Moving ND Forward
When Gov. Doug Burgum and Lt. Gov. Brent Sanford took office North Dakota was facing major challenges: a massive budget deficit, out-of-state protestors and a stagnant economy. Doug and Brent teamed to balance the budget, diversify the economy and revitalize North Dakota’s Main Streets.
TODAY, NORTH DAKOTA’S THRIVING.
– More Jobs and Bigger Paychecks
– $1 Billion Budget Shortfall Into a Surplus
– Leading the Charge Against the Addiction Epidemic
– Transformed and Improved Healthcare
REAL LEADERSHIP. REAL RESULTS.
DIVERSIFY ECONOMY AND GROW JOBS
Today North Dakota is one of the fastest growing economies in the nation with rising wages.
MAIN STREET INITIATIVE
Bringing renewed vibrancy to our towns, making North Dakota more attractive for entrepreneurs, job creators and young families. Now, North Dakota is one of the youngest states in America.
REINVENT GOVERNMENT, REDUCE SPENDING AND REFORM PROPERTY TAXES
Cut spending by $1 billion, turning a deficit into a surplus, and delivered $174 million in permanent property tax relief.
DAKOTA ACCESS PIPELINE
Overcame out-of-state protestors and made sure the DAPL was built.
PARTNERING WITH THE WHITE HOUSE
Gov. Burgum and North Dakota is working more closely with the White House than ever before.
IMPROVING HEALTHCARE AND REDUCING FRAUD
Implemented healthcare reforms that lower the cost of coverage and crack down on Medicaid fraud.
First Lady Kathryn Burgum is helping lead Recovery Reinvented, transforming the lives of those who battle addiction and treating addiction like the disease it is.