Providence fundraiser for Joe Kennedy III set for March 5
The Providence fundraiser for Massachusetts congressional candidate Joseph P. Kennedy III, originally slated for last month, is now set for March 5 at the University Club. Kennedy’s cousin, former RI congressman Patrick J. Kennedy, is hosting the event.
The host committee includes Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline, state Democratic chairman Ed Pacheco, and the following consultants/PR men: Bill Fischer, Gerry Harrington, Rick McAuliffe Jr., Greg Mercurio, Jeff Taylor, and Chris Vitale.
Suggested contributions run from $250 to $2500. Longtime local fundraising pro Amy Gabarra is handling the event.
Kennedy just made formal his run for the seat being given up by Barney Frank.