Dalrymple Says He Will Not Seek Re-election in 2016

VCTR Staff
Staff Writer

Gov. Jack Dalrymple today said that he and First Lady Betsy Dalrymple have decided not to seek re-election in 2016. Gov. Dalrymple said he and the First Lady look forward to serving the people of North Dakota through Dec. 15, 2016, then plan to spend more time with family, including their five grandchildren.

“It continues to be my great privilege to serve my state, service that includes 16 years as a state representative, 10 years as lieutenant governor and last five-plus years as governor,” Dalrymple said. “North Dakota has made incredible progress and I feel so blessed to have been part of leading our state, especially in the years since 2000, truly a golden period for North Dakota. I look forward to continuing to work hard for the people of our state over the next 16 months.”