Kenneth Kennedy

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Kenneth Kennedy
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South Carolina House District 101
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Businessman
Kenneth "Ken" Kennedy (b. October 15, 1942) was a Democratic member of the South Carolina House of Representatives, representing District 101.


Kennedy graduated from C.E. Murray High School. He then attended Brooklyn College and Benedict College.

Professional experience

Kennedy is a businessman.

Political experience

Kennedy served as Chair of the Williamsburg County Democratic Party from 1987 to 1990. He also served on the Williamsburg County Council from 1984 to 1991. He then joined the South Carolina House of Representatives in 1991, serving until 2010.

Committee assignments

While in the South Carolina House, Kennedy served on the following committee:

Subcommittee on Licenses, Fees, Insurance Tax and Other Charges
Subcommittee on Transportation and Regulatory



Kennedy did not seek re-election to District 101 in 2010.


On November 4, 2008 Kennedy won re-election unopposed to the South Carolina House of Representatives with 11,610 votes, representing District 101. 

Kennedy raised $49,424 for his campaign.[1]

South Carolina House of Representatives, District 101 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Kenneth Kennedy (D) 11,610

Campaign donors


Kenneth Kennedy raised $49,424 in the 2008 election cycle.

His major contributors are listed below.[2]

Donor Amount
South Carolina Farm Bureau $3,000
South Carolina Association of Realtors $2,000
Progress Energy $2,000
South Carolina Association of Trial Lawyers $1,500
Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina $1,500
Electric Cooperatives of South Carolina $1,500


Kennedy and his wife, Doris, have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
South Carolina House of Representatives District 101
Succeeded by
Ronnie Sabb (D)