Port: Failed U.S. Senate Candidate Rick Becker Backing Initiated Measure to Abolish Property Taxes

MINOT, N.D. — Former state lawmaker Rick Becker, who left the Republican Party to run an unsuccessful independent campaign against U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, is the chairman of a new ballot measure committee taking aim at the state’s property taxes.

If successful, the measure would eliminate property taxes in North Dakota.