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Ed Markey's Public Statements

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
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to Edith Ramirez, Chairwoman Federal Trade Commission - E-Cigarette Marketing Practices
Dec. 16, 2013 Markey Applauds FDA Reforms to Medical Devices Databases to Improve Patient Safety
Dec. 16, 2013 Markey Commends FDA Action on Triclosan
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to Max Baucus, Chair, and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member, of the Senate Finance Committee - Clean Energy Tax Incentives Extension
Dec. 14, 2013 Markey Statement on One-Year Anniversary of Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Federal Emergency Management Administration Administrator Craig Fugate - Flood Map Delay Needed
Dec. 13, 2013 Markey: New Report Underscores Need for Greater Privacy Protections for Student Data
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. 12, 2013 Markey: Exxon's Crude Oil Export Call Continues Big Oil's Coordinated Attack on U.S. Law, Consumers
Dec. 10, 2013 Markey Commends CFPB Action on Deceptive Medical Credit Cards
Dec. 10, 2013 U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin and Edward Markey Preserve Public Access to Local Television Channels, Ensure Diversity of Programming
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Docket Management Facility in Room - Adopt Stronger Regulations For Vessels In Buzzards Bay
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. 9, 2013 Extending the Undetectable Firearms Act of 1988
Dec. 9, 2013 Markey Commends Reauthorization of Undetectable Firearms Act
Dec. 6, 2013 Markey and Pryor Push to Ensure Online Video Clips Include Closed Captioning
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Republican Leader McConnell, Chairman Baucus, and Ranking Member Hatch - Urge Reauthorization of Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 5, 2013 Markey Statement on Death of Nelson Mandela
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Federal Trade Commission Chairwoman Edith Ramirez - Markey Calls on FTC to Investigate Lead Generator Websites for Predatory Lenders
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Members of Congress Urge EPA Administrator McCarthy to Reduce Use of Harmful Climate Change-Causing Pollutant
Dec. 3, 2013 Markey Statement on NTIA Effort on Facial Recognition Technology
Dec. 3, 2013 Markey Urges USTR to Fight Oil Industry Attempts to Export Crude Oil
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. 27, 2013 Sens. Warren & Markey, Rep. Keating Applaud Major Fire Grant for New Bedford
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Mary Jo White, United States Securities and Exchange Commission
Nov. 25, 2013 Markey and Lynch Lead Mass. Delegation in Push to Protect Air Control Towers From Closure
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to Administrator Michael P. Huerta, Federal Aviation Administration - Protect Air Control Towers from Closure
Nov. 22, 2013 Markey to Obama: Transfer of Nuclear Weapons, Technology to Saudi Arabia Could Lead to Middle Eastern Nuclear Arms Race
Nov. 22, 2013 Markey Urges FINRA to Continue Enforcement Actions, Improve Disclosures on 'Rogue Brokers'
Nov. 22, 2013 Senator Markey Statement on Warsaw Climate Talks
Nov. 22, 2013 Markey Urges Caution, Consultation on Phone Calls on Airplanes
Nov. 21, 2013 Markey Statement on "Nuclear Option" Vote
Nov. 21, 2013 Markey Introduces Legislation to Plug Natural Gas Leaks, Save Consumer Money
Nov. 21, 2013 Markey: New NRC Policy Restricts Congressional Oversight, Undermines Transparency
Nov. 20, 2013 Markey Introduces Bill to Protect Troops from Predatory Lenders
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Grant Temporary Protected Status to Filipinos in Wake of Devastating Typhoon
Nov. 18, 2013 Markey Applauds Passage of Bipartisan Compounding Pharmacy Legislation
Nov. 18, 2013 Letter to Sergey Kislyak, Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the United States - Release American Citizen and Boat Captain Peter Wilcox
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Jeff Sessions and Patty Murray - Funding for Medical Research
Nov. 15, 2013 Markey: Facebook Privacy Policy Changes for Teens Highlight Need for "Do Not Track Kids' Act
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Russell Goldencloud Weiner, Founder and Chief Executive Officer Rockstar, Inc. - Marketing to Children
Nov. 14, 2013 Mass. Congressional Delegation Members Applaud VA Grants to Support Homeless Veterans
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Allison MacFarlane, Chair Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Nuclear "Don't Ask Don't Tell' Policy Endangering Public Safety
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General - TSA Exit Lanes Policy Change
Nov. 14, 2013 Kirk, Markey, Barton, Rush Introduce "Do Not Track Kids' Act
Nov. 14, 2013 Markey Urges Action on 3D-Printed Plastic Guns
Nov. 13, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Nov. 13, 2013 Drug Quality and Security Act
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