BISMARCK, N.D. (NOV. 5, 2021) – North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum will deliver his State of the State address to a special session of the 67th Legislative Assembly at 9:30 a.m. Monday in the House chamber of the State Capitol, 600 E. Boulevard Ave., Bismarck. The address will be livestreamed on the Legislature’s website at www.legis.nd.gov.
Burgum signed an executive order last week convening a special session of the Legislature on Nov. 8 to address legislative redistricting, statewide infrastructure and capital projects, natural gas infrastructure, statewide workforce programs, economic development opportunities, income tax relief and road, water and deferred maintenance needs.
Article V of the North Dakota Constitution states that the governor “shall present information on the condition of the state, together with any recommended legislation, to every regular and special session of the legislative assembly.”
NDGOP Applauds Governor Burgum and Republican Leaders for Coming Together for Special Legislative Session
BISMARCK – Today, Perrie Schafer, Chairman of the North Dakota Republican Party (“NDGOP”) issued the following statement in response to the special legislative session called by Governor Burgum and his alignment with Republican legislative leaders on priorities for investing federal ARPA funds:
“I want to thank Governor Burgum, House Majority Leader Chet Pollert, and Senate Majority Leader Rich Wardner for their outstanding work in coming together to address workforce needs, initiate the redistricting process in a fair way, and plan for one-time infrastructure investments and capital improvements without growing government.”
Burgum calls special session of Legislature to address redistricting, tax relief, infrastructure, other priorities
BISMARCK, N.D. (OCT. 29, 2021) – Gov. Doug Burgum today issued an executive order convening a special session of the North Dakota Legislature on Nov. 8 to address legislative redistricting, tax relief and strategic investments in infrastructure, workforce, economic development and other priorities.
Burgum statement on passing of decorated World War II veteran, former state legislator Lynn Aas of Minot
BISMARCK, N.D. (OCT. 29, 2021) – Gov. Doug Burgum released the following statement today regarding the passing of Lynn Aas of Minot, a former state legislator and decorated World War II veteran.
BISMARCK, N.D. (OCT. 29, 2021) – Gov. Doug Burgum today stressed his support for a legal challenge filed today on behalf of North Dakota and nine other states to the Biden administration’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate on federal contractors.