WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Republican Governors Association (RGA) released the following statement from RGA Chairman Governor Greg Abbott congratulating Governor Doug Burgum on his victory in the North Dakota gubernatorial election:
“On behalf of America’s Republican governors, I am proud to congratulate Governor Doug Burgum on his successful reelection. Governor Burgum is a visionary leader who has applied his private sector experience and record as an innovator to modernize state government, making it more efficient, cost effective, and responsive to the people of the Peace Garden State.
“Under Governor Burgum’s leadership, North Dakota experienced its lowest unemployment rate in history and has solidified its place as a premier destination for young professionals, entrepreneurs, and job creators who are looking to pursue their own piece of the American Dream. I have every confidence that in the next four years Governor Burgum will continue to work tirelessly to unlock North Dakota’s unlimited potential by further diversifying the economy, reforming taxes, transforming education, and tackling and treating addiction. The RGA is proud to support Governor Burgum as he continues to serve the great state of North Dakota.”