Public Records Show Democratic Legislative Candidate Was Dismissed From UND for Having Romantic Relationship With a Student


MINOT, N.D. — Jacqueline “Jackie” Hoffarth is a social worker and Democratic candidate from Grand Forks running for the North Dakota House of Representatives in District 18.

She was also at the center of controversy at the University of North Dakota over a relationship with a student while a member of the faculty there.

Unfortunately, previous efforts to shed light on that situation have been unfruitful, but I have obtained public records from UND, which give a clearer picture of what happened.

In early February, the Grand Forks Herald attempted to report on this situation, but Hoffarth stonewalled them.

She initially refused to return calls for comment.

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