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City Council prefers the public decide mayoral term
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Senate sets votes to reopen government
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November 8, 2018
Federal judges block an immediate end to DACA
A federal appeals court ruled Thursday that President Donald Trump cannot immediately end the so-called "dreamers act" that shields from deportation...
November 8, 2018 - 2:45pm
October 21, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Klobuchar wasn’t the one in the ‘manure pile’
A recent letter to the editor (“Their only chance was character assassination,” Oct. 12) regarding the Kavanaugh confirmation hearings disparaged...
October 21, 2018 - 7:55am
October 14, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Did our politicians flunk sandbox play in school?
Over 70 years ago, FDR wanted to load the Supreme Court with progressive judges. To do this he proposed adding more progressive justices he could...
October 14, 2018 - 10:35am
October 12, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Their only chance was character assassination
Randall Burg’s letter (Oct. 5) about Justice Kavanaugh’s temperament for the Supreme Court shows that he watched a different judicial process...
October 12, 2018 - 7:25am
October 10, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Driving the country over the edge of an abyss
After all that has happened and continues to happen since the last election, it is evident that many adherents to the GOP and followers of Trump...
October 10, 2018 - 7:45am
October 9, 2018
At Kavanaugh's Supreme Court debut, protesters outside, business as usual inside
WASHINGTON - A small group of protesters gathered outside the Supreme Court on Tuesday for the debut of Justice Brett Kavanaugh, but inside the...
October 9, 2018 - 5:23pm
Heidi Heitkamp says she was ready to vote for Kavanaugh. Then she watched his body language.
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., was ready to vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh. Her office had started drafting a statement saying she would support...
October 9, 2018 - 11:16am
October 8, 2018
Trump stokes tensions over confirmation battle as Kavanaugh set to take seat on the bench
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump further politicized an already contentious Supreme Court confirmation battle Monday evening, beginning a...
October 8, 2018 - 8:29pm
Heitkamp talks to North Dakotans about her no vote on Kavanaugh
RUTLAND, N.D. -- As Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., hustled down the main drag in Sunday's Uffda Day parade, Elizabeth Ritter, a middle-aged woman...
October 8, 2018 - 9:19am
October 7, 2018
Kavanaugh sworn in as Supreme Court justice Saturday night
WASHINGTON - Senate confirmed Brett Kavanaugh as the 114th Supreme Court justice on Saturday, Oct. 6, by one of the narrowest margins in history...
October 7, 2018 - 8:44am
October 5, 2018
Divided Senate clears the way for Kavanaugh confirmation to Supreme Court
WASHINGTON - A bitterly divided Senate cleared the way for Brett Kavanaugh to become the next Supreme Court justice as President Donald Trump's...
October 5, 2018 - 8:17pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Kavanaugh lacks temperament for Supreme Court
A lifetime appointment to the Supreme Court should only be granted to a person whose character and conduct have been subjected to the closest...
October 5, 2018 - 7:45am
October 4, 2018
Kavanaugh moves closer to Senate confirmation as GOP argues FBI report exonerates the judge
WASHINGTON - Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh moved closer to confirmation as the Senate prepared for a key vote Friday, with Republicans...
October 4, 2018 - 7:37pm
October 3, 2018
Rancor rises as FBI report on Kavanaugh wraps up
WASHINGTON - The White House prepared late Wednesday to send the FBI's completed report on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh to the Senate,...
October 3, 2018 - 8:43pm
October 2, 2018
Kavanaugh's temperament, credibility under scrutiny as Senate heads toward vote
WASHINGTON - Judge Brett Kavanaugh's temperament and truthfulness came under increased scrutiny from lawmakers Tuesday as the Senate pressed...
October 2, 2018 - 7:47pm