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November 4, 2016

Latest Revenue Projection Numbers Illustrate Need To Detach Overall Budget From Oil Revenue

General Fund Budget Planning Should Factor Oil Activity Out Of The On-going Spending Equation   Fargo, ND – On Thursday, the state’s Advisory Council on Revenue Forecasting announced that it would be using very optimistic figures for oil prices in its budgeting process: Group members set projected oil prices West Texas Intermediate, a U.S. benchmark for oil prices, at an …

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November 3, 2016

State Should Put Obama On Notice Over DAPL

Corp of Engineers should not be relying on local law enforcement to enforce President Obama’s agenda   Fargo, N.D. – Marty Riske, Libertarian candidate for governor, today reacted to a letter sent by the Colonel John W. Henderson of U.S. Army Corp of Engineers requesting local law enforcement support to prevent protesters from accessing private property from Corp of Engineer …

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October 31, 2016

Time to End Tax Discrimination In North Dakota

Policies benefiting some residents and businesses at the expense of others must stop   Fargo, ND – Marty Riske, Libertarian Party candidate for governor issued the following statement: Today I am reiterating my  previous call for a temporary moratorium on property tax giveaways at the local level.   In today’s Bismarck Tribune, a story ran about how homeowners in South …

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