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Senator Joel C. Heitkamp

56th Assembly

Interim Assistant Minority Leader

District: District 27
Political Party: Democrat

Chamber: Senate

Photo Joel C. Heitkamp


City: Hankinson
  • Host of "News & Views" Clear Channel
  • Mantador Grade School; Hankinson High School; Attended UND
  • Manager of the Year, ND Rural Water Users Association; Operator of the Year, ND State Department of Health; President's Advisory Committee for NDSCS; Hankinson Community Betterment Club; Lidgerwood Knights of Columbus; Wyndmere Sons of Legion; Mantador Fire Department; High School and College Football Official; Mantador St. Peter & Pauls Church
  • Married (Susan); 2 children
  • Senate 1995-2008

Senator Aaron Krauter became minority leader upon Senator Mathern’s resignation effective upon adjournment of the 56th Legislative Assembly on April 17, 1999. Senator Joel C. Heitkamp moved into position as assistant minority leader.