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Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey: Fire Steve Bannon

  As furor continued over Donald Trump’s appointment of alt-right firebrand Steve Bannon to a top post in his administration, Massachusetts Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Ed […]

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Six Reasons to Be Proud of Massachusetts Senators and Representatives

The @HouseGOP may run from a vote for common-sense gun measures, but they can’t hide. #NoBillNoBreak pic.twitter.com/TMnjPmJClS — Elizabeth Warren (@SenWarren) June 22, 2016 Following […]

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Warren, Markey Join Senate Dems’ Surprise, 15-Hour Filibuster for Gun Control

Senators Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey joined their Connecticut colleague Sen. Chris Murphy and fellow Democrats in a surprise, 15-hour filibuster, demanding a vote on gun control […]

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Facing Pressure, Amazon Expands Same-Day Service to Roxbury

Amazon has announced that it will expand Prime same-day delivery in Boston to include Roxbury, after the online retail giant faced criticism for excluding predominantly black […]

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Why Sen. Ed Markey’s Plan to Help Heroin Addicts Might Actually Hurt Them Instead

In the fight to combat the scourge of heroin in Massachusetts and across the country, Senator Ed Markey introduced new legislation last week—piling it onto existing […]

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Sen. Ed Markey Wants Guns to Have Owner Recognition Technology

Referencing the latest James Bond film, U.S. Senator Ed Markey said he wants to bring technology to the table when it comes to talks about […]

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Katherine Clark Will Succeed Ed Markey

State Senator Katherine Clark easily won the special election to replace Senator Ed Markey in the U.S. House of Representatives, no surprise given how easy […]

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Senator Ed Markey Wants Guidelines In Place Before Amazon Starts Shipping Packages Via Drones

Not so fast, package-delivering Amazon drones. Before any robots take to the skies to ship customers their goods in record time, State Senator Ed Markey […]

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Everyone’s Gushing Over Carl Sciortino’s Father-Son Campaign Ad

Just one day after it launched, a campaign ad for Massachusetts congressional candidate Carl Sciortino is looking like an instant classic. Sciortino is an openly […]

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Senator Ed Markey Makes Up His Mind About Syria

As news spread that Syria was open to discussions about handing over its chemical weapons to Russian officials in order to avoid a U.S. intervention, […]

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Is Ed Markey’s Present Vote Better Than a Flip Flop?

As with any news story where conventional wisdom settles within about five seconds, there has been some reconsideration of Senator Ed Markey’s ‘present vote’ in […]

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Ed Markey Annoys Literally Everyone by Voting ‘Present’ on Syrian Resolution

Senator Ed Markey has inspired some head-scratching and even cries of “cowardice” for voting “present” on a resolution authorizing President Obama to use force against […]

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Ed Markey Is Your New Senator

Well, what did you expect. It’s a Democratic state. The Democratic turnout operation has grown into a behemoth of frightening proportion. Republicans in Washington have […]

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NRSC Spokesman: Ed Markey Might Be Ineligible For Office

In a series of Twitter exchanges with me this afternoon, the communications director for the National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC) posited that Congressman Ed Markey […]

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Is Ed Markey Calling In Troops From The North?

We’re used to Massachusetts Democrats rounding up volunteers to go north to help out in New Hampshire campaigns. This time, it’s the other way ’round—here’s […]