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January 30, 2017
How will cuts affect Burgum's own office
FARGO – As North Dakota stares down a budgetary chasm of $1.4 billion, Gov. Doug Burgum is asking most state agencies to endure at least a 10 percent cut in funding.
January 30, 2017 - 6:51am
January 27, 2017
Senate bill could save NDDOT $2.1 million by closing section shops
A bill introduced in the North Dakota Senate earlier this month could save the North Dakota Department of Transportation $2.1 million by closing eight of the department's 67 maintenance sections shops around North Dakota, including shops in Courtenay, Gackle and Litchville.
January 27, 2017 - 6:58am
January 25, 2017
Dayton wants big bucks for natural resources in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton's administration on Wednesday outlined its natural resource budget proposal for the next two years saying it...
January 25, 2017 - 2:46pm
January 23, 2017
North Dakota colleges make space for decreasing budgets
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Higher education leaders in northeast North Dakota are searching their budgets for any fiscal slack as they look to likely reductions in state funding. Alice Brekke, University of North Dakota vice president for finance and operations, said UND is in the midst...
January 23, 2017 - 7:00am
January 18, 2017
Public employee union raises issues with Burgum budget plan
BISMARCK — The head of North Dakota’s largest public employee union said Tuesday, Jan. 17 that Gov. Doug Burgum’s proposal to have state employees help cover the cost of health insurance premiums may make it harder to recruit and retain workers.Burgum’s budget recommendations...
January 18, 2017 - 8:35am
January 17, 2017
Burgum releases budget plan
BISMARCK — Citing sluggish revenue, North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum called for steeper budget cuts than his predecessor Monday, Jan. 16. Burgum, who presented his recommendations to legislative leaders Monday, called for a $13.3 billion total budget in the 2017-19 cycle, about $168...
January 17, 2017 - 11:47am
January 10, 2017
Proposal would eliminate ND Treasurer’s Office
BISMARCK — A bipartisan group of North Dakota lawmakers has proposed legislation that, if approved by voters in 2018, would phase out the Office of the State Treasurer.
January 10, 2017 - 7:04am
NDSU, university system prepare for possible 15 percent budget cut
FARGO—Leaders at North Dakota State University and other public campuses are preparing to testify in support of a recommendation to trim...
January 10, 2017 - 6:50am
December 30, 2016
Illinois budget woes reignite with spending deal's imminent lapse
CHICAGO - Illinois is poised to re-enter a budgetary limbo on Sunday with the expiration of temporary spending authority for the state's cash-strapped universities and fraying human services network.
December 30, 2016 - 8:00pm
All about the budget: Upcoming legislative session will deal with budget cuts
Area legislators from both parties agree that the state budget is the top item for the North Dakota legislative session that gets underway at...
December 30, 2016 - 7:09am
December 16, 2016
Poland's parliament blocked by protesters as crisis escalates
WARSAW - Protesters blocked all exits from the Polish parliament on Friday after the opposition said ruling party lawmakers illegally passed...
December 16, 2016 - 10:00pm
December 15, 2016
Higher Education board hoping to fix 'dangerous' NDSU building
BISMARCK — State higher education officials still hope to find money to replace a "dangerous" science building at North Dakota State University, though it wasn't in the governor's budget. Meeting Wednesday, Dec. 14, the State Board of Higher Education discussed the ramifications...
December 15, 2016 - 7:21am
December 14, 2016
Dalrymple offers a sound budget proposal
North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple's executive budget for 2017-19 is certain to be tweaked, criticized, ignored, praised and cut up by lawmakers when they assemble in Bismarck next month. That's the process: The governor proposes, the Legislature disposes. If recent history is any guide,...
December 14, 2016 - 7:28am
December 12, 2016
ND legislative leaders wary of revenue forecast for 2017-19 budget
FARGO—Republican legislative leaders are a bit more gloomy about North Dakota's revenue prospects than those built into Gov. Jack Dalyrmple's...
December 12, 2016 - 7:25am
December 8, 2016
ND budget outlines need for cuts, priorities, Dalrymple says
BISMARCK – Gov. Jack Dalrymple outlined a budget plan Wednesday, Dec. 7, that calls for 10 percent cuts for most agency budgets, preparing...
December 8, 2016 - 7:50am