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Published April 11, 2013, 08:54 AM

Tribes want change to North Dakota oil tax agreement

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Tribal leaders are pressing lawmakers for a bigger cut of oil production taxes on the Fort Berthold Reservation in western North Dakota, saying the extra money is need to fund drilling impacts unforeseen when the tribes first signed the pact with the state five years ago.

By: JAMES MacPHERSON,Associated Press, Associated Press

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