UND ECONOMIST DAVID FLYNN: Economic Diversity, Manufacturing, The Middle Class And Mixed Used Development Downtown

Professor David Flynn, the Chair of UND’s Economics & Finance Department joined MacTalk and Mike McNamara, and spoke of his concern for economic diversity in the region “essentially, a lot of the eggs are in a very few baskets, petroleum and the businesses that support it and ag and the businesses that support it.”  Flynn…
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THOUGHTS On REPLACING The AFFORDABLE CARE ACT: Byron Dorgan

Former North Dakota Senator Byron Dorgan joined Mike McNamara yesterday on MacTalk to share his ideas about The Trump Administration, the Affordable Care Act and our Nation’s nuclear agreements. Dorgan also voiced concern for a national political climate where “compromise is the lubricant that makes democracy work,” yet “compromise is a four letter word these…
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MKE JACOBS: Journalism, ND State Politics And The Future Of Grand Forks

MIKE JACOBS, the former Editor and Publisher of the Grand Forks Herald joins MacTalk for an hour discussion on journalism, North Dakota State politics and the future of Grand Forks. ALWAYS an interesting guest. AND, although Mike loves Grand Forks he’s “pessimistic” about the short-term future of the City; find out why an informed man…
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