Murphy’s Law #26

Tiling bills look like they are about to be resolved as the chairman of the House Ag committee has decided...

Murphy’s Law #25

This morning I sat in on the first conference committee of the session. Usually they last half an hour and...

Murphy’s Law #24

Late on Friday afternoon in House Appropriations, a motion was made by Representative Streyle to eliminate any reference to SBARE,...

Murphy’s Law #23

You may recall that the last couple of sessions the Legislature “bought back” 12 percent of county budgets to take...

Murphy’s Law #22

You may recall that the last couple of sessions the Legislature “bought back” 12 percent of county budgets to take...

Murphy’s Law #21

Discussions with the Water, Tax, Transportation and other Worlds have us coming to conclusions that will go to the floor...

Murphy’s Law #20

Yesterday was spent partly in Senate Finance and Tax as the committee worked on HB1361 which is about property tax...

Murphy’s Law #19

Big news. Today, upon the 5-0 Do Not Pass Recommendation of the Senate Agriculture Committee, the floor unanimously followed that...

Murphy’s Law #18

On Tuesday, the Grower’s board had a meeting in Fargo that touched on many issues including subcommittee meetings for a...

Murphy’s Law #17

Since I last blogged, Thursday and Friday happened. On Thursday, commodity groups lined up to testify against HB1282. It was...

Murphy’s Law #16

Monday saw two different discussions on water. One a noon meeting with a Bismarck geologist about nutrient management and how...

Murphy’s Law #15

This blog got delayed due to technical issues… OnThursday, March 2 there was a hearing for SB2047. This bill came...