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Sen. John Hoeven
January 11, 2018
ND forum focuses on questions about this year's federal farm bill
DICKINSON, N.D. — As this year's farm bill continues to take shape, the question of what impact it will have on area farmers looms large....
January 11, 2018 - 10:06pm
October 31, 2017
Obamacare enrollment period opens Wednesday with fewer health insurance options
DICKINSON, N.D. — The Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, has dominated discussions everywhere from the White House to kitchen...
October 31, 2017 - 11:13pm
October 1, 2017
ND's US senators propose legislation to address 'epidemic' of missing and murdered Native women
FARGO—Confronted with demands by American Indian tribes across North Dakota to do more to address what has been called an "epidemic" of...
October 1, 2017 - 2:20pm
August 11, 2017
Hoeven details federal drought assistance, seeks more help for hay transportation
DICKINSON, N.D.—U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., paid a visit to the Stockmen's Livestock Exchange in Dickinson Thursday to meet with area...
August 11, 2017 - 6:22pm
December 17, 2014
Senate passes bill to allow ranchers, farmers to expense equipment purchased in 2014
WASHINGTON -- A bill that would allow farmers, ranchers and other small businesses to expense equipment to run their operations is on its way to President Barack Obama's desk. The Senate passed the one-year Tax Increase Prevention Act 76-16 Tuesday night.
December 17, 2014 - 11:20am
November 6, 2014
Emboldened Republicans to strike early on Keystone pipeline approval
WASHINGTON - Senate Republicans will charge ahead early in 2015 with a bill to approve the long-stalled Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada,...
November 6, 2014 - 8:01am
November 5, 2014
Hoeven believes Keystone XL can now get 60 votes
A big night for U.S. Senate Republicans could mean big things for the nation's energy industry, Sen. John Hoeven said late Tuesday. The Republicans...
November 5, 2014 - 8:40am
July 31, 2014
BNSF delays increasing speed through Devils Lake
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. - Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway is holding off on increasing the speed limit of trains passing through Devils Lake, according to Sen.
July 31, 2014 - 7:59am
June 6, 2014
Williston airport receives federal grant
WILLISTON, N.D. - The Sloulin Field International Airport in Williston will receive nearly $1.8 million in grants from the U.S. Department of Transportation. Members of North Dakota's congressional delegation announced the funding Thursday. The dollars will be used to rehabilitate...
June 6, 2014 - 7:42am
May 29, 2014
Senators seek more time to comment on coal plant emission standards
BISMARCK - A bipartisan group of U.S. senators wants the Environmental Protection Agency to allow extra time for public comment on proposed rules expected to be released next week for greenhouse gas emissions from existing coal-fired power plants. Sens.
May 29, 2014 - 7:50am
May 21, 2014
U.S. House OKs F-M diversion, Senate vote expected Thursday
WASHINGTON - The U.S. House on Tuesday gave its final approval to the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion. The Water Resources Reform Development Act, a package of water infrastructure projects including the proposed $1.8 billion flood channel around the metro, passed on a 412- 5 vote,...
May 21, 2014 - 7:27am
May 14, 2014
Flood diversion project inches toward congressional approval
WASHINGTON -- Almost a year to the day since the project was initially approved by the U.S. Senate, the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion is finally inching toward final congressional authorization. The Water Resources Development Act, a package of water infrastructure projects including...
May 14, 2014 - 8:17am
May 2, 2014
ND senator updates Keystone XL legislation
WASHINGTON -- Legislation that would approve the Keystone XL pipeline project could hit the U.S. Senate floor next week, Sen. John Hoeven said...
May 2, 2014 - 10:13am
April 14, 2014
Hoeven: BNSF to dedicate resources to fertilizer delivery
The largest railroad company serving North Dakota will devote unit trains and crews to deliver fertilizer ahead of the spring planting season,...
April 14, 2014 - 3:50pm
April 10, 2014
US senators turn up pressure on federal railroad inspector numbers
WASHINGTON - More than a dozen U.S. senators, including North Dakota Sens.
April 10, 2014 - 7:48am