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Ed Markey's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

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: Social Security
Issue Position: General Privacy
Issue Position: Privacy - General Privacy
April 2, 2014 Markey and Crapo Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Help Prevent Alzheimer's Disease
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Don't Cut Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid
Feb. 12, 2014 Markey Votes to Protect Military Retirement Benefits
Dec. 19, 2013 Letter to Edith Ramirez, Chairwoman Federal Trade Commission - Deceptive Medical Credit Cards, Loans
Oct. 21, 2013 Senator Markey Urges Justice for Victims in Telemarketing Fraud
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
Sept. 20, 2013 Letter to Assistant Attorney Gerneral Stuart Delery, Dept. of Justice & Director Richard Cordray, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Tax Lien Programs
April 9, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Vote Against Benefit Cuts
March 20, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Sparing Medicare Benefits
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Feb. 15, 2013 Markey Releases New Report on Impact of Looming Across-the-Board Cuts on Massachusetts, Plan to Avoid Sequestration
Oct. 18, 2012 Markey, Miller Press Labor Dept. on Risky Pension Investments
June 22, 2012 Markey Honors Salem Towers Senior Housing in Malden with Award of Excellence
May 17, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
April 26, 2012 Markey, Wyden Applaud Selection of Innovative Independence at Home Pilot Programs
April 24, 2012 Markey and Bipartisan Group of Congress Introduce Resolution in Support of National Goal to Prevent and Treat Alzheimer's Disease by 2025
March 28, 2012 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2013
March 27, 2012 Markey: Affordable Care Act Already Helping Thousands in MA 7th Congressional District on 2nd Anniversary of Historic Law
Dec. 7, 2011 Markey, Wyden Call on CMS to Release IAH Program Guidelines for Medicare Savings
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Nov. 30, 2011 Reps. Markey, Smith Send Bipartisan Recommendations for Nat'l Alzheimer's Plan
Nov. 18, 2011 Proposing a Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution
Oct. 19, 2011 Markey Welcomes Social Security COLA Increase
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
July 25, 2011 Letter to Democratic Leader Pelosi
July 21, 2011 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Cuts to Social Security Revenue
July 19, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2560, Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011
July 15, 2011 Cicilline to Leader Pelosi: Protect Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid Benefits
July 14, 2011 Markey Calls for Postage Stamp to Help Fund Alzheimer's Research
June 30, 2011 Mass House Deleg to Obama: We Oppose Cuts to Medicare & Medicaid
June 30, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 22, 2011 Letter to Commissioner Astrue
June 21, 2011 Markey Statement on Families USA Report on Medicaid Cuts in Massachusetts
June 16, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the US House of Representatives - Prescription Drug Costs
April 13, 2011 Markey Statement on President Obama's Speech on Fiscal Responsibility
Jan. 31, 2011 Markey Statement on Ruling of Florida Federal Court on Healthcare Law
Dec. 15, 2010 Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Act of 2010
Dec. 8, 2010 Markey Votes to Give $250 Payments to Social Security Recipients
Nov. 10, 2010 Affordable Care Act Saving Each Medicare Beneficiary $3,500
Oct. 15, 2010 Markey Announces House Vote To Provide One-time $250 Check For Seniors
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States - Social Security
June 29, 2010 Markey, Wyden Encourage CMS to Implement "Independence at Home" Within 6 Months
May 7, 2009 Markey Announces $250 Economic Recovery Payments to Social Security Recipients
Dec. 3, 2007 FTC Announces I. D. Theft Workshop
Nov. 27, 2007 New FTC Study Shows I.D. Theft is Widespread Problem
Sept. 6, 2007 Consumers Union Poll Highlights Public's Concern Over SSN Misuse
May 31, 2007 ChoicePoint Settlement Sends Important Signal to Data Industry
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