Two candidates announce they are running for tax commissioner.
Incumbent Ryan Rauschenberger seeks nomination from the Republican party.
Governor. Dalyrmple appointed Rauschenberger as commissioner after Cory Fong's resignation.
He served as deputy tax commissioner from July 2009 before taking over as commissioner in JanuaryJason Astrup seeks endorsement from the Democratic party.
He is currently an attorney in Fargo specializing in business law, tax law and estate planning.
Astrup is licensed to practice in North Dakota, Minnesota and United States tax court.