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06.28.22

Hoeven: Partnerships at GFAFB & Grand Sky Have Transformed This Region's Role in Defending the Nation

GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Senator John Hoeven today outlined how new partnerships at the Grand Forks Air Force Base (GFAFB) and Grand Sky have transformed the role the region plays in the nation's defense. In particular, Hoeven highlighted: The nearly $325 million contract between the Space Development Agency (SDA) and a team led by General Dynamics Missions Systems, Iridium and Raytheon to develop the Space Networking Center at GFAFB, as well as a similar facility at Redstone Arsenal in Alabama. … Continue Reading


06.28.22

Hoeven: North Dakota the Absolute Leader in Cracking the Code on CCUS

GRAND FORKS, N.D. - At the Energizing North Dakota's Future Conference today, Senator John Hoeven outlined North Dakota's ever-growing leadership in cracking the code on carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS). The senator stressed the technology's role in ensuring Americans have access to affordable, reliable electricity for years to come by enabling the nation to continue utilizing its vast coal resources. These efforts, which include the Energy & Environmental Research Center's (EE… Continue Reading


06.28.22

Hoeven Discusses Efforts to Resolve Ag Transportation Disruptions, Bring Down Inflation & Provide Disaster Assistance

FARGO, N.D. - At the Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber's Midwest Agriculture Summit today, Senator John Hoeven outlined his efforts as the lead Republican on the Senate Agriculture Appropriations Committee and a senior member of the Senate Agriculture Committee to: Ensure farmers and ranchers have access to reliable transportation, including rail and ocean shipping services. This includes: Sponsoring the Ocean Shipping Reform Act, which was recently signed into law, to help American produc… Continue Reading