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  1. American Soybean Assn Challenges EPA On Its RFSI PrioritiesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Agri Marketing

    ... for 2014 until early in 2015. Speaking at the National Biodiesel Board Conference last week, former Senator Byron Dorgan said EPA's inability or unwillingness to set the 2014 RFS volume requirements demonstrated that there was "no minimum threshold ...

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  2. Iowa RFA "Ready to Roll" in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Domestic Fuel

    ... Missouri Governor Jay Nixon, who represented the Governors' Biofuels Coalition, former North Dakota Senator Byron Dorgan, and General Wesley Clark (Ret.), Chairman of Growth Energy. Also speaking was former Pennsylvania Senator and potential ...

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  3. EPA Official: Agency Is Working Hard On RFS, But Issue Is ComplexRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Agri Marketing

    ... that EPA's employees have been diligent on the issue, others speaking at the convention were not convinced. Byron Dorgan said he helped write the RFS during his 16 years as a Democratic senator from North Dakota, and he struggles to understand EPA's ...

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  4. Biodiesel Advocates to Fight for Renewable Fuels Policy in Washington, DCRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | PressReleasePoint

    ... lawmakers whom have played important roles in advancing biodiesel and renewable fuels policy, including Sen. Byron Dorgan (SD), Rep. Kenny Hulshof (MO) and Missouri Gov. Matt Blunt. Now President of the American Automotive Policy Council, Blunt ...

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  5. Legislative Discussion from NBBRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Domestic Fuel

    ... Anne Steckel, NBB, Vice President of Federal Affairs. Her session included a question and answer session with Byron Dorgan, a senior policy advisor, author, professor, and former Senator from North Dakota and Kenny Hulshof, Vice Chair for Public ...

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  6. Vote in the Democratic Shadow Primary Now: Support Elizabeth WarrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Baseline Scenario

    ... Warren's December 12, 2014, speech on the Senate floor . (The Restore Glass-Steagall idea was proposed by Byron Dorgan, former Democratic Senator from North Dakota; Senator Warren has also proposed bipartisan legislation along these lines.) Senator ...

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  7. Archaeologist donates Atari cartridge from dig to universityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Deseret News

    ... housing material associated with national figures such as former North Dakota politicians William Langer and Byron Dorgan, and documents related to the history of the Red River Valley, North Dakota and the university. The department also accepts ...

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  8. Key Hill cyber staffer heads to K StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | The Hill

    "We are confident his experience and insight into tech policy and security breaches will be a great resource to clients," said former Sen. Byron Dorgan , who co-chairs Arent Fox's government relations practice. Manning worked with staff to help oversee the Department of Homeland Security's cyber efforts, which include cyber workforce training, cyber education and defending the nation's critical infrastructure from cyberattacks.

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  9. Will North Dakota pass the Hinder Heidi Act?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 29 | Washington Examiner

    Sen. Heidi Heitkamp is the only thing North Dakota Democrats have going for them right now. A few years ago, Democrats held both U.S. Senate seats and the state's at-large congressional seat, but Byron Dorgan, Kent Conrad and Earl Pomeroy have all since cashed out to K Street.

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  10. From 2005: Andrea Larson on US and Cuba political disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Valley News Live

    ... Well, I don't want to give Fidel Castro any excuses. He's a dictator, and I'd like to see him gone" Senator Byron Dorgan said. The hotels in Cuba are, for the most part, off-limits to locals even if they have money to pay for a room. A tour guide ...

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  11. Fargo, ND, Mayor Known For Flood Fights Dies At 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... effort. Walaker was also known for making crest predictions that usually trumped the National Weather Service. Byron Dorgan, the former U.S. senator from North Dakota who was in office during three straight years of serious flooding in Fargo, called ...

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  12. Dennis Walaker, Fargo's 'flood mayor,' diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | CBC News

    ... who wanted to evacuate the city, which survived the high water thanks to a massive sandbagging effort. Byron Dorgan, the former U.S. senator from North Dakota who was in office during three straight years of serious flooding in Fargo, called Walaker ...

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  13. Fargo, ND, mayor known for flood fights dies at 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Crescent-News.com

    ... effort. Walaker was also known for making crest predictions that usually trumped the National Weather Service. Byron Dorgan, the former U.S. senator from North Dakota who was in office during three straight years of serious flooding in Fargo, called ...

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  14. Oil price swoon may be political boon for energy industryRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | Politico

    ... industry's efforts have helped overcome some of their internal division over the issue. Former Democratic Sen. Byron Dorgan of North Dakota, now a senior fellow at the Bipartisan Policy Center, agreed that permitting crude exports and speeding up ...

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  15. Oil extraction could empower tribe to new heightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The last couple of years have been a wild ride for David Williams ,CEO, Missouri River Resources and the MHA Nation as they embark into new frontiers within the energy industry. "In the last couple of years we went from a very basic start up company to now where we are working with industry on the reservation where we have about 50 wells with working interest that we participate in," Williams said.

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  16. Across the Region: Nov. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Minnesota Lawyer

    ... started - that this is an urgent problem that needs to be addressed," committee co-chair and former U.S. Sen. Byron Dorgan of North Dakota said during a teleconference. Based on the public input and research, the committee assessed the effects of ...

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  17. Report on tribal youth and violence urges actionRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Navajo Times

    The report released Tuesday by a U.S. Department of Justice advisory committee reflects information gathered at public hearings across the country in 2013 and 2014. The report's goal is to be a catalyst for action by Congress and the Obama administration, committee co-chair and former U.S. Sen. Byron Dorgan said in video teleconference.

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  18. American Indian, Alaska Native children suffer high rates Of PTSDRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... raised amid violence and who had seen the failures of state foster care and juvenile detention. Panel chairman Byron Dorgan, a former senator for North Dakota, says he was moved by an Alaskan survivor who said he was constantly told as a child he ...

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  19. Flawed debt and trade policies plague U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... inhibits trade - there are no quotas, tariffs or limits on foreign investment in U.S. manufacturing. Senators Byron Dorgan and Russell Feingold converted Mr. Buffett's proposal to a bill named the Balanced Trade Restoration Act. It was not enacted. ...

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  20. Report finds high violence rates among Alaska tribesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... started - that this is an urgent problem that needs to be addressed," committee co-chair and former U.S. Sen. Byron Dorgan of North Dakota said during a teleconference. Based on the public input and research, the committee assessed the effects of ...

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