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2011-01-05 08:36:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading Authorities, Inc. is pleased to announce exclusive representation of Senator Byron Dorgan (D-ND) for lectures. He will discuss the current political environment, energy policy, and America's economic outlook. "Senator Dorgan," said Mark French, president of Leading Authorities, "has devoted his career to fighting for the interests of rural America. We look forward to the expertise he can bring audiences on topics such as agricultural...

2009-12-10 17:22:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the senior advocacy group RetireSafe notified the Senate in letter that they will key vote Senator Dorgan's Importation Amendment SA 2793. RetireSafe President Thair Phillips said, "Senator Dorgan's importation amendment is poised to open our borders, allowing our safe, closed drug system to be breached, and our health to be endangered. RetireSafe and their more than 400,000 supporters will be watching closely the vote on this...

2009-12-04 10:11:00

Opposes use of imported drugs often stored in tin cans and car trunks WASHINGTON, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the senior advocacy group RetireSafe urged the Senate to defeat the Dorgan Importation plan encompassed in SA 2793. RetireSafe President Thair Phillips said, "Senator Dorgan's importation amendment is poised to open our borders, allowing our safe, closed drug system to be breached, and our health to be endangered. We could soon be getting drugs that were stored in...

2008-09-12 18:00:24

The University of North Dakota is sharing in a contract to train air traffic controllers. The Federal Aviation Administration has awarded the 10-year, $437 million training contract to Raytheon Co. Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., says Raytheon, a defense and aerospace company, wants to team up with the University of North Dakota aerospace school. Dorgan says it shows that investments made in UND's aviation program are paying off. - Associated Press (c) 2008 Bismarck Tribune. Provided by...

2008-06-13 18:00:33

Sen. Byron Dorgan says the federal government has found three doctors who will be sent to relieve a shortage at the Belcourt hospital. Dorgan said officials at Quentin Burdick Memorial Hospital told him last week they would have to suspend services with just a few days' notice. That would force patients to go to Devils Lake or Minot. Dorgan, D-N.D., said the director of the Indian Health Service, Robert McSwain, agreed to take emergency action to get more doctors to Belcourt and to make...


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