The sun has set on the Kennedy era.
When Congress reconvenes next week, it will be the first time in 64 years that there has not been a Kennedy in office.
"I think it is sad," Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, daughter of Robert Kennedy and a former lieutenant governor of Maryland, told ABC News. "I think we need a Kennedy."
The last Kennedy -- Patrick, a congressman from Rhode Island -- has officially left the building, saying, "my life is taking a new direction and I will not be a candidate for...Full Story