The two sons of Senator Edward M. Kennedy, in Charlotte to attend a video tribute to their father Tuesday during the opening night of the Democratic National Convention, reflected on the profound personal significance of the senator’s absence there. “It’s almost that he’s speaking at this convention,” Edward Kennedy Jr., 50, said of his father.
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