Congressman Joe Kennedy

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Oct 21, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Joe Kennedy III released the following statement today in response to new initiatives announced by the Obama Administration to tackle opioid abuse, as well as

Oct 15, 2015 Press Release

Newton, MA – Congressman Joe Kennedy III today released the following statement in response to terrorist attacks on civilians in Israel.
 

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Oct 15, 2015 Press Release

Newton, MA – Congressman Joe Kennedy III today announced that he will continue his second ‘Tour 34’ by holding constituent office hours in Franklin, Milford and Wellesley this Saturday, October 17.

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Oct 6, 2015 Press Release

Newton, MA – Congressman Joe Kennedy III today testified before the Massachusetts Joint Committee on the Judiciary in support of HB 1577/SB 735, which would extend non-discrimination protections to transgender individuals in public spaces. Participating on a panel focused on the parents and families of transgender children, Kennedy urged state lawmakers to support the legislation. 

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Sep 24, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Joe Kennedy III today released the following statement in reaction to Pope Francis’s address to Congress.

Sep 18, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Joe Kennedy III released the following statement after voting against efforts to undermine women’s health and defund Planned Parenthood in the House of Representatives today. 

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Sep 8, 2015 Press Release

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

Sep 1, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Senator Elizabeth Warren, Senator Edward J. Markey, Congressman Bill Keating (MA-9) and Congressman Joe Kennedy III (MA-4) today announced that Steppingstone Incorporated, a substance abuse treatment center in Fall River, will receive $400,000 in federal grants.

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Aug 31, 2015 Press Release

Newton, MA – Congressman Joe Kennedy III today released the following statement on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) negotiated by the P5+1 and currently under Congressional Review according to the Iran Nuclear Review Act of 2015. 

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Aug 20, 2015 Press Release

Newton, MA – Congressman Joe Kennedy III today announced that he will participate in a bipartisan Congressional delegation to Africa next week. Led by Senator Chris Coons (D-DE), Kennedy and eight other Senators and Members of Congress will spend a week traveling to Ethiopia, Rwanda, Gabon and Cape Verde. 
 

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