Coffee with Candidates: Joe Kennedy III

Boston 25 News anchor Kerry Kavanaugh asks Rep. Joe Kennedy III why he?s challenging a Democratic Senate seat and why now. They also talked about the fight Kennedy says he?ll bring to the Senate and how being a father reshaped how he saw politics.

BOSTON — Our Coffee with Candidates series shifts this episode to the Democratic primary race for a Massachusetts Senate seat.

Congressman Joe Kennedy III has served in Massachusetts' 4th Congressional District since 2013. But now, he's taking on fellow Democrat Ed Markey.

Boston 25 News anchor Kerry Kavanaugh ask Kennedy why he’s challenging another Democrat and why now. They also talked about the fight Kennedy says he’ll bring to the Senate and how being a father reshaped how he saw politics.

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He also shared the story of how he met his wife and the accomplishments he’s proudest of during his time in Congress.