Ed is committed to honoring the sacrifices of our veterans and ensuring we do everything possible as a nation to support them when they return from service More »

National Security & Safety at Home

Ed believes that security through diplomacy will best strengthen the foundation for American leadership abroad.

In the Senate, Ed will continue his commitment to ensuring the safety of all families in Massachusetts in their homes, communities and throughout the nation. More »


Ed is committed to our seniors — that means protecting Social Security and Medicare and ensuring that every senior can retire with dignity and respect. More »


Ed Markey is an unwavering supporter of equal rights, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. He has actively fought for marriage equality and worked to end discrimination against the LGBT community. Ed has a 100 percent rating from the Human Rights Campaign and was endorsed by MassEquality because he will be a strong voice for equality in the Senate. More »


Ed believes a strong health care system is the foundation for a robust economy. He has fought to protect and strengthen Medicare and Medicaid so that the most vulnerable in society can access benefits. Ed’s a fierce advocate for medical research and promoting the healthcare technologies that are central to the Massachusetts and national economies. Ed believes that ensuring that all people in our state and nation have access to affordable quality health care reflects the character of our country.
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Safety and Security

Ed has spent his career making the people of Massachusetts and the nation safer and more secure. He is a staunch advocate for gun control and reducing gun violence and has supported commonsense gun reforms that preserve the Second Amendment and protect our children, our parents, and our friends. In 1994, Ed identified a deadly loophole enabling cheap Chinese semi-automatic assault weapons to flood into the U.S. He urged President Clinton to place an emergency moratorium on the importation of these military style assault weapons from China, including the SKS, MAK-90 and other similar weapons. More »


Addressing climate change is a generational challenge, and Ed has been the Congressional leader promoting solutions and urgent action to address the carbon pollution warming our planet. As Senator, Ed will bring a green agenda to the Senate by advancing legislation on climate change, clean energy, and clean-tech jobs. More »


The first in his family to go to college, Ed knows our education system is what makes our country strong. That’s why he has fought in Congress to give our children the best education possible. Ed believes we should reward schools, administrators and teachers who develop innovative and effective teaching methods. That’s why he supports […] More »


What unites us in the Massachusetts and across America is the unshakable belief that no matter where you come from, no matter your circumstances, you can achieve the American Dream.

The immigration system we have now doesn’t reflect those values – it hurts our economy and hurts our national security. More »

Technology and Telecommunications

Ed is a national leader in technology and telecommunications and believes consumers, competition and choice are core values for a 21st century economy. More »