Vote on guns puts Heitkamp in national political spotlight
Published 04/21/2013, INFORUM
WASHINGTON – As Heidi Heitkamp eked out a North Dakota Senate race decided by less than 3,000 votes last year, one topic that rarely came up was gun rights. Now that Heitkamp is a freshman senator in Washington, an issue that once hardly registered has quickly become a defining one.Word count: 888
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