MOVING ND FORWARD

When Gov. Doug Burgum and Lt. Gov. Brent Sanford took office North Dakota was facing major challenges: a massive budget deficit, out-of-state protestors and a stagnant economy.
 
Doug and Brent teamed to balance the budget, diversify the economy and revitalize North Dakota’s Main Streets.

TODAY

NORTH DAKOTA

Is THRIVING

More Jobs and Bigger Paychecks

$1 Billion Budget Shortfall Into a Surplus

Leading the Charge Against the Addiction Epidemic

Reduced Spending and Reformed Property Tax

REAL LEADERSHIP. REAL RESULTS.

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DIVERSIFY ECONOMY AND GROW JOBS

Today North Dakota is one of the fastest growing economies in the nation with rising wages.

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MAIN STREET INITIATIVE 

Using smart infrastructure, we are bringing renewed vibrancy to our towns to make North Dakota more attractive for entrepreneurs, job creators and young families. Now, North Dakota is one of the youngest states in America.

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REINVENT GOVERNMENT, REDUCE SPENDING AND REFORM PROPERTY TAXES 

Cut general fund spending by $1 billion, turning a shortfall into a surplus, and delivered $174 million in permanent property tax relief.

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DAKOTA ACCESS PIPELINE 

Achieved a peaceful resolution with out-of-state protestors and made sure the DAPL was completed.

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RECOVERY REINVENTED

First Lady Kathryn Burgum is leading Recovery Reinvented and transforming the lives of those who battle addiction by treating addiction like the disease it is.