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Heitkamp says northern border vulnerable

Posted 2/07/17 (Tue)

Heitkamp says northern border vulnerable

By Brad Nygaard

U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp said last week all the recent talk about U.S. border security has ignored the north.

“It’s wide open out there. There are places where no one is watching,” she said.

Heitkamp is continuing her work from the last Congress to bring attention to this reality.

“As we push on the southern border that traffic is going to go someplace else, and our concern is that we’re going to see that traffic move to the northern border,” said Heitkamp.

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