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Report on tribal youth and violence urges action

...started - that this is an urgent problem that needs to be addressed," committee co-chair and former U.S. Sen. Byron Dorgan of North Dakota said during a teleconference.Based on the public input and research, the committee assessed the effects...
Murkowski pushes to open ANWR at hearing

...should move on. "I hope we don't get caught up dancing on the head of this pin called ANWR," North Dakota Democrat Byron Dorgan said Thursday. "Frankly, ANWR is not going to happen in this Congress. There is so much more we can do." Murkowski...
Committee focuses on rapes of Indian and Alaska Native women

...jurisdiction; the remoteness of some Indian communities; and social factors, such as poverty and alcoholism. Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., chairman of the committee, said a Sioux reservation in his state has four police officers patrolling...
Federal airport security costs high in Alaska establish approximately 150 temporary assessment centers," the report said. Sens. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., and Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., asked for an investigation in 2003 when they heard that 20 TSA recruiters set up shop for seven weeks...
Let's learn what caused this crisis

...will be restored only when we have investigated, analyzed and fixed the things that caused today's economic crisis. Byron Dorgan is a Democratic senator from North Dakota. John McCain is a Republican senator from Arizona.
Sen. Begich meets with Obama at White House

...economy and supports thousands of jobs. Also attending the meeting were White House budget chief Peter Orszag and Sens. Byron Dorgan of North Dakota, Blanche Lincoln of Arkansas and Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire.
Several Democrats are worth hearing

...Dakota Democrat, called the push for the public option "a wasted effort" because the votes aren't there. Sen. Byron Dorgan, also a North Dakota Democrat, agrees: "I've indicated I won't vote for a bill that's a government takeover...
The more things change the more they stay the same

...resources for suicide prevention on Indian reservations is an action that should have happened 20 years ago. Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., who authored the bill said, "What's happening out there is devastating." The bill would "encourage...
Life's purpose? Living.

...a national level. She is a youth board member for the Center for Native American Youth, created by former Senator Byron Dorgan, a policy program within the Aspen Institute, with a goal of bringing attention to issues facing Native American youth...
Senate panel blocks directional drilling in ANWR limits to energy development until 2022. But the Energy panel on Tuesday approved a provision offered by Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., that would end the drilling ban across most of the eastern Gulf waters, including in an area known...


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