• MyFoxBoston – Dem. Sen. hopeful Markey renews call for ad pledge

    Democratic U.S. Senate hopeful Edward Markey is calling on Republican candidates to sign a pledge discouraging outside groups from running ads in Massachusetts’ special Senate election… Markey and fellow Democratic congressman and Senate hopeful Stephen Lynch have signed the “people’s pledge.” …Markey said the pledge will limit radio, television and internet ads and political mailings […] More »

  • WHMP – Congressman Markey Campaigns for Senate in WMass

    Congressman Markey Campaigns for Senate in WMass Democratic campaign workers in Western Mass are feeling energized after a visit from Congressman Ed Markey Sunday. Congressman Ed Markey’s supporters in the upcoming special Senate election were gathered at Gateway City Arts in Holyoke for an afternoon of training and break-out sessions. Markey showed up a little […] More »

  • The Harvard Crimson – Ward 21 Endorses Markey in Senate Primary

    Members of the Ward 21 Democratic Party Committee, which represents residents of the Allston, Brighton, and Fenway neighborhoods, voted unanimously Saturday morning to endorse U.S. Rep. Edward J. Markey of Malden in his primary battle against U.S. Rep. Stephen F. Lynch of South Boston. Markey and Lynch, as well as three Republicans, are seeking the […] More »

  • Jamaica Plain Gazette – Markey praises JP in local Senate campaign rally

    Energized by a big turnout at a J.P. Licks campaign rally Feb. 24, Congressman Ed Markey told the Gazette that “Jamaica Plain is a very key progressive part of Massachusetts” that is going to “unleash” its power on behalf of his U.S. Senate campaign. Markey also declined to comment on his differences with fellow Congressman […] More »

  • TPM – Exclusive: NARAL Endorses Markey For Senate

    NARAL Pro-Choice America, a leading pro-choice advocacy group, on Thursday will endorse Ed Markey’s Massachusetts Senate bid in the primary special election to fill John Kerry’s Senate seat, TPM has learned. Rep. Markey, a liberal Democrat, is facing off in the April 30 Democratic primary against his more conservative colleague Rep. Stephen Lynch, a pro-life […] More »

  • Belmont Patch – Markey Makes Progressive Pitch to Belmont Dems

    In parts of speech, an interjection is a word solely designed to convey emotion. Think of “Oh no,” or “gosh” at the beginning of a sentence. Some speakers will place the interjection at the end, as a way to seek agreement. Take US Rep. Ed Markey, for instance, who spoke before a room filled with […] More »

  • Swampscott Reporter – Congressman Markey seeks North Shore votes

    Congressman Ed Markey, candidate for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. Senate, spoke at the Lynn Democratic City Committee caucus on Saturday, Feb. 16. Citing his leadership on environmental issues, his support of women’s issues, and his success in building the North Shore economy, Markey asked for their support in his Senate bid. Markey said […] More »

  • Cape Cod Today – Ed Markey wows them in Hyannis

    100 people turned out to hear Congressman Ed Markey who came to Cape Cod Saturday and spoke strongly about his concerns about the Plymouth Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant to a group from Cape Downwinders as well as other issues ranging from the middle class to women’s rights to the environment. More »

  • Taunton Daily Gazette – U.S. Senate hopeful Markey makes campaign stop in Taunton

    One week after Stephen Lynch made a campaign stop at Off Broadway Diner, the man running against the 8th district congressman in the Democratic primary to fill John Kerry’s U.S. Senate seat spoke to a packed house at the same downtown eatery. More »

  • Weston Patch – Weston Dems Endorse Markey for Senate

    On Feb. 10, the Weston Democratic Town Caucus voted “overwhelmingly” to endorse Rep. Ed Markey in his bid for the Senate seat vacated when John Kerry became secretary of state. More »