To Kristin Hedger, the business climate has become more uncertain. Hedger is the vice president of business development for Killdeer Mountain Manufacturing, a Tier 1 manufacturing company with four southwest North Dakota locations. KMM puts together electronics for the military and aerospace industry and derives a substantial amount of business […]

Dickinson Press: Local companies worry about consequences of authority lapse ...

WASHINGTON – Kristin Hedger has a simple plea for Congress: Save the Export-Import Bank. Her family-owned company of about 350 employees in Killdeer, North Dakota, depends on the bank, but this week the independent agency is out of business. The Ex-Im Bank’s charter expired after a relentless Republican-led campaign smeared […]

IBT: Who Killed The Ex-Im Bank? How Conservatives And The ...

The Dakota Defense Alliance, a nonprofit group representing a number of North Dakota businesses, wants Congress to keep the Export-Import Bank and its benefits. “Exports have been huge for North Dakota,” said the group’s director, Dickinson businesswoman Kristin Hedger, adding that selling items overseas gives companies a larger market. The Export-Import Bank, a […]

Bismarck Tribune: Business group supports reauthorization of Export-Import Bank

DICKINSON, N.D. — A Dickinson businesswoman has been appointed to the advisory board of a global leadership group. Kristin Hedger says the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition promotes diplomacy and market development to fight terrorism and promote stability in smaller countries. It is based in Washington. Its members include several former […]

AP: Dickinson businesswoman Kristin Hedger appointed to board that promotes ...

North Dakota Democrat Kristin Hedger said she’s “actively exploring” a U.S. Senate bid but won’t confirm yet whether she is running. Hedger, a former secretary of state candidate, is also a former aide to North Dakota Sen. Byron Dorgan, who announced in January that he will retire at the end […]

InForum: Hedger says her heart’s in bid for Senate