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Koppelman: Special Session to address budget issues
This week, the North Dakota Legislature will hold a special session, called by the Governor, to make adjustments to the state budget. Special Legislative Sessions in our state are rare events, but when circumstances dictate, it is good to have the option. While most often, as in this...
August 3, 2016 - 6:53am
June 15, 2016
Justice reinvestment study is promising
You may have heard that our prisons and jails are full. That's largely true. The questions are "Why?" and "What (if anything) can we do about it?" The answers are complex and require a great deal of information, analysis and, ultimately, important public policy decisions. Two of...
June 15, 2016 - 7:53am
May 11, 2016
Koppelman appointed to chair of legislation committee
Republican state Rep. Kim Koppelman of West Fargo was appointed as chairman of the Suggested State Legislation Committee of the Council of State Governments, according to a news release issued by Koppelman's office. Koppelman was appointed by Sen. Beau McCoy of Nebraska. The committee...
May 11, 2016 - 3:23pm
February 16, 2016
Koppelman named to advisory board
State Rep. Kim Koppelman, R-West Fargo, has been named to the advisory board of the National Center for Interstate Compacts. The group, with headquarters in Lexington, Ky., works with states and helps them collaborate on important issues. Koppelman is chairman of the North Dakota...
February 16, 2016 - 5:04pm
November 18, 2015
Koppelman: Legislative efforts addressing issues in justice system
West Fargo Police Chief Michael Reitan should be complimented for his comprehensive, fact-based column in the Nov. 4 Pioneer about what North Dakota is doing to address prison crowding. It’s a topic that has attracted a fair amount of recent attention. That’s good and a thorough...
November 18, 2015 - 3:07pm
November 4, 2015
Koppelman receives award from Bar Association
The State Bar Association of North Dakota presented its 2015 Legislative Service Award to Rep. Kim Koppelman of West Fargo. The award recognizes the legislative involvement of individuals who have served at the state or federal level for several years, have a commitment to serving...
November 4, 2015 - 12:53am
September 23, 2015
Koppelman named vice chair of SSLC
Rep. Kim Koppelman, R-West Fargo, has named vice chairman of the Suggested State Legislation Committee of the Council of State Governments. The Council of State Governments publishes suggested state legislation,often focusing upon major trending issues states face. The committee...
September 23, 2015 - 9:21am
May 27, 2015
Koppelman: Legislators close out session with important work
One of the most important functions of state government is passing and enforcing the laws that keep us all safe. Crafting laws against criminal activity is the job of the Legislature. When that is complete, enforcing them becomes the job of law enforcement officials, while prosecuting...
May 27, 2015 - 10:25am
April 21, 2015
Koppelman: "Laws and Sausage"
There is an old saying that "those who like laws and sausage shouldn't watch either being made." These words never ring more true than in the closing days of a Legislative session. Each session's final weeks are marked by final work and rapid changes in various pieces of legislation....
April 21, 2015 - 4:51pm
March 25, 2015
Koppelman: More fiscal caution this ND session
The North Dakota legislative session is well into its second phase, during which each chamber considers bills that have passed the other, and is rapidly moving toward its final phase, which is dominated by conference committees, where legislators work to resolve differences between...
March 25, 2015 - 3:49am
December 24, 2014
Committee assignments made for ND Legislature
Committee assignments were made during an organizational session for the North Dakota Legislature. Sen. Judy Lee, R-District 13, will chair the Senate Human Services Committee and will serve on the Senate Political Subdivisions Committee. Rep. Kim Koppelman, R-District 13, will...
December 24, 2014 - 10:17am
January 18, 2012
Like father, like son
A son to a current District 13 representative has thrown his hat into the political ring for one of North Dakota's newest districts. West Fargo...
January 18, 2012 - 12:00am
December 7, 2011
Koppelman announces campaign for Congress
December 7, 2011 - 12:00am
October 12, 2011
Koppelman receives Champion Award from N.D. Family Alliance
Rep. Kim Koppelman has received the Champion Award from the North Dakota Family Alliance. The Award recognized Koppelman's legislative service...
October 12, 2011 - 12:00am
September 15, 2010
Legislative Report District 13
States are currently considering a new level of cooperation in getting electric power from where it's generated to where it's used - the possibility of an Interstate Compact on Electric Transmission. This could be a key to North Dakota's energy future. It's no secret that North...
September 15, 2010 - 12:00am