09/26/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

The Passing of Ted Kennedy: HuffPost Bloggers React

From Senators Robert Byrd and Harry Reid to frequent contributors like Bob Cesca and Mike Lux, many have reacted to the early morning death of Sen. Ted Kennedy by writing on the Huffington Post. Some reflect on his legacy as a champion of health care, as Robert Creamer, Allison Kilkenny and Bob Cesca do, while others contemplate his iconic role in American life, like Robert Reich and Christine Pelosi, or the small personal memories so many have collected, such as those shared by Stanley Bing and Erin Green and his colleagues in the Senate. Read, remember and comment on the passing of a great American with the Huffington Post community, below.