North Dakota has a new governor today. Congratulations to Governor Jack Dalrymple, who took the oath of office as North Dakota's 32nd governor. Dalrymple suceeds John Hoeven, who resigned as Governor to serve North Dakota in the U.S Senate. Drew Wrigley was also appointed as Lt. Governor today.
Governor Dalrymple will present his first executive budget on December 8. He hails from Casselton and graduated with honors from Yale University. He and First Lady Betsy Dalrymple have four daughters.