Heidi Heitkamp

Mary Kathryn "Heidi" Heitkamp is an American attorney and politician who has been the junior United States Senator from North Dakota since 2013. A member of the North Dakota Democratic-Nonpartisan League Party, she is the first woman elected to the US Senate from North Dakota. She served as the 28th North Dakota Attorney General from 1993 to 2001 and as State Tax Commissioner from 1989 to 1993. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Heidi Heitkamp has 196 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 3,835 views per program. Most appearances with Joe Manchin III (4), Jeanne Shaheen (3), Patty Murray (3). Most common tags: North Dakota, Governor, Senate.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 2013 - Present U.S. Senator, D-ND View Map Videos: 191


Attorney General, North Dakota
c. December 15, 1992 - c. December 15, 2000 Videos: 5

Recent Appearances

  • Violent Extremism

    Violent Extremism

    The Senate Homeland Security Committee held a hearing on the ideology behind violent extremism and potential tools the U.S.…

  • FEMA and OMB Nominations

    FEMA and OMB Nominations

    The president’s nominees to be the next White House Budget deputy director, White House Budget Office of Information & Regulatory…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate voted 91-8 in favor of limiting debate on S. 722, the Countering Iran’s Destabilizing Activities Act. The bill would…

  • Homeland Security Fiscal Year 2018 Budget

    Homeland Security Fiscal Year 2018 Budget

    Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly testified about President Trump’s 2018 budget request for his agency. He answered senators'…

  • Stopping Flow of Synthetic Drugs

    Stopping Flow of Synthetic Drugs

    The Senate Homeland Security Subcommittee on Investigations held a hearing on synthetic opioids. The first panel included…

  • Border Security and Crime

    Border Security and Crime

    Law enforcement officials from New York, Massachusetts and Maryland testified before the Senate Homeland Security and…

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