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

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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 - Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan 7/16/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC 7/14/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - LGBT Oppression and AGOA 7/09/14 Markey Statement on Hamas Attacks on Israel 6/19/14 Markey Praises State Dept. Response to Uganda's Enactment of Anti-Homosexuality Act 6/16/14 Letter to Allison MacFarlane, Chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission - NRC Job Shadow Involving Chinese Personnel 6/13/14 Markey Introduces Legislation Affirming U.S. Commitment to International LGBT Rights 6/11/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government 6/05/14 Letter to Francois Hollande, President of France - Regarding Warship Delivery to Russia 6/05/14 Markey Introduces Legislation to Boost Ukrainian Energy Independence, Lessening Putin's Power 5/08/14 Bipartisan Coalition Introduces Bill to Extend, Reform Special Immigrant Visa Program 4/30/14 Markey Praises White House Display of Armenian Orphan Rug 4/18/14 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo 4/10/14 Armenian Genocide Anniversary 3/06/14 Markey Introduces Legislation to Protect Consumers, Ensure Natural Gas Export Approvals Are in National Interest 3/06/14 Affordable Care Act 2/28/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Assist Peaceful, Democratic Transition in Ukraine 2/25/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Accountability For Human Rights Violations In South Sudan 2/10/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Help Combat Child Sexual Assault In Guatemala 12/05/13 Markey Statement on Death of Nelson Mandela 11/22/13 Markey to Obama: Transfer of Nuclear Weapons, Technology to Saudi Arabia Could Lead to Middle Eastern Nuclear Arms Race 11/18/13 Letter to Sergey Kislyak, Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the United States - Release American Citizen and Boat Captain Peter Wilcox 9/04/13 Markey Statement on Senate Foreign Relations Committee Vote on Authorization of Military Force Against Syria 9/03/13 Markey Statement on Congressional Debate on Syria 8/23/13 Markey Urges Swift Investigation Amid Reports of Chemical Weapons Use in Syria 8/12/13 Letter to President Barack Obama, President of the United States - Yemen Natural Gas Imports 8/05/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iranian Nuclear Program 7/30/13 Letter to Sergey Kislyak, Ambassador of Russia to the United States - LGBT in Russia during Olympics 7/30/13 Markey Statement on Renewed Israel -- Palestine Peace Talks 7/29/13 Markey Named Chairman of Foreign Relations Subcommittee 6/19/13 Markey: Obama's Nuclear Weapon Reduction Goal Gets Closer to Nuclear Free Future 6/05/13 Letter to President Obama - Climate Change 5/31/13 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions 4/30/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Cuba Travel Policy 3/12/13 Letter to His Excellency V.B. Rybak - Reject Anti-LGBT Legislation 2/28/13 Markey Condemns Turkish PM Comments on Zionism 1/29/13 Markey Statement on John Kerry's Confirmation as Secretary of State 1/01/13 Markey Stands with American People and Manufacturers on Natural Gas Exporting 12/21/12 Markey Statement on John Kerry Nomination for Secretary of State 9/18/12 Markey: Chinese Oil Deal Would Expand Foreign Oil Company Access to Free Drilling in Gulf, Rob Taxpayers of Royalties 8/22/12 Markey Praises Approval of New Rules to Combat Conflict Minerals, Require Transparent Payments to Foreign Nations for Resources 8/06/12 Markey, Blumenauer Commend DOJ Settlement with Gibson Guitar for Lacey Act Violations 7/30/12 Markey: CNOOC-Nexen Merger Could Allow Chinese Government Company to Drill For Free Off U.S. Coasts 7/30/12 Markey: Michigan Enbridge Canadian Pipeline Incident Means More Canadian Oil Spilled on American Soil 7/23/12 Indian Tribal Trade and Investment Demonstration Project Act of 2011 6/19/12 Letter to Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State - Calling International Attention to Addressing Short-Lived Climate Pollutants 3/15/12 Pelosi, Congressional Delegation Remarks at Press Conference in Egypt 2/29/12 Markey Commends Suspension of North Korea Nuclear Activities 2/12/12 Markey Condemns North Korea Nuclear Test, Calls for American Leadership to Reduce Nuclear Weapons Stockpile 12/14/11 Iran Threat Reduction Act of 2011