Tag: Heidi Heitkamp

FILE - In this March 14, 2017, file photo, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Left-leaning voters in North Dakota are grappling with Heitkamp's support of President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, with some of them tempering disappointment with an acknowledgement of …

Dem Sen Heitkamp on When Hillary Clinton Will Leave: ‘Not Soon Enough’

During an interview on Tuesday’s “News & Views with Joel Heitkamp,” which is broadcast on Fargo-Moorhead’s KFGO, Senator Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) answered a question on when 2016 Democratic presidential nominee and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will “ride off

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Dem Sen Heitkamp: Trump ‘Very Serious’ on Infrastructure

In an appearance Sunday on New York AM 970 radio’s “The Cats Roundtable,” Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) said President Donald Trump was “very serious” about getting an infrastructure plan in place. “[We] really spent a lot of time visiting about, you know,

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The Dealmakers: Donald Trump Meets with Six Senate Democrats

President Donald Trump met with a select group of Senate Democrats who appeared willing to work with the president, despite many of their colleagues doing everything possible to obstruct the president’s agenda.

Obama to Indian Country in First Visit as President

Obama to Indian Country in First Visit as President

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will pay his first visit as president to Indian Country when he travels to a Native American reservation in North Dakota next week. In an opinion piece published Thursday by an online tribal newspaper,

Corker: Don't 'Spike Football' on Senate Deal

Corker: Don't 'Spike Football' on Senate Deal

On Tuesday, GOP Sen. Bob Corker cautioned against “spiking the football” on a potential Senate deal to end the partial government shutdown and lift the nation’s debt ceiling. It was an odd choice of words, since “spiking a football” usually

Obama Delays Keystone Pipeline Decision Again to 2014

Obama Delays Keystone Pipeline Decision Again to 2014

Delay after delay has kept the Obama administration from giving a final go ahead for construction of the Keystone pipeline and the upwards to 42,100 jobs it would create. Now the State Department is saying the decision will be pushed

Giffords, Kelly Ramp Up Pressure on Pro-Gun Democrats

Giffords, Kelly Ramp Up Pressure on Pro-Gun Democrats

On June 25, Gabrielle Giffords and her husband Mark Kelly announced they will be undertaking a week-long tour for gun control.  According to The Hill, the tour will begin July 1 in Nevada and “will include stops in Alaska, Maine,

Biden Tells Freshman Democratic Senator to Spread Her Legs

Biden Tells Freshman Democratic Senator to Spread Her Legs

Vice President Joe Biden, whose smooth, debonair speaking style has made him the envy of every aspiring Casanova entering the political world gave romantic neophytes another instructive lesson on Thursday during a mock swearing-in session for new senators in Congress.

Biden Gets Frisky With Female Senator

Biden Gets Frisky With Female Senator

Vice President Joe Biden was doing his traditional duty to pose with the newly sworn in Senators at the State Capitol. He joked with Senator Heidi Heitkamp’s (ND-D) family, “Spread your legs, you’re going to get frisked.” The look on

Dem Senate Candidate: Obama 'Wrong on Energy'

Dem Senate Candidate: Obama 'Wrong on Energy'

President Obama is taking heat from another prominent fellow Democrat over his energy policies.  On Thursday, North Dakota Senate candidate Democrat Heidi Heitkamp said at a North Dakota Chamber of Commerce forum that she would tell the President, “You’re wrong