N.D.'s congressional delegation divided on how to fix debt
Published 07/02/2011, Grand Forks Herald
North Dakota’s congressional delegation — like the rest of Congress — at odds on best way to fix federal deficit crisis
North Dakota’s congressional delegation agrees the country needs a comprehensive plan to slash deficits and get a grip on the national debt to stave off the looming fiscal crisis. But Democratic Sen. Kent Conrad and Republicans Sen. John Hoeven and Rep. Rick Berg are just as divided as the rest of Congress when it comes to what should be included in that plan.