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President Trump's transgender military ban is back in court
A new media landscape awaits 2020 hopefuls
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Rob Port: Maybe Heidi Heitkamp could give some of her left over money to her campaign’s victims
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November 28, 2018
Heitkamp to give final address Tuesday
BISMARCK - Outgoing North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp will give a final speech on the U.S. Senate floor Tuesday, Dec. 4. The speech will air on...
November 28, 2018 - 5:59pm
November 7, 2018
Democrats projected to win control of House, but Senate remains in GOP hands
Democrats claimed control of the House late Tuesday, Nov. 6, and flipped at least seven governorships, but Republicans were poised to expand...
November 7, 2018 - 6:49am
November 4, 2018
Heitkamp receives $13.2 million in contributions after Kavanaugh vote
FARGO – Since the U.S. Senate voted to confirm Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp has received millions in...
November 4, 2018 - 9:09pm
October 21, 2018
Though not decisive, first Heitkamp-Cramer debate has some potential to impact US Senate race
BISMARCK — Thursday's debate for the U.S. Senate election in North Dakota gave residents a chance to compare Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and Rep....
October 21, 2018 - 6:00am
October 17, 2018
Heitkamp fires campaign staffer amid ad fallout; some women considering legal action
FARGO — A person responsible for the name-gathering process of a newspaper campaign ad that misused women’s names as victims of sexual assault...
October 17, 2018 - 10:15am
October 16, 2018
Heitkamp donates Senate computers
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp has announced she is donating five U.S. Senate computers to be used in classrooms at the James River Special Education Cooperative in Jamestown. The U.S. Senate Computers for Schools Program helps public schools take advantage of the information age by channeling...
October 16, 2018 - 7:01am
October 13, 2018
Trade and bipartisanship
Topics getting the most attention in the current Senate race between Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., and Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., are those that...
October 13, 2018 - 6:57am
October 10, 2018
FBI director defends 'limited' Kavanaugh background probe
WASHINGTON - FBI Director Christopher Wray defended his agents' handling of a background investigation into then-Supreme Court nominee Brett...
October 10, 2018 - 1:44pm
Applications sought for US Senate Youth Program
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., is encouraging North Dakota high school students to apply for the United States Senate Youth Program that provides students with an in-depth experience of our nation's democracy during the week they spend in Washington, D.C.
October 10, 2018 - 7:01am
September 28, 2018
Trump orders FBI to reopen background investigation of Kavanaugh
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Friday ordered the FBI to reopen the investigation of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's background,...
September 28, 2018 - 7:01pm
September 18, 2018
North Dakota Senate debates edge closer: Politicians weigh in on impact of Heitkamp-Cramer appearances
BISMARCK — Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and Rep. Kevin Cramer may only meet a few times in debates during the home stretch of North Dakota's U.S....
September 18, 2018 - 4:36pm
Senate passes massive defense, health spending bill, punts border wall fight
WASHINGTON - The Senate on Tuesday passed a short-term spending bill that would keep the government running through Dec. 7, aiming to avert a...
September 18, 2018 - 3:22pm
September 6, 2018
Senate reaches agreement on opioids package
WASHINGTON - The Senate has reached an agreement on an opioids package aimed at addressing the national epidemic that killed 72,000 Americans...
September 6, 2018 - 9:40pm
Trump and questions of presidential power dominate third day of Kavanaugh hearings
WASHINGTON - Judge Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation hearings continued for a contentious and sometimes chaotic third day Thursday,...
September 6, 2018 - 9:34pm
September 5, 2018
Kavanaugh debates and dodges on Day 2 of his Supreme Court confirmation hearing
WASHINGTON - Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh presented himself to the Senate and the American public Wednesday as an independent judge...
September 5, 2018 - 7:59pm