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  1. What We Stand For in Twelve WordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Daily Kos

    ... little about those. They "know"A A instead about political generalities. A few years ago, former U.S. Senator Byron Dorgan (D-ND) explained the conservative stereotype to a New York Times reporter: I can describe, and I've always been able to ...

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  2. Celebs, politicos team up to test public's knowledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Hill

    Hollywood stars are teaming up with former lawmakers to put Americans' political knowledge to the test ahead of the midterm elections. Singer and songwriter Graham Nash, "E.R." actor Noah Wyle, former Sen. Olympia Snowe , Bill Nye "The Science Guy," former Agriculture Secretary Dan Glickman, actress Fran Drescher, "Desperate Housewives" star Marcia Cross, former Sen. Byron Dorgan , and actress Judith Light are among the eclectic group of entertainers and politicians hosting a series of interactive political quizzes on Answers.com.

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  3. Poll: Democratic challenger in striking distance of incumbent in NJ's 5th districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Item

    ... as an aide to Gov. Jim McGreevey, for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, and in the office of Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D. Through Sept. 30, Cho has raised $941,000 and had $303,000 in cash on hand, according to his campaign. Garrett, a ...

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  4. HOH: Larry Pressler for D.C. Mayor?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Roll Call

    ... not seriously considering it." "Holy cow! That's my reaction. Holy Cow! That says it all," said former Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D. "That's self-explanatory. Holy cow, exclamation point." Former Sen. Olympia J. Snowe, R-Maine, was on board. ...

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  5. Senate flip would spark onslaught against Obama policiesRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | The Westerner

    ... "Those three agencies are really important and a significant part of the president's agenda," said former Sen. Byron Dorgan (D-N.D.), a longtime member of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee. "If the Republicans take over the Senate, there ...

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  6. Congress needs new faces, 5th District challenger saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... Georgetown University Law Center in 2009. Cho's government experience includes working for former U.S. Sen. Byron Dorgan of North Dakota, former Gov. James McGreevey and the Port Authority. For the last five years, Cho has worked as a mergers and ...

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  7. Hillary & Gramm-Leach-Bliley ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | Daily Kos

    ... the new law had such a chorus of bipartisan support that it passed the Senate 90-8, with then Senator Byron Dorgan of North Dakota being one of the few senators who raised a red flag against it. After numerous attempts to repeal Glass-Steagall ...

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  8. President Obama's Delayed Action on Immigration Is Part of a Long PatternRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Cato Institute

    ... amendment that killed immigration reform in 2007. His vote for the Dorgan amendment, named after then-Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D, gutted a portion of the bill and Republican support for the proposal along with it. The poison pill amendment passed 49 ...

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  9. Senate GOP Bets on Jeff Larson to Help Ride to Majority in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Roll Call

    ... wife, who was working for congressional candidate Kent Jones, on the job. And after Jones lost to Democrat Byron Dorgan, he hired Larson as marketing director at the state's Department of Agriculture. It didn't take long before Larson got back onto ...

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  10. Enough with 'Free Trade'Read the original story

    Aug 24, 2014 | American Thinker

    ... that we export. This would bring back millions of manufacturing jobs. In 2006, two members of Congress, Senator Byron Dorgan and Senator Russ Feingold, introduced a " Balanced Trade " bill, but it died for lack of interest. In 2010, Paul Craig ...

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  11. NCAA's unfavorable rulings may prod CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | CBS Sports

    ... The NCAA's lobbyists include Elizabeth Gore, who was chief of staff and legislative director to former Sen. Byron Dorgan (D-N.D.); Marc Lampkin, who advertises that he was named one of the Hill's top 50 lobbyists and works closely with House Speaker ...

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  12. Rethinking a medical systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Ridenbaugh Press

    ... Affairs Committee. So his call for improving the agency is worth considering. Then again, when former Sen. Byron Dorgan (D-ND) was chairman of the same committee, he also held hearings and published a report about the poor management record at IHS. ...

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  13. Tribal, National, and State Leaders Convene to Develop Strategy for...Read the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Bailey, executive director of the Center for Native American Youth at the Aspen Institute. "Former US Senator Byron Dorgan who created our organization has long worked with the Spirit Lake Tribe." Spirit Lake Dakota Nation is a federally recognized ...

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  14. Craig to Data Transparency Coalition - Faculjak takes the reins at...Read the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | Politico

    ... Strategies - now H&K Strategies - as a consultant. She's also done stints in communications for former Sen. Byron Dorgan and ex-Rep. Earl Pomeroy (ND). She's got cross-border political experience - having done communications for numerous U.S. ...

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  15. Senate GOP Bets on Jeff Larson to Help Ride to Majority in 2014Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Roll Call

    ... wife, who was working for congressional candidate Kent Jones, on the job. And after Jones lost to Democrat Byron Dorgan, he hired Larson as marketing director at the state's Department of Agriculture. It didn't take long before Larson got back onto ...

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  16. Why Is the Media Ignoring Hillary Clinton?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | Roll Call

    ... or even addressed. We all have our favorite memories involving Hillary. For me, it was the time then-Sen. Byron Dorgan of North Dakota, who chaired the Democratic Policy Committee, invited me (and Charlie Cook) to speak at a lunch that was attended ...

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  17. TV listings: Weekend of June 28-29Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... the skillful camera work. Sunday talk shows: "Platts Energy Week" (WUSA at 8 a.m.) interviews former senator Byron Dorgan (D-N.D.) ; "BioCentury This Week" (WUSA at 8:30) features AARP's Charlotte Yeh; "Fox News Sunday" (Fox at 9) hosts Rep. Bob ...

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  18. Ignorance of an Economic MiracleRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | VoluntaryXchange

    ... 't been to North Dakota since the 2008 campaign, and rarely mentions the state. Very liberal Democratic Senator Byron Dorgan can't even get him to visit :

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  19. D.C.'s Bipartisanship Shop Has Names, But Needs More VictoriesRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | US News & World Report

    ... D-Kan., got involved. It's been a huge draw for former senators, especially those in leadership, including Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., and former Majority Leaders Trent Lott, R-Miss., and Bill Frist, R-Tenn. Retired General Charles "Chuck" Wald, who now ...

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  20. Will liberal talk show host Ed Schultz be the next Senator from North Dakota?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Will MSNBC's liberal firebrand, Ed Schultz , become North Dakota's newest member of the U.S. Senate? House Minority Leader Merle Boucher hopes so, according to Schultz, who said Boucher asked him to consider replacing the retiring Democratic Senator Byron Dorgan .

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