Sen. Heidi Heitkamp [D]

Senator from North Dakota

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2018 Senator North Dakota

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Heitkamp has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the Senate.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the Senate. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Heitkamp is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Heidi Heitkamp sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Heitkamp sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (18%) Native Americans (14%) Energy (14%) Taxation (14%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) Health (11%) Emergency Management (11%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (7%)

Recent Bills

Some of Heitkamp’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 2013 to Nov 2015, Heitkamp missed 15 of 967 roll call votes, which is 1.6%. This is on par with the median of 1.6% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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