Author Archives: Rob Port

Plain Talk: ‘People want to know more about their elections. And rightfully so’

Plain Talk: ‘People want to know more about their elections. And rightfully so’

MINOT, N.D. — We live in a political environment where it seems everyone is trying to undermine the public’s trust in our election laws. From the right are baseless claims that the 2020 election was stolen. From the left are claims, such as the one made by Democratic secretary of state candidate Jeffrey Powell , that when

Don’t feed the trolls, Drew

MINOT, N.D. — Our attorney general, Drew Wrigley, got into a Twitter tussle with some random troll after said troll disparaged one of his children. Wrigley had posted about his daughter, Quinn, getting an internship in Sen. John Hoeven’s office. Continue reading…

Former staffer for Gov. Burgum texts mocking messages to Bastiat legislative candidate

MINOT, N.D. — The Republican legislative primaries here in North Dakota are not just a heated competition between warring philosophies — traditional conservative Republicans versus a new breed of Trumpy culture warrior populists loosely affiliated with the Bastiat Caucus in the Legislature — but they’ve gotten deeply personal as well. Ryan Eckroth is a part

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