Congressman Joe Kennedy

Representing the 4th District of Massachusetts

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Aug 6, 2015 Press Release

Newton, MA – Congressman Joe Kennedy III today released the following statement honoring the 50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act. 

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Jul 31, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Joe Kennedy III today announced that his bipartisan prescription drug monitoring bill passed the full House Energy & Commerce Committee with overwhelming support.  Introduced with Republican Congressman Ed Whitfield (KY-1), this legislation would reauthorize the National All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting Reauthorization Act (NASPER).

Jul 23, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Representatives Joe Kennedy III (D-MA-04) and Ed Whitfield (R-KY-01) today ushered their bipartisan legislation to reauthorize the National All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting Reauthorization Act, or NASPER Act, through the Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee.

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Jul 23, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Joe Kennedy III released the following statement today following the introduction of the Equality Act. This bill, introduced by Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) and co-sponsored by Kennedy, would extend the anti-discrimination protections of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to LGBT Americans.

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Jul 14, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Joe Kennedy III today released the following statement after the Obama Administration announced a nuclear agreement between the P5+1 nations and Iran.

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Jul 8, 2015 Press Release
Legislation would increase transparency and ensure consumers have voice in regulatory process
Jun 26, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Joe Kennedy III today released the following statement regarding the Supreme Court’s decision to affirm marriage equality.
 
“Tomorrow hundreds of thousands of American families will finally wake up in a country where their love counts, without question or qualification. 
 

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Jun 25, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Joe Kennedy III today released the following statement regarding the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold health insurance subsidies provided through the Affordable Care Act.

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Jun 23, 2015 Press Release
Urges action on investigations into unsafe conditions and inadequate treatment at Universal Health Services facilities
Jun 19, 2015 Press Release
Federal funding will support efforts to connect students with STEM careers

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