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Heitkamp is the middle child of seven raised by Ray and Doreen Heitkamp in little Mantador, in southeastern North Dakota.
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I wanted to be involved. After law school in Oregon, Heitkamp moved to Bismarck in and worked for Conrad, then tax commissioner, now the state's senior senator. His retirement opened the door for her run this year.
InConrad had told her she should run for something. Two years later, at the state party convention Dakotw Minot, people again talked to her about running for something.
When she arrived on the convention floor, someone had put up a big banner with her name writ large three times. But she was drafted to run for state auditor.
She came close but lost to the incumbent Republican. Norrth that race "created the path" that led to her appointment as tax commissioner, she said, and, inher election as state attorney general.
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