Archive for the 'North Dakota' Category

Conrad Plays It Safe

Monday, January 30th, 2006

Hours after the release of a Rasmussen poll showing that he is perhaps a little more vulnerable than previously thought, Sen. Kent Conrad annouced that he will vote in favor of the confirmation of Judge Alito.  Conrad’s decision is politically prudent.  The potential A-list challengers, Gov. Hoeven and former Gov. Schaefer, decided not to run, […]

Can you sit over there so we can talk about you?

Tuesday, February 8th, 2005

In what had to be an at least somewhat awkward situation, the President spent some time recruiting this weekend. During a flight with Gov. Hoeven and Sen. Conrad of North Dakota, the President spoke with Hoeven about challenging Conrad next year. In 2004, North Dakota feel into the category of missed opportunities with Nevada and […]