Yesterday news broke that Senator Heidi Heitkamp would be visiting with President-elect Donald Trump today. The speculation was rampant.
Will she get a cabinet position and open up her Senate seat for a (very likely) Republican take over? Could she get Ag Secretary? Interior? Energy?
Is she leveraging her meeting with Trump to scare national Democrats worried about losing ther seat into funding her 2018 re-election campaign since her state party has descended into irrelevance?
It’s all very interesting!
Well today Heitkamp arrived at Trump Tower in New York City and ended up riding the Naked Cowboy:
— CSPAN (@cspan) December 2, 2016
I don’t really have anything else to add to this other than to point out that it’s a weird, weird political world we’re living in.
UPDATE: Good one, Senator:
.@cspan Cowboys are my people – even if they aren’t from ND.
— Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (@SenatorHeitkamp) December 2, 2016