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Heidi Heitkamp on Abortion
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  • Fund Planned Parenthood but don't fund abortions. (Oct 2018)
  • Opposed 20-week abortion ban. (Jun 2018)
  • Opposes public abortion funding. (Oct 2012)
  • Keep federal funding for family planning clinics. (Mar 2017)
Heidi Heitkamp on Budget & Economy
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  • Quit playing blame game & pass Balanced Budget Amendment. (Oct 2012)
  • Balance the budget by cutting government spending. (Aug 2012)
Heidi Heitkamp on Civil Rights
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  • Gay marriage is a state issue. (May 2012)
  • AdWatch: Featured in DSCC ad: "Elect more women to Senate". (Feb 2012)
  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act. (Feb 2013)
  • Endorsed as "preferred" by The Feminist Majority indicating pro-women's rights. (Aug 2012)
  • Enforce against wage discrimination based on gender. (Feb 2013)
  • Let states recognize same sex marriage. (Jan 2015)
Heidi Heitkamp on Corporations
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  • Supports Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, with reforms. (Oct 2018)
  • Fought attempt to weaken ND bank privacy laws. (Oct 2012)
  • Restrict corporate use of consumer mandatory arbitration. (Aug 2016)
Heidi Heitkamp on Crime
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  • Give civil authorities power to put away sexual predators. (Apr 2012)
  • Rated 91% by the NAPO, indicating a tough-on-crime stance. (Dec 2014)
Heidi Heitkamp on Drugs
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  • Supports medical marijuana; leave recreational use to voters. (Oct 2018)
  • Battled drug dealers as Attorney General. (Apr 2012)
  • Rated D by NORML, indicating a "hard-on-drugs" stance. (Nov 2016)
  • Criminalize imports of opioid precursors. (Feb 2017)
Heidi Heitkamp on Education
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  • Vouchers take public funds away from public schools. (Oct 2018)
  • Supports public service loan forgiveness for college debt. (Oct 2018)
  • No on Measure 2: Don't centralizes control over education. (Apr 2012)
Heidi Heitkamp on Energy & Oil
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  • Tax incentives for renewables, particularly wind power. (Oct 2018)
  • Right thing for country is to permit Keystone pipeline. (Oct 2012)
  • Permit Keystone pipeline; "drill, baby, drill". (Sep 2012)
  • Use all our rich energy resources wisely. (Aug 2012)
  • Director of Dakota Gas since 2001. (Dec 2011)
Heidi Heitkamp on Environment
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  • Farm bill is needed and is blocked by partisanship. (Oct 2012)
  • Protect North Dakota farm subsidies from Washington insiders. (Sep 2012)
  • Make responsible cuts in farm bill, except crop insurance. (Apr 2012)
  • Voted YES on protecting ocean, coastal, and Great Lakes ecosystems. (May 2013)
  • Sponsored no permits for legal pesticide runoff into lakes & streams. (Apr 2013)
Heidi Heitkamp on Families & Children
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  • No discrimination against intimate relationships. (Oct 2018)
  • More funding & services for victims of domestic violence. (Jan 2013)
  • Sponsored recognition of National Foster Care Month. (May 2014)
Heidi Heitkamp on Foreign Policy
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  • Two-state solution despite Israeli settlements on West Bank. (Jan 2017)
Heidi Heitkamp on Free Trade
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  • Tariffs on China cause retaliatory actions. (Oct 2018)
  • AdWatch: trade war with China hurts soybean farmers. (Sep 2018)
  • Our $50B of tariffs on China caused $34B of retaliation. (Sep 2018)
  • A trade war is bad for jobs, business, and consumers. (Mar 2018)
  • Voted FOR reauthorizing Ex-Im Bank. (Oct 2015)
Heidi Heitkamp on Government Reform
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  • Reverse Citizens United by constitutional amendment. (Oct 2018)
  • Opposes voter ID; they target minorities & youth. (Oct 2018)
  • Washington is badly broken. (Dec 2011)
  • Matching fund for small donors, with debate requirements. (Apr 2014)
  • Public financing of federal campaigns by voter vouchers. (Feb 2015)
Heidi Heitkamp on Gun Control
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  • Voted NO on banning high-capacity magazines of over 10 bullets. (Apr 2013)
Heidi Heitkamp on Health Care
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  • Support ObamaCare, with improvements. (Oct 2018)
  • No Medicare vouchers; they'd make system insolvent. (Oct 2012)
  • $716B cut from Medicare is biggest fib of 2012 campaign. (Oct 2012)
  • Retain the ObamaCare "frontier states" amendment. (Oct 2012)
  • N.D. needs a state health care exchange, ObamaCAre or not. (Oct 2012)
  • Changes are needed to ObamaCare, but not repeal. (Oct 2012)
  • Extremely supportive of Critical Access Hospitals. (Apr 2012)
  • 2010: enthusiastic support for ObamaCare; less so now. (Mar 2012)
  • Federal mandate is serious problem; ObamaCare is not perfect. (Mar 2012)
  • Spearheaded lawsuit against big tobacco. (Jan 2012)
  • Opposes repealing ObamaCare. (Oct 2012)
Heidi Heitkamp on Homeland Security
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  • Ratify the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. (Sep 2012)
  • Heroes Health Card and tax credit for hiring vets. (Sep 2012)
  • Exempt Veterans Affairs from federal hiring freeze. (Jan 2017)
Heidi Heitkamp on Immigration
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  • Path to citizenship for DREAMers, with conditions. (Oct 2018)
  • Extend DACA for 3 years; $7.6B for 3-year border security. (Feb 2018)
Heidi Heitkamp on Jobs
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  • Raise minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10/hour. (Oct 2018)
  • Raise the minimum wage to $10.10 per hour by 2016. (Jan 2014)
Heidi Heitkamp on Principles & Values
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  • AdWatch: criticized as "Heidi-ho" for "Barack-o" socialism. (Apr 2012)
Heidi Heitkamp on Social Security
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  • Opposes privatization of Social Security. (Oct 2018)
  • Balance budget with limited effect on Social Security. (May 2012)
  • Balance budget but not at expense of Social Security. (Apr 2012)
  • Rated 100% by ARA, indicating a pro-Trust Fund stance. (Jan 2013)
Heidi Heitkamp on Tax Reform
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  • Trump tax cuts provide no relief for middle-class families. (Oct 2018)
  • Never eliminate home mortgage deduction. (Oct 2012)
  • We need to have a discussion on specific tax breaks. (May 2012)
  • Supports increasing tax rates. (Oct 2012)
Heidi Heitkamp on Technology
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  • Supports strong infrastructure spending. (Oct 2018)
  • Support Net Neutrality, requiring equal access to all users. (Oct 2018)
  • Voted YES on authorizing states to collect Internet sales taxes. (May 2013)
Heidi Heitkamp on War & Peace
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  • Supports treaty limiting Iran's nuclear capability. (Oct 2018)
  • Withdraw combat troops from Afghanistan. (Sep 2012)
  • Withdraw U.S. combat troops from Afghanistan. (Sep 2012)
  • Iran must accept long-term intrusive nuke inspection. (Mar 2014)
Heidi Heitkamp on Welfare & Poverty
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