The NRSC’s Worst Draft Pick For 2012: North Dakota Elitist Rick Berg

North Dakota sometimes seems like a hopelessly red state. Obama only won 45% of the vote against McCain. The last Democratic presidential nominee to win was LBJ. They’ve had a long line of Republican governors since 1992 and they have a Republican state legislature. Their only congressman is a Republican. Republican John Hoeven was elected to the Senate in 2010 with 76% of the vote. And the other Senate seat is open because Democrat Kent Conrad is retiring. But North Dakota sometimes has a surprise independent streak. Until 2010 Democrats had been elected in every congressional and Senate since 1982.

This year polls show a neck-and-neck race between an extremely well-liked and popular Democrat, former Attorney General Heidi Heitkamp and a pretty widely disliked and polarizing Republican, Rick Berg. North Dakota is home to a lot of renters– and it just so happens that Berg, founder of Goldmark Property express vpn Management, made millions preying on tenants. His shady property management company doesn’t have a Better Business Bureau Accreditation– the  and the Internet are  about what a den of crooks Berg’s company is– unfairly withholding security deposits from almost anyone, including college students.

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