Joe Kennedy III

The 100 Most Influential People in Boston

Who really runs this town? These days, influence is found all over.<p>Photos by Toan Trinh<p><i>Edited by David S. Bernstein</i><p>Who really runs this town? That’s …

Sexual Harassment

Rep. Joe Kennedy III - Massachusetts District 04

Top Industries 2015 - 2016<p>Top 20 Industries contributing to Campaign Committee<p>Top:<p><i>What is District Rank</i> ?more info<p>Member Rank<p>District …

Joe Kennedy

Yara Shahidi Has “The Audacity to Feel Optimistic”

The actress and activist Yara Shahidi will take the stage at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall with Tory Burch tomorrow at the designer’s inaugural Embrace Ambition summit. Ambition is a subject the two know a little something about. Burch has built a billion dollar brand side-by-side with a …

Joe Kennedy

Rep. Joe Kennedy III talks Syria, Mike Pompeo and Facebook: On The Record

VIDEO: Massachusetts Rep. Joe Kennedy III joins On The Record to talk about the latest on Capitol Hill, including if Mike Pompeo is qualified to be …

Joe Kennedy

Beto O’Rourke turns to…Trump?

On a college campus, at a meeting hall packed with legions of liberal Democrats whipped up into a frenzy about calls for universal health care and an …

Republicans

In N.H., a burning political question: Where are all the big-deal Democratic presidential candidates?

With seven months until the 2020 presidential primary season kicks off in earnest, the top-tier Democratic potential candidates are nowhere to be …

Politics

Medal of Liberty Ceremony on Sunday, May 20. All Invited!

Massachusetts Medal of Liberty to be Presented to Families of Over 40 of Milford's Soldiers Who Were Killed in WW II, Korea, and Vietnam<p><b>Citizens for</b> …

National Guard

'No conclusive evidence of crime' in probe of politically connected Thornton Law Firm, Essex DA Jonathan Blodgett says

A probe of the politically connected Thornton Law Firm found "no conclusive evidence of a crime," despite an initial review from state regulators …

Corruption

Barbara Bush: Presidents, Politicians and Media Figures Remember Former First Lady

“Mom kept us on our toes and kept us laughing until the end,” president George W. Bush says in a statement<p>Prominent political figures and media …

Barbara Bush

World leaders and friends offer condolences after former First Lady passes away

There has been an outpouring of support as people remember the life and legacy of former first lady Barbara Bush.

Government

'She'll be Missed': Lawmakers React to Barbara Bush's Death

New England lawmakers and organizations took to social media Tuesday night to share their reactions to the news that former first lady Barbara Bush …

New England

Barbara Bush Tributes: 'She Led With Clarity, Character'

Tributes to former first lady Barbara Bush, who died Tuesday at age 92, poured in from across the political spectrum.<p>Here are some of the</b> …

Conservative View

Mental health crisis isn't about guns. It's about Trump & GOP gutting Medicaid: Kennedy

“A mental health problem at the highest level,” President Trump said after a shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas left 26 parishioners dead. “Mental health is often a big problem underlying these tragedies,” House Speaker Paul Ryan said after a gunman killed 17 students and teachers at Marjory …

Mental Health

Barbara Bush won't seek more medical treatment after hospitalizations

The former first lady will instead focus on "comfort care," a family spokesman said.<p>Former first lady Barbara Bush will not seek additional medical treatment after a series of recent hospitalizations, a family spokesman said Sunday.<p>In a statement, the spokesman said Bush, 92, would instead focus on …

News

America Unites to Support Former First Lady Barbara Bush

In today’s tumultuous political climate, it may sometimes seem as if there are few things that unite us as a country.<p>Earlier today, however, partisan …

Government

Boston holds moment of silence at 2:49 p.m. to commemorate marathon bombing

<b>(CNN) —</b> The city of Boston held a moment of silence at 2:49 p.m. on Sunday as part of the fifth anniversary of the Boston Marathon terrorist attack.<p>A citywide moment of silence was observed and the bells of the Old South Church were rung to mark the exact time the first bomb exploded.<p>Earlier in the …

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