Tag Archives: Greater North Dakota Chamber

Greater North Dakota Chamber advocates for pipelines

By Andy Peterson, President & CEO, Greater North Dakota Chamber  The Greater North Dakota Chamber has been long interested in transportation. We’re not experts in transportation per se, but we know enough to say that one cannot make a living without getting his or her goods or services to market…

Preserving our state’s resources

By Jon Godfread, vice president for government affairs, Greater North Dakota Chamber As North Dakotans representing North Dakota businesses, we care deeply about the conservation of our state. With so many of our leading industries dependent upon the state’s abundant natural resources, caring for our “bread & butter” couldn’t be…

Business community lines up against Clean Water, Wildlife, and Parks Constitutional Amendment

Greater North Dakota Chamber explains Why is the business community lining up against the Clean Water, Wildlife, and Parks Constitutional Amendment? The Greater North Dakota Chamber is opposed to the Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks (CWWPA) Constitutional Measure.  At first glance, you may wonder why, considering there’s potentially billions of…

How North Dakota got it right (and how other states can, too!)

By Mark Anderson, CEO, Mainstream Investors, LLC As North Dakota entered the last decade of the 20th century, it found itself near the bottom of nearly every economic metric measured, save agriculture.  Each year, it was a net exporter of people, and with a total population of just 638,800 statewide,…