Senator Edward 'Ed' J. Markey's Public Statements


Full Name: Edward 'Ed' J. Markey
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 06/25/2013
Last Elected: 06/25/2013
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Susan Blumenthal
Birth Date: 07/11/1946
Birth Place: Malden, MA
Home City: Malden, MA
Religion: Roman Catholic
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Issue Position: Defense, Nonproliferation, and Foreign Policy - Nonproliferation Issue Position: Defense, Nonproliferation, and Foreign Policy - Foreign Affairs/Armed Services Issue Position: Defense, Nonproliferation, and Foreign Policy - Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan Issue Position: Homeland Security - Nuclear Security Issue Position: Defense, Nonproliferation, and Foreign Policy - Banning Torture/Human Rights 5/08/14 Manchin Cosponsors Legislation to Launch Army Force Structure Commission 5/06/14 Markey Joins Leahy, Graham to Introduce Bill To Launch Commission To Evaluate Army Budget Changes Proposed By The Administration 3/06/14 Hanscom Project Receives Major Support in Obama's Budget 2/28/14 Markey and Merkley Introduce Legislation to Cut Bloated Nuclear Weapons Budget 12/30/13 Markey, Warren Work to Protect Lajes Field in the Azores 11/08/13 Governor Patrick Hosts Air Force Chief of Staff General Mark Welsh and Hanscom Air Force Base Leadership at the State House 10/05/13 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Markey Cheers Pentagon Decision on Civilian Workers 10/04/13 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Pay Armed Forces, DOD Civilian Personnel, Contractors During Shutdown 9/10/13 Markey Statement on the Authorization of the Use of Military Force in Syria 9/04/13 Markey Statement on Senate Foreign Relations Committee Vote on Authorization of Military Force Against Syria 8/15/13 Markey: Nuclear Power Plants Vulnerable to Terrorist Attack 6/19/13 Markey: Obama's Nuclear Weapon Reduction Goal Gets Closer to Nuclear Free Future 2/15/13 Markey Releases New Report on Impact of Looming Across-the-Board Cuts on Massachusetts, Plan to Avoid Sequestration 12/20/12 Markey Applauds Passage of American Medical Isotopes Production Act in Defense Authorization 12/13/12 National Guard 376 Birthday and Grand Opening of New Massachusetts Headquarters 10/08/12 Markey: Romney Chooses Funding for Defense Over Defenseless 9/20/12 Markey Commends New FERC Office to Address Cyber Risks to Energy Facilities 8/02/12 Pathway to Job Creation Through a Simpler, Fairer Tax Code Act of 2012 7/25/12 Letter to Mr. Speaker and Chairs of the Committees 7/19/12 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013 7/18/12 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013 6/18/12 Air Force Secretary: Hanscom Mission Will Not Change 6/12/12 Letter to The Honorable Michael B. Donley, Secretary of the Air Force 6/05/12 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 2013 5/17/12 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013 5/10/12 Markey: G.O.P Chooses Funding for Defense Over Defenseless 4/26/12 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3523, Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act; Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4628, Interest Rate Reduction Act; and for Other Purposes 4/23/12 Lt. Gov. Murray Tour U.S. Army's Natick Soldier Systems Center; Convene Meeting of Task Force to Unify Support for Military Jobs and Investments 3/29/12 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2013 3/27/12 Letter to Leon E. Panetta, Secretary of Defense 3/26/12 Markey Applauds Obama Statement on Reducing U.S. Nuclear Arsenal 3/08/12 Markey: Canceling Unneeded Nuclear Facility Programs Will Save Taxpayers $12.5 Billion 2/27/12 Lieutenant Governor Murray Signs Executive Order Establishing the Commonwealth's Military Asset and Security Task Force 2/15/12 Markey: Economic Reality Demands Cuts to Nuclear Weapons Programs 2/12/12 Markey Condemns North Korea Nuclear Test, Calls for American Leadership to Reduce Nuclear Weapons Stockpile 2/08/12 Markey Introduces SANE Act to Cut Bloated Nuclear Weapons Budget 2/08/12 The Smarter Approach to Nuclear Expenditures (SANE) Act 1/06/12 Markey: Obama, Panetta Are Right to Reduce Nuclear Weapons Force 12/14/11 Iran Threat Reduction Act of 2011 12/14/11 Iran, North Korea, and Syria Nonproliferation Reform and Modernization Act of 2011 12/09/11 New Report Details Conspiracy to Delay, Weaken US Nuclear Safety in Wake of Fukushima 12/01/11 Rep. Turner's Opposition to Reducing Bloated Nuclear Weapons Budget Doesn't Add Up 10/13/11 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction 6/30/11 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States 6/09/11 Nuclear Weapon States Must Reduce Reliance, Say Global Parliamentarians