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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. 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
Nov. 13, 2013 Markey Introduces Bill to Create Clean Technology and Manufacturing Hubs
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner, House Leaders Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, and Senators Barbara Mikulski, Richard Shelby, Hal Rogers, and Nita Lowey - Fishing Disaster Relief in Budget Process
Nov. 12, 2013 Letter to Ambassador Michael Froman, Office of the United States Trade Representative - Safeguard Tobacco Control Measures and Protect Public Health in Trade Agreement
Nov. 12, 2013 Markey Commemorates Veterans Day
Nov. 12, 2013 Markey: CFTC Chairman Nominee Has "Big Shoes to Fill" in Outgoing Chairman Gensler
Nov. 8, 2013 Governor Patrick Hosts Air Force Chief of Staff General Mark Welsh and Hanscom Air Force Base Leadership at the State House
Nov. 8, 2013 Congressional Delegation, Patrick Administration Announce $1.27 Million in GrantsTo Fund Watershed Restoration Projects
Nov. 7, 2013 Markey: Keep Workers on the Job at Pilgrim
Nov. 7, 2013 Markey Calls for Federal Privacy Protections for Use of Commercial and Government Drones
Nov. 7, 2013 Markey Joins Warner and Collins As Senate Co-Chair of Bipartisan Alzheimer's Task Force
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