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  1. InsideSources: Kim Pakchikoff - Amid shootings, police should...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... mentally ill people acting irrationally could have been resolved more peacefully. When former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy, D-R.I., who is open about his bipolar disorder diagnosis, took medication one night in 2006, then put on a suit and tie and went ...

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  2. The Honorable Patrick J. Kennedy answers questions about the state of behavioral healthRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    The Honorable Patrick J. Kennedy, guest speaker of fundraiser for Rosecrance Lakeview, answers questions about the state of behavioral health Congressman Patrick J. Kennedy will headline the 2016 Rosecrance Chicago Benefit, a luncheon which takes place Oct. 19 at the JW Marriott in Chicago. Proceeds from the event will support young adults in recovery at Rosecrance Lakeview.

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  3. Smart Approaches to Marijuana)Read the original story

    Sep 26, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Facing well-financed campaigns to legalize recreational pot, a national coalition that includes former Rep. Patrick Kennedy has raised more than $2 million to fight initiatives in five states this year, including a November ballot measure in California. The money is being put up by the political arm of Smart Approaches to Marijuana, an anti-legalization group founded by Kennedy; David Frum, senior editor of the Atlantic; and Kevin Sabet, a former drug policy advisor to the Obama administration.

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  4. New study reveals unusual variability in how states use and pay for opioid...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Freshnews

    IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics today released a new research report that revealed dramatic variations in how states prescribe and reimburse opioid addiction recovery medications, specifically buprenorphine. The report also showed that, despite a dramatic rise in overdoses and opioid-related deaths over the past five years, the growth rate for addiction treatment with buprenorphine has slowed - even as government agencies accelerate their efforts to expand access to medication assisted treatment.

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  5. Patients have nowhere to go: Mercy medical directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | Owatonna People's Press

    Former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy speaks at a mental health round table at the Cedar Rapids Public Library in Cedar Rapids on Wednesday.

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    Sep 21, 2016 | The Times-Delphic

    Former United States Congressman Patrick Kennedy visited the Honors Lounge in Medbury Hall Wednesday morning, the first stop of three for the congressman across the state of Iowa. Kennedy was campaigning on behalf of Democrat Hillary Clinton, less than 50 days out from the general election.

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  7. Hagel talks new world order at Domenici forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... Edelman will discuss public trust; James Carville and Kirsten Soltis Anderson will discuss the election and Patrick Kennedy will speak on mental illness. The ballroom at the Las Cruces Convention Center is filled on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016, as ...

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  8. House Democrat slams GOP chairman over Clinton email inquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    ... during the committee's hearing on 'Examining FOIA Compliance ... more Undersecretary of State for Management Patrick Kennedy testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016, before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee ...

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  9. Chaffetz: Clinton created 'mess'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... to obtain all the detailed planning schedules from Clinton's four-year tenure as the nation's top diplomat. Patrick Kennedy, undersecretary of state for management, told the committee that the department is improving its records management but ...

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  10. Lawmakers will contact AOL to recover Colin Powell's missing State Department emailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... committee member. "This is the National Archives asking you to contact AOL, but you didn't do that." Patrick Kennedy, the State Department's most senior management official, said that Powell, a Republican, never replied to the department's request ...

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  11. Lawmakers tangle anew over Clinton's private email serverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... to obtain all the detailed planning schedules from Clinton's four-year tenure as the nation's top diplomat. Patrick Kennedy, undersecretary of state for management, told the committee the department is improving its records management but continues ...

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  12. State rushed Clinton documents to Dems but withheld from RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    ... that same email since 2014. "We try to the best of our ability to respond to committees of Congress," said Patrick Kennedy, undersecretary for management at the State Department, in defense of his agency's treatment of records requests. Stay abreast ...

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  13. The promise of mental health parityRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2016 | Switched

    ... to equity in our health care system. Under the leadership of many, including my cousin, former Congressman Patrick Kennedy, the bipartisan Mental Health Parity & Addiction Equity Act was signed into law. A few years later, the Affordable Care Act ...

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  14. Patrick Kennedy testifies for Pa. drug treatment reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Philly.com

    Former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy, a leading advocate for mental health and addiction treatment, joined providers, families that have struggled with drug abuse, and state officials Wednesday in Philadelphia for the first of six hearings around Pennsylvania on barriers to care. Kennedy, a Democrat from Rhode Island who has been public about his struggles with substance abuse, including prescription drugs, urged creating a registry for consumers to lodge complaints about problems accessing treatment, including insurance company denials, lack of availability or long waits for care, and other issues discussed at Wednesday's session.

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  15. Politics | Meet the Candidates: Matt FecteauRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Go Local

    ... - now called Genesis Healthcare - Matt pursued his passion for public service as an intern for Congressman Patrick Kennedy. Also, while still in college, at the age 20, he was elected as Union Delegate with the Local 1199 SEIU. He proudly ...

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  16. Opponents of California pot measure led by Patrick KennedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Patrick Kennedy, a recovering drug addict, former Rhode Island congressman and member of the nation's most famous political family, is spearheading a national campaign to thwart legalization of recreational marijuana. Hezekiah Allen, a former Humboldt County marijuana farmer like his parents and grandparents, is a Sacramento lobbyist who heads the state's largest group of cannabis growers.

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  17. Photo: In a Monday, March 30, 2015 file photo, former RhoRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    In a Monday, March 30, 2015 file photo, former Rhode Island Rep. Patrick Kennedy speaks at the dedication of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate, in Boston.

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  18. FBI's attempt to show Clinton probe was nonpartisan keeps running into politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... the email from the Grassley staffer. Summaries also include Powell, Under Secretary of State for Management Patrick Kennedy; former assistant secretary for diplomatic security Eric Boswell and former executive secretary Stephen Mull, according to ... 32 comments

  19. No offense, but save a ladiesa firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | Post and Courier

    ... I think he could win. New and different is different from being crazy. That's his challenge.” 1) Patrick Kennedy, ex-U.S. House member from Rhode Island, wrote that in an Aug. 8 guest column in The Washington Post. He pointed out: “The ...

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  20. These Are the States That Might Legalize Pot NextRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | Mother Jones

    ... intentions to fight the measure: Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM), a group which includes former Rep. Patrick Kennedy (D-R.I.) and former George W. Bush administration official David Frum, has put up $2 million to fight legalization efforts in ...

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