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On the Death of My Older Brother, Jeremy, and Ted Kennedy

Mike Elk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mike Elk

Let's fight like hell for the public health insurance plan that Senator Kennedy so dearly fought for in the closing days of his life.

Ted Kennedy, the Man Who Would Be President

Hermene Hartman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Hermene Hartman

Ted Kennedy, the gentleman from Massachusetts, as I pause and review his life now, I can't help but wonder what might this country look like now, had he become president.

Teddy Kennedy, We Hardly Knew Ye

Michael Wolff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Wolff

Few living people have been as famous for as long as Teddy Kennedy. Still, after so long, I can't say I have much of a clear sense of the man.

The Death of Ted Kennedy: HuffPost Bloggers React

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Huffington Post

Sen. Robert Byrd: Ted Kennedy, My Friend and Colleague: Neither years of age nor years of political combat, nor his illness, diminished the idealism ...

The Last Shall Be First: Kennedy and Health Care Reform

Miles J. Zaremski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Miles J. Zaremski

For all of us who have survived Kennedy, we must take up the gauntlet. We must ensure that the "never say never" attitude that was his signature on health care reform, does not wither on the vine.

Jason Linkins

Remembering Ted Kennedy's Prescient 2002 Speech Against The Iraq War

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

As the press labors today to capture the life and legacy of the late Senator Edward Kennedy, it will be interesting to see if anyone makes mention of ...

Ted Kennedy's Passing: An Inestimable Loss

Robert Reich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Reich

Most Americans will never know how many things Ted Kennedy did to make their lives better, how many things he prevented that would have hurt them, and how tenaciously he fought on their behalf.

Ted Kennedy, My Friend and Colleague

Sen. Robert Byrd | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sen. Robert Byrd

As a tribute to his commitment to his ideals, let us stop the shouting and name-calling and have a civilized debate on health care reform which I hope, when legislation has been signed into law, will bear his name for his commitment to insuring the health of every American.

Don't Tell Ted

Craig Crawford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Craig Crawford

Is it tragic or just plain ironic that health reform suffers along with Ted Kennedy? It was Kennedy, after all, who put Barack Obama on a winning path to the White House.

Ted Kennedy's Cancer In Remission

The Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Edward Kennedy's brain cancer is in remission and the Massachusetts Democrat is expected back in the Senate after the Memorial Day recess, accord...

Kennedy To 'Work From Home' In Florida For Time Being

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BOSTON — Sen. Edward Kennedy will not immediately return to Washington after suffering a seizure shortly after the inauguration of President Bar...

Battling Cancer, Kennedy Gets Harvard Honors

AP | STEVE LeBLANC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Saying he has "lived a blessed time," Sen. Edward Kennedy smiled broadly and flashed a thumbs up as he accepted an honorary d...

Kennedy To Introduce Universal Health Care Bill Early Next Year

Washington Post | Shailagh Murray | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Edward M. Kennedy (D-Mass.), making his second appearance on Capitol Hill since he began treatment for a malignant brain tumor in June, told repo...

Ted Kennedy Returns To The Senate (VIDEO)

HuffPost/CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Ted Kennedy returned to the Senate today, nearly six months to the day after the seizure that led to the diagnosis of his malignant brain tumor. He ...

Seth Colter Walls

Ted Kennedy's Appearance Packs Convention Center

HuffingtonPost.com | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

For most of Monday's DNC program, delegates and observers casually streamed in and out of the main hall to chat or pick up drinks. As a result, enterp...

Ted Kennedy Tapes Video In Case He Can't Make Convention

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BOSTON — Sen. Edward Kennedy will have a presence at the Democratic National Convention even if he can't make it to Denver. A Kennedy spokeswom...

Republican Senator Writes Ballad For Ted Kennedy

Boston Globe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator Orrin Hatch, the conservative Utah Republican, has written hundreds of songs on patriotic themes - with such titles as "Freedom's Light" and "...

Kennedy's Return Compelled 9 Republicans To Switch Medicare Votes

Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Regarding yesterday's passage of the Democrats' Medicare bill: If there was ever question about what force of nature compelled nine Republicans to swi...

Ted Kennedy Returns To Senate For First Time Since Brain Tumor

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The liberal lion, Sen. Ted Kennedy (D-MA), returned to the Senate Wednesday to break a stalemate on critical stalled Medicare legislation, making his ...

A Multi-Pronged Approach to Brain Health

Alvaro Fernandez | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alvaro Fernandez

I interviewed Dr. Larry McCleary, the former acting Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Denver Children's Hospital about how to nourish our brains.

Kennedy returns to Cape Cod after brain surgery

AP | GLEN JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BOSTON — Fresh from his hospitalization for an aggresive surgery on a cancerous brain tumor, Sen. Edward M. Kennedy announced it was "good to be...

Ted Kennedy Out Of 'Successful' Brain Surgery

AP | MIKE BAKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

DURHAM, N.C. — After investigating his options with his trademark intensity, Sen. Edward M. Kennedy underwent 3 1/2 hours of risky and exquisite...

Ted Kennedy: The Lion in Winter

Bennet Kelley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bennet Kelley

The news that Sen. Kennedy has a malignant brain tumor has stirred a nationwide reaction; let us not eulogize him prematurely - if there is one thing Democrats and Republicans agree upon it's that Ted Kennedy is a fighter.

Kennedy's Replacement, AP Asks Who Will Be Primed

AP | ANDREW MIGA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — People in Massachusetts suddenly are thinking the unthinkable: Who possibly could succeed Sen. Edward Kennedy, patriarch of the fam...

Michael Savage Mocks Ted Kennedy, Plays Dead Kennedys Song "In Some Respect" For Cancer-Stricken Senator (AUDIO)

Huffington Post via Media Matters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Shortly after Tuesday's announcement that Senator Ted Kennedy has a malignant brain tumor, conservative radio host Michael Savage took to the airwaves...