Commentary: Heitkamp snubs Trump invite to SCOTUS nominee announcement
This is an interesting choice given how much energy Senator Heidi Heitkamp, as well as her campaign and media surrogates, have put into promoting the idea that she’s a strong ally to President Donald Trump.
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp was invited to the White House for the SCOTUS event but will not be going, her office says.
— Sarah Westwood (@sarahcwestwood) July 9, 2018
Senator Heitkamp wasn’t the only red state Democrat to decline the invitation...