Former Sen. Heidi Heitkamp frontrunner for Biden’s Ag secretary

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Former North Dakota Senator Heidi Heitkamp is considered to be a top pick for President-elect Joe Biden’s Agriculture Secretary, according to a report from Politico.

The Biden transition team has been vetting potential candidates for months and will present the president-elect with potential choices in the coming days.

President Donald Trump also considered tapping Heitkamp for the role of Ag secretary in 2016.

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