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Is There A Gender Wage Gap, Or Do Men And Women Just Make Different Choices?

Is There A Gender Wage Gap, Or Do Men And Women Just Make Different Choices?

During his State of the Union address, President Barack Obama promised action on the gender wage gap. “Today, women make up about half our workforce. But they still make 77 cents for every dollar a man earns,” he said. “That is wrong, and in 2014, it’s an embarrassment. A woman deserves equal pay for equal

Kevin Cramer Awaits Opponent With Nearly $300,000 In Campaign Cash

Rep.Kevin Cramer’s campaign committee just filed their 2013 year-end fundraising report. In the last quarter of 2013 Cramer netted $112,747.97 in contributions over $53,456.85 in expenses, ending the reporting period with $292,764.13 in cash on hand and under $2,000 in debt. Cycle-to-date, Cramer has raised a total $480,536.32. Compared to last cycle, according to Cramer’s

State Department Report: Keystone Pipeline Won’t Add To Carbon Emissions

Last year President Obama said he would only approve the Keystone XL pipeline project if it is found that it wouldn’t contribute to greenhouse gas emissions. “Allowing the Keystone pipeline to be built requires a finding that doing so would be in our nation’s interest,” he said. “And our national interest will be served only

Drones In North Dakota Make Big Headlines After Conviction

Farmer Rodney Brossart, whose case made big national headlines when the Nelson County Sheriff called in a US Border Patrol drone to help with his arrest, was convicted recently. Not for the original crime of cattle rustling which brought law enforcement to his doorstep but rather for his standoff with the cops. The conviction, like

New “Essential Air Service” Deals Will Cost Taxpayers Nearly $125k Per Week

New Essential Air Service deals have been announced for Devils Lake and Jamestown to much ballyhoo from North Dakota’s congressional delegation and the media. “This is an example of the way federal, state, and local officials can work together to deliver results to improve the lives of North Dakotans,” Senators Heitkamp and Hoeven, along with


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