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Tom Awarded ND Children’s Champion Award

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ND Technology Council Awards Tom

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Mayville State Honors Tom

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Panel Proposes A New Tax To Pay For Public Health

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It may sound counterintuitive, but a panel of experts from the Institute of Medicine has concluded that the best way to slow the nation’s breakneck spending on medical care is to impose a tax on every health care transaction.

That tax — amount TBD, but possibly a half-percent or so — would go to replenish the coffers of the nation’s state and local public health agencies. In so doing, according to the IOM panel, the public health workforce could renew ...

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For Long-Term Unemployed, Help Is Running Out

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For Long-Term Unemployed, Help Is Running Out


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Job seekers line up to enter a career fair in Los Angeles. Both Congress and states are cutting back on unemployment benefits.

 

Job seekers line up to enter a career fair in Los Angeles. Both Congress and states are cutting back on unemployment benefits.

 

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Job seekers line up to enter a career fair in Los Angeles. Both Congress and ...

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VIDEO: Rapping Federal Worker Adds To Evidence Of Waste And Excess

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As if there wasn’t enough outrage already about the “excessive and wasteful” spending by the federal government’s General Services Administration at a 2010 conference in Las Vegas, now there’s video evidence that seems to show that some GSA employees think it’s funny to joke about wasting taxpayers’ money.

The House Committee on Oversight Government Reform has released a rap video made by a GSA employee in Hawaii in which he pokes fun at ...

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30-Years of Service Award, Minot State University

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30-Years of Service Award, Minot State University

30-Years of Service Award, Minot State University, Minot, North Dakota / May 12, 2015.

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Ben Bauman Award for Excellence

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Ben Bauman Award for Excellence

2011 Ben Bauman Award for Excellence, the International Association of Computer Informational Systems, Mobile, Alabama / October 7, 2011.

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Recent Presentations and Meetings

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Recent Presentations and Meetings
  • Social Media Presentation, International Association for Computer Information Systems 51st  Annual Conference, (http://www.iacis.org/), Mobile, Alabama / October 7, 2011.
  • Social Media Public Relations Presentation, OPASTCO Convention and Trade Show, Minneapolis, Minnesota / July 26, 2011. (www.opastco.com)
  • Social Media Session Chair, North Dakota Association of Telecommunications Cooperatives, Summer Conference, Medora, North Dakota / July 12, 2011.
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