Patrick Kennedy

Patrick Joseph Kennedy II, GOIH is an American politician and mental health advocate. From 1995 to 2011 he served as a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from Rhode Island's 1st congressional district. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Patrick Kennedy has 301 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1991 Speech as a State Representative. The year with the most videos was 2009 with 34 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2012 with an average of 23,191 views per program. Most appearances with Richard A. Gephardt (10), David E. Bonior (7), Ted Kennedy (5). Most common tags: Mental Health, Democratic Party, Drug Abuse.

Appearances by Title:c. May 10, 2017 - Present Member, Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and Opioid Crisis, White House Videos: 1 May 23, 2011 - Present Co-Founder, One Mind for Research Videos: 2


U.S. Representative, D-RI 1st January 3, 1995 - January 4, 2011 Videos: 296 State Representative,
c. April 20, 1991 - c. March 29, 1995 Videos: 2

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Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

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