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Ed Markey's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Edward 'Ed' J. Markey
Office: U.S. Senate (MA) - Jr, Democratic
First 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
Date Title
Feb. 8, 2012 Rogers, Markey Call for Reauthorization of Pediatric Medical Device Law
Feb. 1, 2012 Mikulski, Senate And House Leaders, Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Fight Chronic Health Conditions
Jan. 18, 2012 Alzheimer's Disease Budget and National Plan
Dec. 15, 2011 Lawmakers Concerned About Medical Device Safety
Dec. 14, 2011 Lawmakers Concerned About Medical Device Safety
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Dec. 2, 2011 Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Query TRICARE After Security Breach
Nov. 30, 2011 Reps. Markey, Smith Send Bipartisan Recommendations for Nat'l Alzheimer's Plan
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Nov. 1, 2011 Capps, Markey, Matsui Re-Introduce Legislation to Improve the Public Health Response to Climate Change
Oct. 20, 2011 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services,
Oct. 14, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairmen Murray and Hensarling of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 11, 2011 Markey to FDA: Now Is Time To Ban BPA From All Food, Beverage Containers
Oct. 11, 2011 EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
Oct. 7, 2011 Markey, Military Leaders, Health and Nonprolif Advocates Call for Cuts to Nuclear Budg
Oct. 7, 2011 Markey Statement on Industry Petition to Remove BPA from Baby Bottles and Sippy Cups
Oct. 6, 2011 EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
Sept. 21, 2011 Markey Commemorates World Alzheimer's Day
Sept. 20, 2011 Congressmen Markey, Smith Praise UN Action on Alzheimer's Disease
Sept. 13, 2011 Markey Statement on World Alzheimer's Report 2011
Sept. 10, 2011 Rep. Markey Speaks at Hallmark Health's Annual Gala, TD Garden in Boston
Sept. 9, 2011 Health Care Forums
Sept. 8, 2011 GAO Issues Report on Pharmaceuticals in U.S. Drinking Water
Sept. 8, 2011 GAO Issues Report on Pharmaceuticals in U.S. Drinking Water
Aug. 17, 2011 Letter to: Mr. Gene L. Dodaro
Aug. 15, 2011 Letter to Gene Derado, Comptroller General of US Government Accountability Office
Aug. 8, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson Administrator U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
July 18, 2011 GAO: Drinking Water Safety Data Unreliable
June 24, 2011 Reps. Schakowsky, Markey, Baldwin Introduce Bill to Protect Consumers and Workers From Harmful Chemicals in Cosmetics
June 23, 2011 Markey, Smith Call for International Cooperation in Fight to Cure Alzheimer's Disease
June 16, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the US House of Representatives - Prescription Drug Costs
June 15, 2011 Letter to Joseph Deiss, President of the United Nations General Assembly - Non Communicable Diseases
June 10, 2011 Markey Statement on HHS Report on Carcinogens
June 8, 2011 Markey, Doyle Introduce Aphasia Awareness Legislation
June 1, 2011 Markey, Waxman, Eshoo: More Scientific Research Needed on Long-Term Health Impact of Mobile Phone Usage
June 1, 2011 Markey, Waxman, Eshoo: Scientific Research Needed on Health Impact of Mobile Phones
May 26, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Fred Upton Chairman House Energy and Commerce Committee and The Honorable Cliff Stearns Chairman Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations House Energy and Commerce Committee
May 13, 2011 Markey, Smith Introduce the Alzheimer's Breakthrough Act
May 10, 2011 Markey Statement on Groundbreaking of Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center
May 10, 2011 Reps. Schakowsky, Markey, Baldwin Send Letter to FDA on Harmful Chemicals in Cosmetics
April 21, 2011 Markey Joins Coalition Condemning Cuts to Medicare and Medicaid
April 18, 2011 Democrats Release New Report Detailing Hydraulic Fracturing
April 13, 2011 Markey Statement on President Obama's Speech on Fiscal Responsibility
April 7, 2011 Republicans Vote for OPEC Wealth, Against American Public Health
April 6, 2011 Reps. Markey, Smith, Burgess, McDermott Introduce H.O.P.E for Alzheimer's Act
April 6, 2011 Introduction of the Health Outcomes, Planning and Education Act (HOPE) for Alzheimer's
April 1, 2011 Markey Fights to Help Consumers Cut Through Health Insurance Red Tape
April 1, 2011 Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke Reintroduces H.R. 1319, the Global Sexual & Reproductive Health Act
March 28, 2011 Markey Joins Leading Nuclear Physicist, Children's Health Advocates Calling for 20-Mile Distribution of Potassium Iodide Near Nuclear Reactors in America
March 25, 2011 States Must Be Prepared with "Emergency Pill" In the Case of A Nuclear Meltdown
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