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 […]

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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