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  1. Thousands Converge On U.S. Capitol To Demand Mental Health Care ReformRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | ThinkProgress

    Demi Lovato joins former Rep. Patrick Kennedy, right, and Virginia State Sen. Creigh Deeds, left, to advocate for mental health during the National Alliance on Mental Illness National Day of Action in Washington on Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014.

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  2. Demi Lovato urges Congress to pass mental health legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | The Hill

    ... the basics of comprehensive care make good sense, common sense." Lovato was joined onstage by former Rep. Patrick Kennedy (D-R.I.) and Virginia state Sen. Creigh Deeds (D). In an impassioned speech, Kennedy, co-founder of One Mind for Research who ...

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  3. Va. lawmaker stabbed by son urges mental health reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | USA Today

    ... illness today have nowhere to turn, ending up in "the new institutions - the jails and the prisons," said Patrick Kennedy, the former congressman from Rhode Island who crafted the 2008 law requiring private insurers to provide equal coverage for ...

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  4. Demi Lovato to push mental health reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | The Hill

    Singer Demi Lovato is teaming up with former Rep. Patrick Kennedy to push Congress to pass mental health legislation.

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  5. A Monumental ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | Workforce

    ... employers afraid to ask. But it doesn't have to be this way, according to former Rhode Island congressman Patrick Kennedy, who has made it his life's mission to educate others about mental illness and battle the stigma surrounding it. Depression, ...

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  6. Another Kennedy hopes to launch a political careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2011 | CBS News

    ... g in the footsteps of several of his cousins who have dabbled in politics, including his cousin, former Rep. Patrick Kennedy, D-R.I., who was with Smith and Patrick's father, Ted Kennedy, on the night of the alleged rape in 1991.

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  7. What Makes Depression So Deadly? Eight Reasons Why It's So Hard to Climb Out of the DarknessRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | Island Gazette Newspaper Online

    ... the book also features interviews with people from all walks of life, including former U.S. Representative Patrick Kennedy, Google's Director of Public Policy Bob Boorstin, former NFL player Greg Montgomery, and more. A free excerpt from the book ...

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  8. Amid Fed Funding Criticism, Anti-Pot Advocates Cancel SummitRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | News Max

    ... because of Sabet's leadership of Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM). Along with former Rhode Island Rep. Patrick Kennedy, Sabet founded SAM, which describes itself on its website as an alliance of organizations and individuals "dedicated to a ...

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  9. Anti-marijuana crusader says he isn't campaigning in Oregon on taxpayer moneyRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... of the events that he and other speakers won't discuss the ballot measure. Sabet, who along with former Rep. Patrick Kennedy, D-R.I. formed Smart Approaches to Marijuana , has frequently campaigned against marijuana legalization. Last January, he ...

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  10. Former congressman to keynote at symposiumRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    Former Rhode Island congressman Patrick Kennedy is scheduled to deliver the keynote address at the 20th annual Zarrow Mental Health Symposium celebration.

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  11. Just Say No ReduxRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | Willamette Week

    ... Control Policy under Presidents Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama. Sabet and former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy (D-R.I.) launched the anti-pot group Smarter Approaches to Marijuana last year after Colorado and Washington legalized ...

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  12. "The Sunday Political Brunch" - by Mark Curtis August 17, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... week is, do endorsements really matter? The answer is: it depends! "The Kennedy Name" - Former Congressman Patrick Kennedy (D-RI) came back to the Ocean State this week to endorse Angel Taveras for Governor; Seth Magaziner for General Treasurer ...

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  13. Ex-Rep. Patrick Kennedy stumps for Angel Taveras in RIRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    Former Congressman Patrick Kennedy stumped for gubernatorial hopeful Angel Taveras on Tuesday and took a jab at one his opponents, saying Rhode Island needs a governor with political experience, not just a fresh face.

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  14. Ex-Rep. Kennedy Stumps for Taveras, Jabs at PellRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Ex-Rhode Island Congressman Patrick Kennedy has stumped for gubernatorial hopeful Angel Taveras, jabbing at one of his opponents by saying the state needs a governor with political experience, not just a "fresh face."

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  15. HOH: Politicians Increasingly Game for Ice Bucket ChallengeRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | Roll Call

    An infectious fundraising pitch has helped throw cold water on the notion that politicians today just don't care about anything.

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  16. Former Rep. Patrick Kennedy Stumps for Some Rhode Island CandidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    "He's a fresh face, who's got a lot on the ball and I think he's going to be the kind of person we need in that General Treasurer's office," said former Rep. Patrick Kennedy.

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  17. The Formula To Raise $200 Million: Food, Wine And MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... The One Mind Campaign resulted from the Music Festival and our partnership with former Congressman Patrick Kennedy, sponsor of the Mental Health Parity Bill. Many more are on the way including a CEO Roundtable on Brain Disease which will promote a ...

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  18. Marijuana: Does Anti-Pot-Legalization Ad Accidentally Promote Pot Legalization?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Denver Westword

    ... nonpartisan alliance of lawmakers, scientists and other concerned citizens, co-founded by former Congressman Patrick Kennedy. The initiative is supported by a number of prevention, treatment and medical groups." The lead line on ...

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  19. PHOTOS: Stars come out for another Camelot weddingRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2014 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... and actress Cheryl Hines on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) Former Rhode Island congressman Patrick Kennedy, holds his daughter, Nora Kara, as he enters the Kennedy Compound in Hyannis Port, Mass. for the wedding of Robert F. Kennedy ...

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  20. The Quite Hilarious GrassIsNotGreener.com Campaign Against Marijuana LegalisationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... nonpartisan alliance of lawmakers, scientists and other concerned citizens, co-founded by former Congressman Patrick Kennedy. The initiative is supported by a number of prevention, treatment, and medical groups. Prevention, treatment and medical ...

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