Senator Heidi Heitkamp United States Senator for North Dakota

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Working for North Dakota

The #CutRedTape Initiative

The #CutRedTape Initiative is Senator Heitkamp's bipartisan grassroots effort to create the first central location online for American families and businesses to voice their stories about how federal regulations impact them on a daily basis. As a leader on the Senate Subcommittee that oversees the federal regulatory process, Senator Heitkamp is committed to finding ways to make the federal government work more efficiently and effectively. Read More

Honoring North Dakota's Vietnam Veterans

Senator Heitkamp will honor the 198 North Dakota servicemembers who gave their lives in service to our country during the Vietnam War by speaking about their lives, the challenges Vietnam veterans face, and what our country needs to do to make sure their commitment and legacies are honored on the floor of the U.S. Senate. Read More

Combatting Human Trafficking

Heitkamp has been working with local, state, national and international leaders to develop a strategy to combat sex and human trafficking. The population and economic growth in North Dakota has come at some cost, including the presence of human trafficking in our own backyards. Heitkamp is committed to finding solutions to keep families in North Dakota, and around the world, safe. Read More

Resources for Native American Veterans

Following her first Native American Veterans Summit in Bismarck in June, Heitkamp launched a new, comprehensive Native American veterans webpage that aims to more easily connect veterans with information about how they can best access the benefits and services they earned. Read More

Fix My Mail

Fix My Mail is a grassroots effort to hear stories from North Dakotans who have encountered delayed mail delivery times or are dealing with other problems with the U.S. Postal Service and to push back on USPS, who is now going back on their word about maintaining hours of operation at 27 post offices in North Dakota. Sign the petition and tell your story about poor mail delivery standards. Read More

Standing Up for Native American Children

Heitkamp, a member of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, is working to address the challenges facing Native American children through her bill that would create a Commission on Native Children. The Commission would examine issues and make concrete recommendations to protect Native children and provide them with opportunities to excel and thrive. Read More


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