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August 14, 2017
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., talks about healthcare reform to members of the Bismarck Lions Club at a luncheon held Monday, Aug. 14. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
North Korea is nation's 'largest existential threat,' Heitkamp says during Bismarck event
August 14, 2017 - 7:05pm
August 3, 2017
U.S. Reps. Tim Walz, left, and Collin Peterson of Minnesota talk Thursday, Aug. 3, during a U.S. House Agriculture Committee listeniing session at Farmfest. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Congressional committee hears Minnesota ideas for farm bill
August 3, 2017 - 7:44pm
July 30, 2017
Gary Wertish, president of the Minnesota Farmers Union, left, and Rob Larew, from the National Farmers Union, attended a meeting Thursday, July 27, in Willmar to gather input for a new farm bill. The current bill expires in September of 2018 and could face a $10 billion budget cut. Carolyn Lange / Forum News Serviceplay button
Speakers talk about importance of farm bill to rural America
July 30, 2017 - 7:30am
July 29, 2017
Majority of Americans want Congress to move on from health care reform
July 29, 2017 - 5:35pm
July 24, 2017
Congressman Jason Lewis
Minnesota Congressman backs bill authorizing interim storage of nuclear waste at Nevada's Yucca Mountain
July 24, 2017 - 11:40am
July 22, 2017
A general view on Kazan's Kremlin, Russia, July 22, 2017. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
Congress breaks impasse on bill to slap sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea
July 22, 2017 - 2:05pm
July 19, 2017
Sen. John McCain
Sen. John McCain diagnosed with brain tumor
July 19, 2017 - 7:19pm
June 26, 2017
National flags of Russia and the U.S. fly at Vnukovo International Airport in Moscow, Russia. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
Russia sanctions bill remains stalled in Congress
June 26, 2017 - 8:21pm
June 20, 2017
Ashley Seykora, a Towner, N.D., woman shown with her husband and two children, had advanced melanoma, a form of skin cancer. An experimental treatment cleared her cancer. Her health insurance covered the treatments because of requirements in the Affordable Care Act. Photo special to Forum News Service
Prospect of Republican health care bill stirs worries among ND patients who benefited under Obamacare
June 20, 2017 - 8:52pm
June 17, 2017
Cramer: Intensifying threats against lawmakers makes him wonder 'is it even worth it' to continue serving in Congress
June 17, 2017 - 3:55pm
June 15, 2017
Visitors walk by an United States Capitol police officer outside the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center on June 15, 2017 in Washington. Photo by Matt McClain-The Washington Post
Following shootout in Virginia, members of Congress push for greater security
June 15, 2017 - 12:49pm
May 25, 2017
President Donald Trump acknowledges House Speaker Paul Ryan (3rdL) as he gathers with Congressional Republicans in the Rose Garden of the White House after the House of Representatives approved the American Healthcare Act, to repeal major parts of Obamacare and replace it with the Republican healthcare plan, in Washington, U.S., May 4, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
How MN, ND members of Congress reacted to forecast on health care bill
May 25, 2017 - 7:56pm
May 9, 2017
Senator Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) speaks next to Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) at a news conference with a bipartisan group of senators on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S., to unveil a compromise proposal on gun control measures, June 21, 2016. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
Proposed Medicaid expansion rollback could impact 20K enrollees in ND
May 9, 2017 - 4:08pm
May 5, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump gathers with congressional Republicans in the Rose Garden of the White House after the House of Representatives approved the American Healthcare Act, to repeal major parts of Obamacare and replace it with the Republican healthcare plan, in Washington, U.S., May 4, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
ND health care industry restrained in response to GOP's Obamacare replacement
May 5, 2017 - 7:46pm
May 4, 2017
Five-thousand food products already use QR codes or Smart Labels. That number will jump to 34,000 by year-end. Special to Forum News Service
USDA in rulemaking phase for national biotech labeling
May 4, 2017 - 3:42pm
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