Rep. Joe Kennedy III

Politician (Massachusetts)
Member of Congress, representing Massachusetts' 4th Congressional District.

Links: @RepJoeKennedy | Link to bio | (Current as of: September 14, 2015)

Currently in his second term, he represents a diverse district that spans from the suburbs of Boston to the more industrial towns of Massachusetts’ South Coast.

As member of the influential House Energy & Commerce Committee, Joe has prioritized economic opportunity for working families. A vocal advocate for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education, vocational schools and community colleges, he has authored several pieces of legislation in Washington aimed at improving access to our modern economy, including the Perkins Modernization Act and STEM Gateways Act.



COVID shows why we need legal aid for civil cases like evictions

Rep. Joe Kennedy III
USA Today
August 7, 2020

Op-Ed , Speech

Justice system hangs in the balance

Rep. Joe Kennedy III
Boston Herald
April 4, 2017
Legal Services cuts impact a lifeline for the poor.


Providing equal access to justice for all

Rep. Joe Kennedy III
Taunton Daily Gazette (MA)
September 11, 2015
It’s time for Congress to stand firmly behind increased funding for legal aid and ensure every American is afforded the protections our justice system promises, says Joe Kennedy III in this op-ed.

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