GNDC Agenda - EP009 - End of the ND Legislative Session

April 28, 2017

GNDC Agenda - EP008 - Top of the Eighth

March 30, 2017

Host : Jason Matthews, GNDC Communications

With Guests : Brent Bogar, GNDC Lobbyist and Andy Peterson, GNDC President and CEO

Jason, Brent and Andy review the 2017 ND Legislative session.

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GNDC Agenda - EP008 - Top of the Eighth

March 30, 2017

Host : Jason Matthews, GNDC Communications

With Guest : Brent Bogar, GNDC Lobbyist

Guest host Jason Matthews talks with Brent Bogar on how the final days of the North Dakota Legislative session is shaping up, the challenges that still lie ahead, and what surprises might be waiting to emerge.

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GNDC Agenda - EP007 - The North Dakota Legislative Crossover

February 22, 2017

Host : Andy Peterson, GNDC President and CEO

With Guest : Brent Bogar, GNDC Lobbyist

Andy and Brent from the Greater North Dakota Chamber talk about the first half of the North Dakota Legislative session so far, and what can be expected going into the second half of the scheduled session.

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GNDC Agenda - EP006 - Ron Storey of MCI on Manufacturing Day at the North Dakota State Capital

February 15, 2017

Host : Andy Peterson, GNDC President and CEO

Guest : Ron Storey from Motor Coach Industries (MCI)

 

Andy Peterson and guest Ron Storey of MCI talk about their manufacturing and assembly plant in Pembina, ND.

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GNDC Agenda - EP005 - Visitors to the Capital

February 9, 2017

Host : Andy Peterson, GNDC President and CEO

The North Dakota legislative body is in full session and visitors are coming to Bismarck to take part in the process.  

On today's GNDC Agenda Andy Peterson interviews Craig Whitney, President/CEO of The Chamber in Fargo, West Fargo and Moorhead, and Janna Lutz from the Williston Area Chamber of Commerce. Both are hosting groups in Bismarck this week.

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GNDC Agenda - EP004 - ND Legislative Update for 2/2/17

February 2, 2017

Host : Andy Peterson, GNDC President and CEO

The GNDC was active in several proposed bills this week, including:

  • Insurance for Autism
  • Raising the North Dakota Minimum Wage
  • Education Savings Accounts
  • Wind Tax Bills
  • Sexual Orientation 
  • Refugee Absorbtion Capacity
  • Reform Initiaitive for the Measure Process

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GNDC Agenda - EP003 - Sunday Blue Laws, Electronic Unemployment Payments and Other Current Issues

January 26, 2017

Host : Andy Peterson, GNDC President and CEO

The GNDC was active in several proposed bills this week, including:

  • HB 1163 : Changing, or eliminating the Sunday opening, or "blue" laws in North Dakota to allow businesses to choose whether or not to be open at certain times of the day.
  • HB 1296 : Electronic payments of unemployment benefits
  • HB 1333 & SB 2152 : Confidentiality of job applications for Higher Education or other senior state positions.
  • HB 1028 : Sales tax exemption for wind farms.

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GNDC Agenda - EP002 - Representative George Keiser Discusses WSI

January 19, 2017
 

Host : Andy Peterson, GNDC President and CEO

With Guest : Representative George Keiser

We discuss the benefits of North Dakota's Workforce Safety & Insurance with Representative George Keiser. 

 

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GNDC Agenda - EP001 - 2017 North Dakota Legislative Session Kickoff

January 12, 2017

Host : Andy Peterson, GNDC President and CEO

With Guest : Brent Bogar, GNDC Lobbyist

Welcome to the intial episode of the GNDC Agenda Podcast!

In this episode, we discuss some proposed legislation in the 2017 Legislative Session that could potentially affect businesses in the region.

Some of the topics discussed by Andy and Brent include : 

  • What to expect in the 2017 session
  • Anticipated budget from Governor Burgum
  • Tax incentives and benefits
  • Wage bills
  • Open carry
  • K-12 and higher education issues
  • Predictions on the legislative affects on businesses

 

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