Kennedy's exit from Congress leaves a family void

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    Kennedy's exit from Congress leaves a family void - Politics - Capitol Hill - msnbc.com
    By ANDREW MIGA
    The Associated Press

    WASHINGTON — The Kennedys have held congressional seats, the presidency and the public's imagination for more than 60 years. That era ends when Patrick Kennedy of Rhode Island vacates his U.S. House seat next month, leaving a city council post in California as Camelot's sole remaining political holding.

    The son of the late Massachusetts Sen. Edward Kennedy said he has no qualms about walking away from politics. His departure marks the first time in 63 years there won't be a Kennedy serving in elected office in Washington.

    See, told you there was a God. :laugh2::2up::laugh2:
     
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    YAY!!!

    Useless and overrated, all of them. Good riddance to bad rubbish.
     
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    It couldn't have happened to a nicer bunch of womanizing drunks.

    Check the link, time and alcohol has not been kind to junior.
     
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    imho the one with the most promise got it early, and no not john.
     
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    The one with the most? Who do you think it was?

    I'd say it was grampa Kennedy. From wanted rum running criminal to openly supporting the Nazis bombing England, and no one ever said squat.
     
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    Just like Prescott Bush!
     
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    robert.
     
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    Lets not forget the Schwarzenegger side of the family, the Governator's Liberal spending is billions yet to be paid for, yet to be disclosed, good thing the Terminator only married into the family.
     
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    All that swagger died quickly. He thought he would come in, save the state and people would cheerfully do what needed to be done.

    then he met california liberals. They would rather the state crash than get anything done to save it while a little r was gov.
     

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