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Plain Talk With Rob Port

Apr 15, 2021

The rollout of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine has been paused across the nation. North Dakota is possessed of some of the highest rates of hesitance in the nation when it comes to COVID-19 vaccinations in general.

What does the pause mean for you?

How do we persuade people who are skeptical of any of the vaccines?

Molly...


Apr 14, 2021

Chad Oban is a long-time activist in North Dakota politics. He served as the executive director of the North Dakota Democratic-NPL and his wife, Erin Oban, is a state Senator from Bismarck.

On this episode of Plain Talk Live, Rob and Chad will talk about the rise of the Bastiat Caucus in North Dakota, the fight over...


Apr 13, 2021

A group calling itself Protect North Dakota’s Constitution held a press conference today announcing a ballot measure campaign aimed at making changes to North Dakota's constitution a bit harder.

Currently, outside of a greater number of signatures required on petitions for constitutional measures, it's as easy to...


Apr 12, 2021

Is North Dakota about to give the coal industry a handout?

That's what critics of pro-coal legislation in Bismarck are saying, but there's another side of the story. Power sources like wind and solar have enjoyed decades of political favoritism. From heavy production subsidies to outright mandate for their use,...


Apr 12, 2021

Rob and Jay talk about the officer-involved shooting in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, and the resulting protests.