National Narrative

A recent poll released from Morning Consult indicated U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp has earned approval from 60% of North Dakota voters. The results place Heitkamp in the top seventeen regarding favorability of ...

The Executive Budget proposal released from President Trump demonstrates why Democrats need to refocus on the working class and rural America. Multiple analyses have shown the negative impacts of Trump’s ...

Following the awaited nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) assessment of the Republican healthcare plan, Speaker Paul Ryan was eager to show his excitement. Not long after, Rep. Kevin Cramer shared ...

The current healthcare replacement plan Congressional Republicans are ramming through will hurt working and older Americans on low incomes. Though we don’t have solid numbers from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget ...

The saga of Congressman Kevin Cramer’s “white pantsuit” debacle just won’t go away. Friday, Cramer again doubled down on his original comments in a Politico interview. Over the weekend, his ...

A funny thing happened on Capitol Hill today regarding legislation to replace Obamacare. U.S. Senator Rand Paul marched from the Senate over to the House of Representatives when he, “got ...

Last night President Trump held his first joint session of Congress. Many people have given his speech high marks because he sounded Presidential for the first time. Some pundits appreciated ...

(The following was submitted by Kevin Teigen in response to U.S. Senator John Hoeven’s support for Betsy DeVos to lead the Department of Education.) If you measure political success by ...

This week Roll Call ran two pieces on Congressman Kevin Cramer. The first article stated,  “North Dakota Republican Rep. Kevin Cramer held the most town halls among members of Congress in 2016 ...

(The following was submitted as a guest post by Perry Miller of Wahpeton, ND. Miller expands on a conversation we had when he was a guest on “Happy Hour in ...