freight train carrying crude oil from North Dakota’s Bakken formation derailed and exploded in the middle of the Canadian town of Lac-Mégantic, killing 47 people and destroying half of the downtown, no one knew it’d [...]

April 20, 2014 dogWAGGER

Director of Hate Group Active in ND Says Youth Support Gay Rights Because They’re Ignorant

By Jack Russell Editor’s Note: The group Concerned Women for America, of which Janice Shaw Crouse is listed on their website as a Executive Director and Senior Fellow, was a primary sponsor of the so-called “Personhood” legislation which passed the [...]

March 24, 2014 dogWAGGER

New York’s Albany County Places Moratorium On Crude Oil Port Expansion

By Jack Russell Albany County (New York) Executive Daniel McCoy issued an executive order Wednesday, imposing a moratorium on the heating of crude oil and expansion of crude by rail transport operations at the Port of Albany on the Hudson [...]

March 15, 2014 dogWAGGER