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The Kennedys are back

Last modified: 7 Nov 2012 06:22

The Kennedys are back.

After the 2010 midterm elections, for the first time in decades there were no members of the Kennedy political dynasty serving in the US House of Representatives or Senate.

This election ended the brief dry spell: Joe Kennedy is projected to win election to the House in Massachusetts' 4th District.

Joe Kennedy [Reuters]