Heidi Heitkamp Talks Filibuster, Biden’s First Year
On today’s episode, Sarah and Steve speak with Heidi Heitkamp, former North Dakota senator and founder of One Country Project. They cover everything from the filibuster to President Biden’s first year in office. What doesn’t work about the Senate? Can Biden turn things around before the midterms?
Heidi Heitkamp says President Biden should apologize to Sen. Mitt Romney:
“If I were Joe Biden today I would call Mitt Romney and I would apologize and I would say, ‘I never intended to paint with a broad brushstroke. There is a lot of bad stuff going out there would you agree to help me pull together a commission that’s looking at these things from the perspective of getting everybody to vote?’”
Heitkamp disagrees with critics of how Biden has handled COVID: