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Ed Markey's Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

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
Issue Position: Privacy - Telecommunications Privacy
Issue Position: Telecommunications and the Internet
Issue Position: Telecommunications and the Internet - FCC
Issue Position: Telecommunications
Issue Position: Telecommunications and the Internet - Accessibility for Individuals with Disabilities
Issue Position: Telecommunications and the Internet - General Telecommunications and the Internet Issues
Issue Position: Telecommunications and the Internet - Telecommunications Privacy
Issue Position: Telecommunications and the Internet - Digital Television Transition
Issue Position: Telecommunications and the Internet - Internet Freedom
July 8, 2014 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - E-Rate Program
June 27, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Community Broadband Progress
June 12, 2014 Advertising to Teens
May 19, 2014 Markey Statement on Proposed AT&T--DirecTV Deal
May 15, 2014 Markey Statement on FCC Open Meeting
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Free and Open Internet
May 8, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration - E-Cigarette's Harmful Chemical Releases
May 1, 2014 Senator Markey Statement on White House Big Data Report
April 29, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman, Federal Communication Commission - Bulk Unlocking of Cell Phones by Resellers
April 24, 2014 Markey Statement on Net Neutrality
April 16, 2014 Sen. Markey and Rep. Jeffries Introduce Legislation To Examine and Prevent the Promotion of Hate Crimes and Hate Speech in Media
March 6, 2014 Hanscom Project Receives Major Support in Obama's Budget
Feb. 19, 2014 Markey Applauds Wheeler Announcement on Open Internet Rules
Feb. 12, 2014 Markey Calls For Congressional Action to Protect Electric Grid from Cyberattack
Feb. 12, 2014 Markey, Rockefeller Introduce Data Broker Bill to Ensure Accuracy, Accountability for Consumers
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Chairman, Federal Communications Commission - Protect the Open Internet
Feb. 4, 2014 Ahead Of Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing On Data Breaches, Blumenthal, Markey Introduce Bill To Protect Consumer Information From Hackers
Feb. 4, 2014 Markey, Original House Author of the E-Rate Program, Applauds Expansion of President Obama's ConnectED Initiative
Feb. 3, 2014 Democratic Leaders Introduce Net Neutrality Legislation
Feb. 3, 2014 Democratic Leaders Introduce Net Neutrality Legislation
Jan. 15, 2014 Markey Applauds FTC Action on Kids' In-App Purchases
Jan. 14, 2014 Markey To Introduce Legislation to Protect Student Privacy
Jan. 14, 2014 Markey Decries Court Ruling on Open Internet Rule
Jan. 10, 2014 Markey Reacts to Target Corp.'s Findings in Data Breach Scope
Dec. 20, 2013 Senator Markey Cheers Time Warner Decision to Keep NECN On In The Berkshires
Dec. 20, 2013 Markey Praises AT&T Plan to Publish Transparency Report on Govt Requests for Customer Information
Dec. 19, 2013 Markey Commends Verizon for Commitment to Publish Law Enforcement Requests for Consumer Wireless Information
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to Edith Ramirez, Chairwoman Federal Trade Commission - E-Cigarette Marketing Practices
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Time Warner Chief Executive Officer Glenn Britt - Keep NECN On the Air in the Berkshires
Dec. 12, 2013 Markey: Texts, Not Talking in New Airplane Mobile Device Rules
Dec. 10, 2013 U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin and Edward Markey Preserve Public Access to Local Television Channels, Ensure Diversity of Programming
Dec. 9, 2013 For Second Year in a Row, Markey Investigation Reveals More Than One Million Requests By Law Enforcement for Americans' Mobile Phone Data
Dec. 6, 2013 Markey and Pryor Push to Ensure Online Video Clips Include Closed Captioning
Dec. 3, 2013 Markey Statement on NTIA Effort on Facial Recognition Technology
Dec. 2, 2013 As Wireless Technology Becomes Standard, Markey Queries Car Companies about Security, Privacy
Dec. 2, 2013 Markey Statement on Drone Package Deliveries
Nov. 15, 2013 Markey: Facebook Privacy Policy Changes for Teens Highlight Need for "Do Not Track Kids' Act
Nov. 14, 2013 Markey Urges Action on 3D-Printed Plastic Guns
Nov. 7, 2013 Markey Calls for Federal Privacy Protections for Use of Commercial and Government Drones
Oct. 28, 2013 Markey and Barton: Increasing Mobile Device Use by Youth Highlights Need for "Do Not Track Kids' Legislation
Sept. 18, 2013 Massachusetts Perspective
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