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Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D.

Senator (1st term)



Political Highlights: Democratic nominee for N.D. auditor, 1984; N.D. tax commissioner, 1986-92; N.D. attorney general, 1993-00; Democratic nominee for governor, 2000
Born: October 30, 1955; Breckenridge, Minn.
Residence: Mandan
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Husband, Darwin Lange; two children
Education: U. of North Dakota, B.A. 1977; Lewis & Clark College, J.D. 1980
Elected: 2012
Committee Assignments: Agriculture, Nutrition & Forestry (Commodities, Risk Management & Trade - Ranking Member; Livestock, Marketing & Agriculture Security; Rural Development & Energy); Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs (Economic Policy - Ranking Member; Housing, Transportation & Community Development; National Security & International Trade and Finance); Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs (Permanent Investigations; Regulatory Affairs & Federal Management - Ranking Member); Indian Affairs; Small Business & Entrepreneurship; Multiemployer Pension Plans
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District Rating: Leans Republican
House Seniority: 41st ranked Senate Democrat
Twitter: 119,091 followers

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