ND Legacy Fund drawing interest from West Virginia
In August, 17 members from West Virginia (WV) will visit North Dakota’s capital city to discuss the Legacy Fund that was established in 2010. Oil and gas revenue has pushed the fund to more than $1.3 billion, which will continue to grow and can’t be touched until 2017. WV has a wealth of natural gas and sees the Legacy Fund as a model they could establish in their state. WV’s Senate President sees the fund as an opportunity to help the state set aside resources for the future. Read the full article in the Jamestown Sun.