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  1. North Dakota soybean crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    Last month, instead of cashing in, North Dakota producers saw prices fall $2 a bushel when the Trump administration began talking tariffs and renegotiating trade deals. Monte Peterson is loading up and selling what's left of his 2017 soybeans.


  2. Nat'l Corn Growers Assn Recognizes Senator Hoeven With Its President's AwardRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Agri Marketing

    NAT'L CORN GROWERS ASSN RECOGNIZES SENATOR HOEVEN WITH ITS PRESIDENT'S AWARD Jul. 20, 2018 National Corn Growers Association reports: National Corn Growers Association President Kevin Skunes today presented NCGA's 2018 President's Award to North Dakota Senator John Hoeven. The President's Award is given annually at NCGA's Corn Congress meeting in Washington to a leader who has worked to advance issues important to corn growers and agriculture.


  3. North Dakota airports getting $7.4 million in federal fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Valley News Live

    Senator John Hoeven, a member of the Senate Transportation Appropriations Committee, just announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded more than $7.4 million in grants for North Dakota airports. a Hillsboro Municipal Airport Authority - $1,566,239 - The funds will be used to expand the apron, reconstruct an existing taxiway parallel to the runway and build a taxiway providing access to aircraft hangars.


  4. U.S. Department of ENERGYDepartment of Energy Issues $2 Billion...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 18 | Electric Energy Online

    ... encouraged to see the Department of Energy's commitment to investing in Indian energy production," said Senator John Hoeven (R-ND). "This tribal energy loan guarantee program will help Indian tribes develop their energy resources and create economic ...


  5. North Dakota, Minnesota delegations denounce Trump's defense of PutinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    President Donald Trump earned wide condemnation from members of Congress on Monday, July 16, after he publicly doubted U.S. intelligence conclusions that Russia interfered in the 2016 elections, saying Russian leader Vladimir Putin - who stood by his side - offered an "extremely strong and powerful ... denial today." Congressional leaders expressed outrage with Trump's performance, which was viewed as a highly public failure to condemn Putin's incursion into the U.S. electoral process.


  6. Two Williston students intern for Sen. John HoevenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 14 | Minot Daily News

    Ian Kalil and Isabella Sogard, both from Williston, are among six students who are interning in Sen. John Hoeven's Washington, D.C., office this summer, according to a press release. Two other students are interning in his state offices.


  7. SCOTUS nominee could define ND senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 13 | Minot Daily News

    The competition between incumbent N.D. Senator Heidi Heitkamp and challenger, N.D. Congressman Kevin Cramer was already this year's heavyweight election bout on the November ballot - even before President Donald Trump nominated Judge Brett Kavanaugh to replace Justice Anthony Kennedy on the U.S. Supreme Court. Now the appointee and support for him, or lack thereof, could potentially be the defining issue of the electoral competition.


  8. Moran says Russia must change its behaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 10 |

    President Trump departed Tuesday for a European trip that will include meetings with uneasy allies and one with the Russian president, noting of this latter get-together, " Putin may be the easiest of them all." "There was little time spent on pleasantries, and the vast majority of time spent on dialogue about serious issues and differences between our two countries," Republican Sen. Jerry Moran said.


  9. GOP Senator Warns Against Trusting Putin 'Mafia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | Voice of America

    In this June 18, 2018, file photo, Sen. John Kennedy, R-La., listens during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Kennedy, who just returned from a congressional trip to Russia warned against trusting President Vladimir Putin.


  10. John Kennedy to Russian government officials: 'Stop screwing with American elections'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Sen. John Kennedy told Russian government officials to "stop screwing with our election" on a congressional visit to Russia last week, the Louisiana Republican told CNN on Monday. Speaking on CNN's "At This Hour with Kate Bolduan," Kennedy said he warned Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov that Congress will "double down on sanctions ... if you screw with the elections this fall."


  11. Senators brag on the provisions included in its farm billRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., says the kind of bipartisan, across-the-board support the U.S. Senate's version of the farm bill received doesn't happen often. "That doesn't happen for anything but basketball resolutions," she says.


  12. Congressional Republicans' trip to Russia was a shameful fool's errandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 8 | USA Today

    Congressional Republicans' trip to Russia was a shameful fool's errand Republicans are deluding themselves if they believe they can accomplish anything good while sitting down with the Russians. Check out this story on Until a few years ago, the only senior Republican who had anything good to say about Russia was California's eccentric Rep. Dana Rohrbacher who, despite representing the John Birch Society's old Orange County stamping ground, seemed totally beguiled by Russia and most particularly by Vladimir Putin.


  13. GOP Senators Travel to Russia, Face American BacklashRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 7 | Drudge Retort

    Sen. Richard C. Shelby led the eight-member delegation on a multiday tour of St. Petersburg and Moscow, a trip that included meetings with Russia's foreign minister and parliamentarians ... It did not include a session that senators had been hoping for: a meeting with Putin, whom President Trump is scheduled to meet at a summit this month ... Joining Shelby were Sens. Steve Daines , John Hoeven , Ron Johnson , John Kennedy , Jerry Moran , John Thune and Rep. Kay Granger ... It played well in Moscow, but not on the home front ... "Cannot believe GOP, once the party that stood strong against Soviets & only a decade ago sought to democratize the Middle East, is now surrendering so foolishly to [Russian President Vladimir] Putin and the Kremlin's kleptocracy -- only two years after Russia interfered in U.S. election," tweeted Clint Watts, an information warfare specialist at the Foreign ... (more)


  14. Moran tells Russians not to meddle in electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 6 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Manhattan, said he made it clear to Russian officials that interference in U.S. elections would not be tolerated, according to a press release issued by Moran's office after his return from Russia.


  15. Lawmakers offer mixed views of Scott Pruitt's mark on EPARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 6 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    After President Donald Trump accepted Scott Pruitt's resignation as administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency Thursday afternoon, July 5, regional lawmakers shared differing views online about the agency's role and future. U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., running for U.S. Senate against Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., said in a statement Pruitt "sought balance in carrying out the mission of environmental protection while looking out for our economy and job creation."


  16. Russian officials and state media mock 'weak' GOP senators after Moscow visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 6 | The Raw Story

    Russian broadcasters mocked the Republican lawmakers who visited Moscow over the Fourth of July holiday and gloated about the Kremlin's role in electing President Donald Trump. Seven U.S. senators and one congresswoman - Sens. Steve Daines , John Hoeven , Ron Johnson , John Kennedy , Jerry Moran , Richard Shelby , John Thune and Rep. Kay Granger - traveled to Russia for closed-door meetings with high-ranking Kremlin officials.


  17. The Report the Senate Doesn't Want You to SeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | The Washington Monthly

    You know, there's a reason that the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence decided to issue their most recent report late in the day on July 3rd, on the eve of a national holiday. The committee is controlled by Republicans and chaired by Senator Richard Burr of North Carolina, but the report contained nothing but bad news for the Republican president.


  18. Republicans Roll Over in RussiaRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 5 | Balloon Juice

    This was covered over the holiday , but I think it bears repeating: A delegation of Republicans from the House and Senate spent the Fourth of July in Russia, handing a propaganda coup to the Putin government prior Trump's meeting with the boss man himself later this month. Senator Kennedy Senator Shelby Senator Daines Senator Hoeven Senator Thune Senator Moran Senator Johnson Rep Granger The meeting was closed to the American press.


  19. Republican delegation including Senator Hoeven meet with Russian Foreign Minister in MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    Senator John Hoeven was a member of an all-Republican congressional delegation who traveled to Moscow to meet this week with the Russian Foreign Minister. The meeting comes two weeks ahead of the planned summit between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki.


  20. Senators visiting Russia raised election meddling in ways that have ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | Daily Mail

    ... a meeting in Moscow, Russia, 03 July 2018 I BELIEVE WE'VE MET BEFORE, MR. KISLYAK: North Dakota's US Senator John Hoeven, US Senator for Kansas Jerry Moran, US Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman Jr (L-R), the senior US Senator from Alabama, Richard ...