Latest Joe Kennedy III News

Richard Bright, former director of the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority, arrives for a House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health hearing to discuss protecting scientific integrity in response to the coronavirus outbreak, Thursday, May 14, 2020 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Greg Nash/Pool via AP)

Whistleblower: US still lacks virus plan, Americans at risk

May. 14, 2020 5:44 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Despite White House claims, the U.S. still lacks a comprehensive battle plan against the coronavirus in critical areas including masks, testing, treatments and vaccines, whistleblower Rick Bright warned Thursday in testimony before a House committee. “Our window of opportunity is...

Rep. Joe Kennedy outpacing Sen. Edward Markey in fundraising

Apr. 29, 2020 11:38 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III is edging out U.S. Sen. Ed Markey in the race to stockpile campaign funds ahead of the Sept. 1 Democratic primary election for a Massachusetts Senate seat. As of the end of March, Kennedy reported more than $6.2 million in cash on hand in his campaign account,...