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Public Policy Tipoffs Involving North Dakota Newsletter for Sunday May 24, 2020 ( 3 items )  

Grow America's Infrastructure Now Coalition Issues Statement on Anti-Dakota Access Pipeline Brief
WASHINGTON, May 21 -- Grow America's Infrastructure Now Coalition issued the following statement by spokesman Craig Stevens: Three dozen House and Senate Democrats filed an amicus brief urging the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to halt operations of the Dakota Access crude oil pipeline after a federal judge ruled in March the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers must conduct additional environmental review on the pipeline. The brief comes after a series of filings from federal regulat  more

National Association of State Departments of Agriculture: Farming Support to States Act Responds to Unmet Need of Agriculture
ARLINGTON, Virginia, May 21 -- The National Association of State Departments of Agriculture issued the following news release: U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Susan Collins (R-ME) and Angus King (I-ME) along with Representatives Xochitl Torres Small (D-NM) and Dusty Johnson (R-SD) introduced the Farming Support to States Act, to provide state departments of agriculture with access to immediate, flexible funding to aid in responding to urgent and emerging issues in the food and agriculture s  more

Sanford Health: Music Therapy a Calling for Sanford Health's Anna Mitchell
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota, May 19 -- Sanford Health issued the following news: To see someone playing a guitar with gloves on is an odd part of the pandemic-era routine at a hospital, but Sanford Health's Anna Mitchell has taken on the challenge of administering music therapy during this difficult time with enthusiasm and good humor. As a certified music therapist with Sanford Medical Center Fargo (North Dakota), Mitchell's time is filled with getting to know new people and, in many cases, get  more