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Senate Bill Aims to Fix IRS Farm Equipment Expense Change
United States Senators John Hoeven, R-N.D., and Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., have introduced a bill to modify new IRS rules they say make it too difficult for family farmers and small business owners to deduct equipment repair and supply expenses.
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Keystone XL Allies Revive Congressional Effort to Bypass Obama
The Obama administration's latest Keystone XL delay is having an unintended consequence: the revival of the effort in Congress to circumvent the White House by forcing approval of the project.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
FAA head visits ND airport strained by oil boom
North Dakota state and local officials hosted the head of the Federal Aviation Administration in Williston on Monday to push their case for federal assistance and funding for infrastructure development at several airports strained by the state's oil boom.
Valley News Live
North Dakota First In Nation To Fly UAS Test Flights
North Dakota's Congressional delegation along with state and local official gave the F-A-A's top mana the full, UND Aerospace tour.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Keystone Pipeline Fate Now in Hands of Nebraskan Jurists
The focus of the Keystone XL debate has shifted from a fierce lobbying war in Washington to Lincoln, Nebraska , where the state Supreme Court has been asked to weigh a legal challenge to the pipeline.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
LNG answer to European energy woes, Hoeven says
The United States can help allay European energy security fears by making more liquefied natural gas available, U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., said from Oslo.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
U.S. extends Keystone XL comment period, delaying ...
The U.S. State Department announced on Friday it is extending the government comment period on the Keystone XL pipeline, a move that likely postpones a final decision on the controversial project until after the November 4 mid-term elections.
Air Force Times
As tension with Russia flares, U.S. senators meet with Marines in Baltics
U.S. Marines assigned to the Black Sea Rotational Force, based at Mihail Kogalniceanu air base in Romania, wrapped up a 10-day exercise called Summer Shield with Latvian, Lithuanian and Estonian troops on April 17. Two days prior, Sens. John McCain, R-Ariz.; John Barrasso, R-Wyo.; and John Hoeven, R-N.D., showed up to observe some of the training.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Drivers Privacy Act Now Includes Motorcycles
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City Paper's Baltics Worldwide
Grybauskaite and U.S. Senators discussed European security
President of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaite met with U.S. Republican Senators John McCain, John Barrasso and John Hoeven.
Minot Daily News
Student exhibition winners announced at Taube
The Taube Museum of will host the opening of the annual North Dakota Juried Art Show from April 8-May 2. There are 669 pieces of student art from across the state of North Dakota on display.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Committee leaders head to Ukraine, plan energy talks
The leaders of the House Foreign Affairs Committee will travel to Ukraine next week amid signs that tension with Russia is increasing.
Capitol Dome damage is so bad, 'We're going to lose it,' warns senator
A four-foot tall "baby" on the House side of the U.S. Capitol shows the years of damage a... Lawmakers are rallying around the 150-year-old U.S. Capitol Dome, weather-whipped and torn open by acid rain, worried that if an 11th-hour restoration isn't fully funded, its most important traits could be lost forever.
Senators Concerned Plan to Reduce Methane Emissions Will Hurt Ag
It wasn't long ago when aggies concerned about rumors of EPA regulation of methane from cows through a so-called 'cow tax' were the butt of jokes in some circles.
The Town Talk
Another View: Expedite relief on cost of flood insurance
U.S. Sens. David Vitter, R-La., Thad Cochran, R-Miss., and John Hoeven, R-N.D., co-authored a letter Thursday to FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate asking him to explain why property owners are still paying high insurance rates despite the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Rail companies to report fertilizer delivery plans
The Surface Transportation Board's decision Tuesday comes in response to a hearing it held last week on recent service problems in the nation's rail network.
Car and Driver
Federal Legislation Introduced to Limit Access to Data from Vehicle Black Boxes
Two U.S. senators want to protect drivers from having their car's "black box" data accessed by insurance companies or other prying eyes who might use its data against them.
McCain, Hoeven push US natural gas in Norway
Sens. John Hoeven and John McCain met with energy officials and senior oil executives in Norway, a top producer of oil and natural gas.
The Baltic Times
McCain: full U.S. support for allies - The Baltic Times
If every nation of the world would behave as Russia does, in invading, or threatening to invade another country in order to protect Russian-speakers, we would have endless conflict around the globe, said U.S. Senator John McCain at a press conference today, April 15, in Riga.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Hoeven: BNSF pledges to speed fertilizer delivery
Sen. John Hoeven says BNSF Railway Co. has promised to add more trains to ensure timely delivery of fertilizer for spring planting.