April Fairfield Urges Voters to Vote No on Constitutional Measure 1

Secretary of State candidate calls Constitutional Measure 1 “an unnecessary limitation” on North Dakotans’ democratic rights and principles.

(BISMARCK, ND – May 28, 2014) – Secretary of State candidate April Fairfield urged voters to vote against Measure 1 in the upcoming June 10th primary. Measure 1 is a proposed constitutional amendment that moves the filing deadline for initiated measures from 90 to 120 days before an election. Fairfield says that the measure is unnecessary limitation on North Dakotans’ right to self-determination through initiated measure.

“North Dakota has …

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Poll: Agriculture Commissioner’s Race is Tied

Ryan Taylor leads by double-digits in oil producing areas, gets 17% support from Republicans. Poll conducted by same pollster who accurately predicted Sen. Heitkamp’s election.

(BISMARCK, ND – May 20, 2014) – The North Dakota Democratic-NPL Party released new poll numbers today showing the race for North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner tied.

The poll finds North Dakota Democratic-NPL candidate Ryan Taylor and incumbent Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring tied, with each garnering 36% support with a large number of voters undecided. The poll was conducted by The Mellman Group, …

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Agriculture Commissioner Candidate Ryan Taylor calls for more debates

(FARGO, ND) — Agriculture Commissioner candidate Ryan Taylor announced today that he is calling on his opponent to take part in a dozen debates over the next six months. The two candidates took part in a debate hosted by the North Dakota Newspaper Association on May 1. Goehring has not yet agreed to take part in any further debates.

“The level of interest generated by the first debate shows that voters want to hear from their candidates for ag commissioner,” said Taylor.

“North Dakotans deserve a public …

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