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Massachusetts: Joseph Kennedy III to Announce House Bid Thursday
Posted at 4:38 p.m. on Feb. 15, 2012
Joseph Kennedy III, the son of former Rep. Joe Kennedy (D-Mass.) and grandson of the late Sen. Robert Kennedy (D-N.Y.), will announce his bid for Congress in the Bay State’s 4th district on Thursday, a campaign source confirmed to Roll Call.
Kennedy will likely face 2010 GOP nominee Sean Bielat in November, but recent polls have shown the scion of the Massachusetts political dynasty with a huge lead.
Roll Call rates the race Safe Democratic.