Democratic-NPL legislators elected their caucus leaders for the 2019 legislative session on Sunday. Dem-NPL House members chose Rep. Josh Boschee of Fargo to be House minority leader, and Dem-NPL senators re-elected Sen. Joan Heckaman of New Rockford as Senate minority leader.
The Dem-NPL House caucus also elected Rep. Karla Rose Hanson of Fargo to be assistant minority leader in the House and Rep. Gretchen Dobervich of Fargo to be caucus chair in the House.
The Dem-NPL Senate caucus elected Sen. John Grabinger of Jamestown to be assistant minority leader in the Senate and Sen. Erin Oban of Bismarck to be caucus chair in the Senate.
“I am honored to serve as the next Minority Leader in the North Dakota House of Representatives," Boschee said. "I'm looking forward to working with my colleagues on adequately funding quality public services, expanding opportunities for all North Dakotans, and strengthening and supporting communities and families."