SIOUX FOOTBALL INSIDER Measure 4 Vote
The much anticipated vote on the future of the Fighting Sioux nickname has finally been decided. The people of North Dakota voted overwhelmingly in favor of retiring the nickname with the final voteta... Posted on 6/13/12 at 9:05 AM
STAFF BLOG THE N.D. CAPITOL AND BEYOND Financial impact of Measure 2 debated
BISMARCK About $812 million in property taxes for 2012 would be eliminated if North Dakota voters approve Measure 2 in June, a state research analyst said Monday.
Kathy Strombeck of the state Tax Co... Posted on 4/2/12 at 2:28 PM
So much is being said about Measure 2. Every business has to run on a budget —but not the government — just keep taxing and spending. So I would just love to see it pass but, being a realist, I know it cannot.
Supporters of a measure to eliminate property taxes in the state are seeking an injunction against several state and local officials who they believe are intentionally engaging in lies and fear mongering over the measure.
By Teri Finneman , Forum Communications Co.
, February 16, 2012
No matter how proponents frame it, the measure to repeal all property taxes in North Dakota is an ill-conceived ideological stunt that would cripple local governments. Maybe that’s the ultimate goal of the Measure 2 crowd, but whatever the motivation, Measure 2 is transparently foolish.
The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead
, February 08, 2012
Administrators for local entities that rely on property tax funding aren’t sure what will happen if a ballot measure next June retroactively strips them of levy authority midway through the year.
But they’re fairly certain it wouldn’t be pretty.
By Marino Eccher, Forum Communications Co.
, November 04, 2011
A proposed constitutional amendment that would make North Dakota the only state in the nation to abolish property taxes would be “the most profound policy change since statehood,” a county commissioner said Monday.
By Dale Wetzel,The Associated Press
, October 18, 2011
BISMARCK (AP) — North Dakota voters in November will decide whether to ban big-game hunting in fenced preserves.
Secretary of State Al Jaeger on Thursday said supporters of the measure submitted more than the necessary 12,844 petition signatures to qualify the measure for the Nov. 2 ballot.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's Supreme Court will hear arguments next month about whether a voter initiative to eliminate the state's pharmacy ownership restrictions should go on the November ballot.
Dale Wetzel, The Associated Press
, August 20, 2010
BISMARCK — Secretary of State Al Jaeger on Thursday rejected an initiative petition that seeks to repeal North Dakota’s restrictions on pharmacy ownership, saying it did not include a required list of the proposal’s sponsors.
Jaeger said he believed the flaw would disqualify the measure from appearing on the November ballot. The high-profile ballot measure was touted by its backers as a way to cut North Dakotans’ prescription drug costs.
By Dale Wetzel, The Associated Press
, August 06, 2010
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