Mary Anne Marsh: It’s A Matter Of When, Not If, Kennedy Runs Against Markey

Listen on WGBH.org. Will Representative Joe Kennedy announce he's running for US Senate against incumbent Sen. Ed Markey? WGBH Morning Edition Host Joe Mathieu sat down with Democratic strategist and consultant Mary Anne Marsh to discuss her thoughts on a potential Kennedy-Markey race, as well as her prediction on who will get the Democratic nomination in the … Continue reading Mary Anne Marsh: It’s A Matter Of When, Not If, Kennedy Runs Against Markey

Ed Markey could get a boost from young climate change activists in a primary against Joe Kennedy

Originally published on BostonGlobe.com. WASHINGTON — Senator Ed Markey stood in front of the US Capitol on Tuesday surrounded by about 20 climate change activists young enough to be on a school field trip but who are energizing a movement that potentially holds the key to his reelection. Kallan Benson, 15, from Maryland, said she … Continue reading Ed Markey could get a boost from young climate change activists in a primary against Joe Kennedy

Is America Ready for Its Fourth Senator Kennedy

Originally published on VanityFair.com by Tina Nguyen. Populism may be having a moment, but Americans still love their political dynasties, at least when they’re playing for the same team. And so, while the rest of the Democratic Party is focusing on finding new blood, Rep. Joe Kennedy III is betting that Massachusetts voters won’t mind some blue … Continue reading Is America Ready for Its Fourth Senator Kennedy