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The North Dakota Democratic-NonPartisan League Party (Dem-NPL) is the North Dakota affiliate of the Democratic Party of the United States. This political organization is the outcome of a merger of two parties.


As amended by the Democratic-NPL Party Policy Committee, January 23, 2016.

Who do you trust?

September 21, 2017

The most important question when it comes to Graham-Cassidy   (BISMARCK, ND) – The health care system is complicated, but the question of who to trust when it comes to Republicans’ newest health care repeal bill is not:   On one side, in support of Graham-Cassidy, are North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven, Rep. Kevin Cramer and … Read More


September 20, 2017

That’s how many North Dakotans are estimated to lose health coverage under Graham-Cassidy.   (BISMARCK, ND) – 47,000 North Dakotans would lose health coverage under Republicans’ latest, last-ditch effort to pass a health care repeal bill, according to a new estimate by the Center for American Progress. Across the country, 32 million Americans would lose their coverage.   … Read More

11 ways Senator Heitkamp has fought to improve health care for North Dakotans and stabilize the insurance markets

September 19, 2017

(BISMARCK, ND) – As Washington Republicans twist arms to garner support for the unpopular Graham-Cassidy health care bill that would raise costs and rip coverage away from thousands of North Dakotans, Senator Heidi Heitkamp has urged both sides to come together on common-sense, bipartisan solutions to improve health coverage and stabilize the insurance markets. She has worked for … Read More

Hoeven ‘supportive’ of newest GOP repeal effort opposed by numerous national medical organizations

September 19, 2017

Campbell and Cramer remain silent – Where do they stand?      (BISMARCK, ND) – The Fargo Forum reported yesterday that U.S. Senator John Hoeven is “supportive” of the newest Republican health care repeal bill known as Graham-Cassidy. Hoeven’s support comes as no fewer than 18 national medical and patient organizations announced their opposition to the bill.   State … Read More

Latest GOP repeal bill slashes North Dakota’s Medicaid funding by $677 million

September 18, 2017

With access to health care for over 90,000 North Dakotans potentially impacted, where do Hoeven, Campbell & Cramer stand?    (BISMARCK, ND) – A new report from the nonpartisan Center for Budget and Policy Priorities shows that the latest Republican health care repeal bill – known as Cassidy-Graham-Heller – would reduce North Dakota’s Medicaid funding by $677 million … Read More

Silence from Cramer & Hoeven on atrocities in Charlottesville is deafening

August 14, 2017

(BISMARCK, ND) – Responding to the deadly white supremacist rally that occurred in Charlottesville, VA, over the weekend, Democratic-NPL Chairwoman Kylie Oversen issued the following statement: “This weekend, we witnessed horrific acts of hate, violence and terror perpetrated by white supremacists, white nationalists and neo-Nazis. This was terrorism, plain and simple, and it claimed American lives. … Read More