Minot Daily Newshttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/category.detail/nav/5618/Community Columnistsen-usFri, 24 Jun 2016 18:01:57 EDTFri, 24 Jun 2016 18:01:57 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssBuilding an even better North Dakotahttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/634874.htmlAs you know, next Tuesday is the primary election.Sat, 11 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTIn support of the economyhttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/634762.htmlThe health and vitality of North Dakota's energy industry are essential to our state's economic future.Wed, 8 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTMeasure 1 is about the soul of North Dakotahttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/634763.htmlEach year in nearly every part of the country, swaths of farmland are turned over as yet another family farm is pushed out by tightening profit margins, rigged markets and the ever-constricting power of a few corporations.Wed, 8 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTWorking to build permanent flood protection for the Minot regionhttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/634529.htmlThis week, I joined Minot and Ward County community leaders at a dedication ceremony for two new affordable housing projects, the Burlington Willows Townhomes in the city of Burlington and the Cook's Court Apartments for seniors in the city of Minot.Thu, 2 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTNorth Dakota workers deserve the pensions they earnedhttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/633349.htmlImagine this. You worked your entire life in a job that enables you and your family to get by while providing a solid pension so you can retire with dignity.Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT