Press Releases

  • Senator Markey Endorses Hillary Clinton for President

    Medford, Massachusetts – Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) released the following statement endorsing Hillary Clinton for President. “Hillary Clinton is a trailblazer, a leader and my choice to be the next President of the United States of America. Hillary has spent her career fighting for American families and working to ensure they can achieve their […] More »

  • Senator Markey Calls on All 2016 Presidential Candidates to Release Plans to Address Heroin and Prescription Drug Epidemic

    Medford, Massachusetts – Senator Ed Markey (D-Mass.) today called on all 2016 presidential candidates to release plans to address the heroin and prescription drug crisis. Hillary Clinton today released a detailed plan to fight addiction, with particular emphasis on increasing medication-assisted treatment. Senator Markey has been a leading voice in Congress, releasing a comprehensive strategy […] More »

  • Major Massachusetts Newspapers Endorse Ed for United States Senate

    Endorsements cite Ed’s “independence”, commitment to “issues that matter” and advocacy that is “well-matched to the Massachusetts economy” Medford, Massachusetts – The Boston Globe, Springfield Republican, MetroWest Daily News, Patriot Ledger, Brockton Enterprise, Berkshire Eagle, El Planeta and Northampton Gazette all have endorsed Ed Markey for re-election to the United States Senate. From the Boston […] More »

  • Senator Ed Markey Endorses Seth Moulton for Congress

    ADDITIONAL CONTACTS (Moulton) Scott Ferson,, 617.571.9595 (Moulton) Carrie Rankin,, 617.485.4544 (Markey) Giselle Barry,, 617.858.6057 Salem, MA – Today, surrounded by dozens of supporters at Mike & Lill’s Black Sheep Pub and Grill in Peabody, Senator Ed Markey (D-MA) endorsed Seth Moulton, Marine veteran and Democratic candidate for Congress in Massachusetts’ 6th Congressional […] More »

  • “Women For Markey” Bus Tour Gets Out The Vote In Newton, Medford, Wellesley & Jamaica Plain

    Vicki Kennedy, NOW Pres. Terry O’Neill, American Federation of Teachers Pres. Randi Weingarten & Planned Parenthood Mass. Pres.* Marty Walz Highlight Ed’s Record Of Fighting For Women On Eve Of June 25 Election Charlestown, Massachusetts – Just two days before the June 25 senate special election, Vicki Kennedy, National Organization for Women (NOW) President Terry O’Neill, American Federation of Teachers President […] More »

  • Markey Campaign Announces Locations For Public To Pick Up Tickets For Saturday’s Rally With Vice President Joe Biden

    Charlestown, Massachusetts– The Ed Markey for Senate campaign has announced locations for the public to pick up tickets for Saturday’s grassroots supporters event with Vice President Joe Biden at UMass Dartmouth in Dartmouth, MA.   EVENT INFORMATION: Rally with Vice President Joe Biden and Congressman Ed Markey  Saturday, June 22, 2013  Claire T. Carney Library – […] More »

  • Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell, Elected Leaders Kick-Off Markey Canvass Events

    With only one weekend left before the June 25 special election, hundreds of grassroots volunteers joined elected officials and local leaders at statewide canvass kick-off events to help get out the vote for Rep. Ed Markey. Senator Elizabeth Warren, Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii, Congressman Jim McGovern, Congressman Michael Capuano, Mayor Jon Mitchell and Massachusetts Democratic Party Chairman John Walsh, rallied supporters and shared Ed’s record of standing up to the special interests and protecting the middle class. More »

  • Mayor Jon Mitchell Announces Endorsement of Rep. Ed Markey

    Mayor Jon Mitchell officially endorsed Ed Markey for the United States Senate at the New Bedford canvass kick-off, praising Rep. Markey’s commitment to creating opportunities for the South Coast region and standing up for working families. More »

  • REMARKS: Ed Markey Praises President Clinton At Today’s Rally

    REMARKS OF REPRESENTATIVE ED MARKEY (D-MA) RALLY WITH PRESIDENT BILL CLINTON JUNE 15, 2013 As Prepared For Delivery Thank you all for being here tonight. Thank you, Elizabeth Warren.  You are the #1 protector of Main Street against the abuses of Wall Street. I want to go to the United States Senate to partner with […] More »

  • Patriot Ledger Endorses Ed Markey For Senate, “A Vocal Advocate For Massachusetts And Consumers Of Every State”

    Charlestown, Massachusetts – The Patriot Ledger endorsed Ed Markey for Senate today, calling him “a consummate legislator” and “a vocal advocate for Massachusetts and consumers of every state.”  The Ledger lauds Ed Markey’s efforts in Congress on behalf of the people of Massachusetts, noting his work opening the Internet up to competition and protecting children’s privacy online:  While many Members of […] More »