Congressman Joe Kennedy

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Dec 14, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Joe Kennedy III today released the following statement after the Federal Communications Commission voted to overturn net neutrality protections. After the partisan FCC vote, Kennedy joined Democratic colleagues to announce their intention to introduce a resolution that would reverse the decision.
 

Dec 12, 2017 Press Release
Bipartisan bill increases federal penalties for violent threats against religious centers & places of worship

Washington, D.C. – As hate crimes motivated by religion continue to rise in the United States, Congressman Joe Kennedy III today applauded the bipartisan passage of the Combating Anti-Semitism Act of 2017.

Nov 15, 2017 Press Release
Kennedy proposal would have extended Earned Income Tax Credit to working childless adults by maintaining estate tax

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Joe Kennedy III released the following statement today after House Republicans rejected his amendment to extend the Earned Income Tax Credit to working childless adults by simply maintaining the estate tax. 
 

Nov 14, 2017 Press Release
Amendment would extend Earned Income Tax Credit to working childless adults by maintaining estate tax

Washington, D.C. – As Congressional Republicans rush to give a massive tax cut to wealthy corporations, Congressman Joe Kennedy III today offered an amendment that would extend the Earned Income Tax Credit to working childless adults by maintaining the estate tax.

Oct 26, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Joe Kennedy III today released the following statement in response to President Donald Trump’s speech on the opioid epidemic.
 

Oct 12, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Joe Kennedy III today released the following statement in response to President Donald Trump’s Executive Order to systemically dismantle the Affordable Care Act.
 

Sep 15, 2017 Press Release
Trump budget proposed eliminating northeastern gas supply reserve
Washington, DC – With gas prices soaring across New England due to recent hurricanes, Congressman Joe Kennedy III (D-MA) and Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr.
Aug 29, 2017 Press Release
Lawmakers call ban unconstitutional and detrimental to national security

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Joe Kennedy III along with Congressman A.

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Jul 26, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – This morning Congressman Joe Kennedy III took to the House Floor to condemn President Trump’s bigoted attack on transgender soldiers and announcement that they will no longer be allowed to serve in the United States military. Kennedy currently serves as Chair of the Congressional Transgender Equality Task Force.
 

Jul 13, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Joe Kennedy III, Chair of the Congressional Transgender Equality Task Force, today released the following statement after the bipartisan rejection of an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act that would deny medically necessary health care to transgender service members.
 

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