The Pulitzer Prize-winning fact-checking website PolitiFact ruled Tuesday that it is false to say that Democratic Sens. Chuck Schumer (N.Y.) and Heidi Heitkamp (N.D.) gave a “high five” when they pressed their open palms together last week.
Senate Democrats from states that Donald Trump won in 2016 were vital on Monday in blocking a bill, supported by the president, that would ban abortion after the mother reaches 20 weeks of pregnancy.
Sen. Claire McCaskill’s net approval rating dipped by nearly 10 points in the past year, making her the least popular Democrat running for reelection in a state carried by Republicans in 2016, according to new polling data from Morning Consult.
Rep. Kevin Cramer (R., N.D.) said he is “trending” toward a Senate run after meeting with President Donald Trump on Tuesday to discuss the possibility of challenging Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D., N.D) in the 2018 midterm elections.
The Senate Leadership Fund, a Republican political action committee, launched a new website on Wednesday highlighting what it calls Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp’s (N.D.) “record of hypocrisy.”
Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (N.D.) received nearly twice as much money from Goldman Sachs bankers in New York as from individuals in her home state of North Dakota over the past three months, according to her campaign’s most recent filing.
Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (N.D.) recently said that “somebody should go to jail” over the Wells Fargo account fraud scandal nine days after accepting $1,000 from the company’s political action committee.
Both of North Dakota’s senators will fly with President Donald Trump on Air Force One Wednesday for his tax reform push in their state, including Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp.
Sen. Joe Manchin (D., W.Va.) has officially stated he does not intend to be secretary of energy, quashing rumors he was in the running for the role.