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Boston City Council Votes to Support Green New Deal

The Boston City Council passed a resolution in support of the Green New Deal Wednesday, joining Democratic lawmakers in Washington in calling for federal action […]

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Ed Markey and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s “Green New Deal” Is Here

Last Thursday, Boston froze over at a cool 9 degrees Fahrenheit. For Tuesday’s Patriots parade, fans enjoyed weather in the low 60s. While some folks […]

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A Couple Questions about Ed Markey Real Quick

U.S. Sen. Ed Markey has had a big week. It’s been announced that he and rising Democratic star Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are teaming up on one […]

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Amazon Facial Recognition Mistakenly Linked Ed Markey to a Mugshot

As far as we know, Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey’s face has never appeared in a mugshot. But that’s not the result the ACLU got when […]

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Ed Markey, Marty Walsh Unveil a National Gun Bill Modeled on Massachusetts

U.S. Sen. Ed Markey, joined by Marty Walsh and local law enforcement leaders, unveiled a bill on Monday that would encourage states to follow Massachusetts’ lead […]

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Who Massachusetts Is Bringing to the State of the Union

Invitations to guests for the State of the Union are politically charged choices, made to serve a few major purposes: To communicate something about your priorities, to highlight […]

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Warren and Markey Both Voted “No” on Ending the Shutdown

Massachusetts Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey both refused to support a compromise bill to re-open the government after a shutdown. They were among a minority of […]

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Ed Markey Wants to Rescue Net Neutrality

He may be Massachusetts’ second most famous senator, but Ed Markey has taken center stage to defend the free and open internet. In December, the […]

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Ed Markey Wants to Lead the Fight to Bring Back Net Neutrality

For those who say “net neutrality” keeps the internet free and fair, Thursday was a very bad day. As expected, the FCC, led by Trump-designated chairman Ajit Pai, […]

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Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey Say Al Franken Should Resign

The growing contingent of Senate Democrats calling on their colleague Al Franken to step down now includes Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey. “I think he should resign,” […]

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Massachusetts Officials Criticize Trump’s Opioid Announcement

President Donald Trump declared the opioid epidemic a national public health emergency yesterday, but many Massachusetts Democrats criticized him for not going far enough. Leaders […]

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Is Ed Markey Really the Best We Can Do?

Or in a political world gone mad, is Massachusetts’ other senator the only one in Washington who still knows the art of the deal?

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Ed Markey Unveiled His Latest Groan-Inducing Acronyms in Worcester

More than 3,200 Democrats, including both Massachusetts senators and three gubernatorial hopefuls, convened at the DCU Center in Worcester this weekend to hammer out the […]

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Warren, Markey Call for Investigation into Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Senate Democrats including Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey are calling for an investigation into Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s involvement in the dismissal of FBI director James […]

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Emergency “Health Care for All” Rally Announced in Response to Trumpcare Vote

An impromptu rally has been announced in response to House Republicans’ passage of the American Health Care Act late Thursday afternoon. The rally, organized by the […]