MANDAN, N.D. - Senator John Hoeven issued the following statement in observance of Memorial Day, honoring those servicemembers who lost their lives in defense of the nation. Today, Hoeven addressed the Memorial Day Ceremony at the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery (NDVC) and helped break ground on the cemetery's new columbarium. "Memorial Day provides us with a renewed opportunity to come together as a nation to remember and honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice so that we may continue to li… Continue Reading


Hoeven: Fargo Receives $2 Million EPA Grant For Redevelopment of Lashkowitz High Rise

FARGO, N.D. - Senator John Hoeven today announced that he has helped secure a $2 million grant from the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Brownfields Cleanup Grant program to support the redevelopment of the Lashkowitz High Rise in Fargo. Hoeven made the announcement along with local leaders, including Fargo Mayor Tim Mahoney and Fargo Housing & Redevelopment Authority CEO Chris Brungardt, outlining his efforts on the Senate Interior-EPA Appropriations Committee to ensure the city has … Continue Reading


Hoeven: SCOTUS Rules Against EPA WOTUS Interpretation

BISMARCK, N.D. - Senator John Hoeven today issued the following statement after the U.S. Supreme Court (SCOTUS) ruled against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in Sackett v. EPA, issuing a unanimous decision that the agency overstepped its authority to regulate "waters of the United States" (WOTUS) under the Clean Water Act. Last year, Hoeven joined his colleagues in submitting an amicus brief in this case, urging SCOTUS to preserve state authority to regulate local waters and lands. Hoe… Continue Reading