We've had some version of the software from a third party vendor since 1999. We've been working on it for a long time and in the meantime, North Dakotans have had to pay time after time after time.
I can buy my hunting and fishing license online without an extra charge. I can renew my registration on my vehicles without an extra charge. Why should I have to pay extra to e-file my North Dakota taxes It's wrong, and it's old-fashioned.
I'm in fighting trim. I'm full of energy and optimism and I'm ready to take on this challenge.
That whole name recognition thing is huge. You need to get around the state as much as you can, giving people your card and shaking hands. I've been on the ballot once before so I'm hoping that's in the back of people's memory.
Property taxes have become an 800-pound gorilla on the back of North Dakota property owners and renters. Property taxes have become so out of balance that they threaten the ability of seniors to stay in their homes, and threaten the dream of home ownership for our young people and working families.