Heidi Heitkamp

Mary Kathryn "Heidi" Heitkamp is an American lobbyist, lawyer, and politician who served as a United States senator from North Dakota from 2013 to 2019. A member of the North Dakota Democratic–Nonpartisan League Party, she was the first woman elected to the U.S. Senate from North Dakota. Heitkamp served as the 28th North Dakota attorney general from 1992 to 2000 and 20th North Dakota tax commissioner from 1986 to 1992. , she is the last Democrat to have represented North Dakota in Congress, and the last to hold statewide office. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Heidi Heitkamp has 261 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1998 News Conference as an Attorney General for North Dakota. The year with the most videos was 2015 with 55 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2017 with an average of 4,461 views per program. Most appearances with Jeanne Shaheen (5), Joe Manchin III (5), Amy Klobuchar (4). Most common tags: North Dakota, Senate, Rural Issues.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2023 - Present Fellow, University of Chicago Institute of Politics

Videos: 1


U.S. Senator, D-ND January 3, 2013 - January 3, 2019 Videos: 255 Attorney General, North Dakota
c. December 15, 1992 - c. December 15, 2000 Videos: 5

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Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

Historic election results compiled from data found on FEC.gov


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