President Obama Will Deliver Eulogy at Kennedy’s Funeral

The Boston Globe reported earlier that “President Barack Obama will deliver a eulogy at US Senator Edward M. Kennedy’s funeral Mass on Saturday.” Kennedy’s funeral will be held at a time yet to be determined Saturday morning at The Basilica of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in the Mission Hill … Continue reading

Vice President Joe Biden Remembers Senator Ted Kennedy

Vice President Joe Biden was scheduled to talk about the energy bill today, but instead he got quite emotional in speaking about Ted Kennedy’s death. Watch here: Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy Biden said: “He was never defeatist,” Biden said. “He never was petty. … Continue reading

Issue of Kennedy’s Succession Now Comes Into Play

Already the issue of choosing Ted Kennedy’s successor has come into play. Just hours after his passing, the conversation is well into full swing. WBUR is reporting that Governor Deval Patrick “supports a change in state law that would allow him to appoint an interim successor to Sen. Edward M. … Continue reading

Senator Ted Kennedy, The Liberal Lion, Dead at 77

Senator Ted Kennedy, the Liberal Lion, has succumbed to his battle with brain cancer. He was 77. Kennedy, was the last son of “one of the most storied families in American politics, a man who knew triumph and tragedy in near-equal measure and who will be remembered as one of the most … Continue reading