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Plain Talk With Rob Port

Jan 31, 2019

On this episode of Plain Talk, state Rep. Tom Beadle talks about his bill - one of two before the Legislature in Bismarck - to legalize sports betting in North Dakota. His would be restricted to professional sports. The other, introduced by Rep. Jason Dockter, would also include amateur sports like collegiate athletics...


Jan 30, 2019

Ag Week publisher Katie Pinke talks about North Dakota's corporate farming ban. A bill before the Legislature would widen the ban to let second cousins farm or ranch together, but should it really take an act of the Legislature for you to farm with your second cousin?

Also, there is an effort to water down North...


Jan 29, 2019

RNC National Spokesperson Kayleigh McEnany joins Rob to explain what the government shutdown did and did not accomplish, whether President Trump lost his leverage by re-opening the government, and the politics around the State of the Union address.

Also Rob talks about North Dakota state agencies trying to kill bills...


Jan 28, 2019

Audio from Rob's weekly appearance on the Jay Thomas Show, airing on WDAY AM970 in Fargo.


Jan 28, 2019

If the "red flag" law proposed by state Rep. Karla Rose Hanson (D-Fargo) is used against your gun rights, who pays for your lawyer? Also if such a wide open process can be used to deem people dangerous, and remove their gun rights, do we scare people (like veterans, for instance) from getting treatment for maladies...