Daily Journal: U.S. Sen. Edward Markey says he wants to help educate young people about climate change

BOSTON — U.S. Sen. Edward Markey says he wants to help educate young people about climate change. The Massachusetts Democrat filed legislation last week that would require the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to create a climate change education program for all age levels. Markey says the program would explore solutions to climate change, the […] More »

Boston Globe: Markey calls for Senate ‘showdown’ on gun control

US Senator Edward Markey delivered a blistering call Friday for lawmakers to pass stricter gun control measures, saying the worst mass shooting in modern US history should compel them to act boldly. On the heels of his participation in Senate Democrats’ 15-hour filibuster that ended early Thursday, Markey said at a news conference attended by […] More »

WBZ TV: Senator Markey Hits the Mark

BOSTON (CBS) – At a Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs luncheon on Friday, Massachusetts Senator Ed Markey was right on target. Consider these shots: His recommendation on the purchase of guns: “If you are on the no fly list, you should be on the no buy list.” In response to Donald Trump’s slogan, […] More »

MassLive: Sen. Ed Markey calls for stronger gun control after Orlando shooting

BOSTON — U.S. Sen. Ed Markey, a Massachusetts Democrat, on Friday voiced strong support for Democratic-sponsored bills expanding U.S. gun control laws. The U.S. Senate is expected to vote on a variety of gun-related measures Monday, a little over a week after a mass shooting at an Orlando nightclub. While none of the measures are […] More »