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Kennedy presses on presence, Markey cites support of leaders in western Massachusetts

The debate was the first in the race since Feb. 18 and it was held at the Springfield studios of Western Mass News and broadcast live in multiple markets and states, with moderators from four different outlets.

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Elección 2020: su. Ed Markey picks up host of western Mass. endorsements in primary against Rep. Joe Kennedy III

su. Ed Markey has picked up a host of recent endorsements from local officials based in western Massachusetts, including mayors, city councilors and local school board members in a region taking center stage in a live televised debate with primary challenger Rep. Joe Kennedy III on Sunday night.

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Markey Calls Trump ‘ScumFor Advice To Crack Down On Protests

Senator Ed Markey had harsh words for President Donald Trump following a national governorscall on Monday. Markey tweeted that Trump wasscumfor his response to protests against police brutality, following the death of George Floyd.

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Kennedy, Markey debate for first time since COVID-19 surge, death of George Floyd

The second debate between the two happened exactly three months before the 2020 Senate primary.

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Markey and Kennedy mix it up in Senate debate

“It’s not just our buildings which are on fire,” Markey said of the unrest that has erupted in US cities. “It is the very soul of our country which is on fire right now. And that fire will not go out until we confront the systemic racism that is built into our society.”

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su. Ed Markey calls Trump ‘scumin pointed tweet on ‘fueling racist hate and violence in our country

Senador de los Estados Unidos. Ed Markey of Massachusetts issued a firm rebuke to President Trump on Twitter Monday afternoon.

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Key Questions, Answered, As Markey And Kennedy Debate Monday Evening

Throughout his long political career, Markey has been a consistent progressive voice in Washington, from the early days of the nuclear freeze movement, which he supported, al Green New Deal, which he co-sponsored with Rep. Alexandria Occasion Cortez (D-NY) in 2019. Markey has also advocated for Medicare for All, tighter gun control, net neutrality, as well as immigrant and LGBT rights, among other progressive causes.

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Markey calls Trump ‘scumover comments on George Floyd protests

su. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) lashed out at President Trump on Monday, calling himscumand accusing him offuelingracism and hatred in America amid protests over the death of George Floyd.

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Masa. Senator Has Trains on His Brain

Senador Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), a member of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee and the Environment and Public Works Committee, has introduced the “Building Rail Across Intercity Networks To Ride Around Interior of the Nation” (BRAIN TRAIN) Act. The legislation authorizes $5 billion annually, for a total of $25 billion over five years, to invest in “high-performance” intercity passenger rail service that will connect communities within a state, across states and around the country.

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Elección 2020: Ed Markey, Joe Kennedy III to debate in Springfield amid coronavirus, unrest nationwide

Markey, 73, has consistently said he’s running on a 40-year track record of getting things done in Congress, including successful fights against the fossil fuel and gun industries. An original co-sponsor of Sen. Bernie Sanders’ Medicare for All Act, Markey has focused on his background fighting for Alzheimer’s research and efforts to successfully secure $200 million in National Institutes of Health for a universal flu vaccine.

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Masa. elected officials denounce Trump’s threat to use military to quell protests

“It would be the act of a dictator,”Dijo Markey. “It would be un-American. It would be an attempt by the president to further foment dissension in our country, rather than bringing us together. I think it’s the act of a desperate man who continues to play to his right-wing base, and I will fight him every single step of the way to make sure that he cannot militarize his campaign in order to try to secure votes for his re-election.”

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su. Markey Introduces ‘Brain Train’ Act to Expand Passenger Rail Across New England

Senador Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), a member of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee and the Environment and Public Works Committee, last week announced introduction of the Building Rail Across Intercity Networks To Ride Around Interior of the Nation (BRAIN TRAIN) Act.

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US Senators Urge Probe of TikTok on Children’s Privacy

Faced with compelling evidence that this wildly popular social media platform is blatantly flouting binding U.S. privacy rules, the FTC should move swiftly to launch an investigation and forcefully hold violators accountable, said the letter, which was signed by Democratic Senators Ed Markey, an author of COPPA, y Richard Blumenthal.

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Markey, Kennedy to debate amid protests, coronavirus pandemic

“We must say loudly and clearly that Black lives matter and demand an end to police violence against Black Americans,” wrote Markey, a Malden Democrat, on Twitter Sunday before his 5:30 pm. virtual conversation with Michael Curry, former president of Boston’s NAACP as well as Rahsaan Hall of the ACLU and others.

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su. Markey Leads Bipartisan Call for Investigation into TikTok’s Children’s Privacy Practices

Senadores Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), Josh Hawley (R-Mo.), Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), and Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) ayer, Mayo 29, wrote to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) urging the agency to investigate new evidence that the popular video social media platform TikTok has violated the privacy of its young users and failed to abide by the terms of a 2019 settlement with the FTC.

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Reps. Richard Neal says passenger rail expansion proposed by Sen. Ed Markey could see bipartisan support

A proposal from Sen. Ed Markey to invest $5 billion annually over the next five years in intercity passenger rail expansion could gain bipartisan support as lawmakers gear up to work on a new infrastructure package, Reps. Richard Neal said on Friday.

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Passenger rail bill unveiled by congressmen

que ciudadanos de EE.UU. su. Ed Markey has announced new legislation that he says would help expand passenger rail service across western Massachusetts.

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que ciudadanos de EE.UU. senators urge probe of TikTok on children’s privacy

Faced with compelling evidence that this wildly popular social media platform is blatantly flouting binding U.S. privacy rules, the FTC should move swiftly to launch an investigation and forcefully hold violators accountable,” said the letter, which was signed by Democratic Senators Ed Markey, an author of COPPA, y Richard Blumenthal.

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Markey Unveils New Passenger Rail Bill

Massachusetts U.S. Senator Ed Markey has announced a new $25 billion bill to expand passenger rail across the state and country.

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Markey, Neal tout Massachusetts East-West Rail with new infrastructure bill

“Congress is debating new infrastructure spending, and rail will take a major role,” Markey said in the steamed press conference Friday morning.

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su. Ed Markey calls for $5 billion annual investment in passenger rail; could boost western Massachusetts service, East-West rail

su. Ed Markey wants the U.S. para invertir $5 billion annually in high-performance intercity passenger rail service, a move he says could help economies get back on track while giving the East-West rail project a boost and link Springfield and western Massachusetts with communities stretching from New Haven to Buffalo.

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Ed Markey stresses need for federal economic support

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to shake the national economy to a frightening degree, su. Ed Markey wants to emphasize the need for that money to keep essential services afloat.

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Bipartisan legislation calls for moment of silence at noon on June 1

According to officials, the effort to reflect on the unprecedented turn of events is the result Americans tragically losing their fight to the COVID-19 pandemic, which by the numbers have approached the 100,000 mark.

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su. Markey Calls for National Plan To Deploy Army of Public Health Workers to Address Coronavirus Pandemic

Senador Edward J. Markey (D-Mass) hoy, Mayo 28, called on the U.S. Departamento de Salud y Servicios Humanos (HHS) to develop a national plan to build surge capacity of medical and non-medical personnel to aid in the coronavirus response.

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Senators Seek Answers on Coronavirus Protections at Guantánamo Bay

A group of senators has written the defense secretary expressing concern about the potential for a “significant outbreak” of the coronavirus at the Pentagon prison at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, seeking answers to how the military is safeguarding the 40 prisoners there and the American forces responsible for them.

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Imagine weathering this without Internet. Many are — and Congress should help.

su. Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) has something different: a proposal that would require the FCC to form a national plan for broadband, updating a 10-year-old strategy with the lessons we’re learning now.

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Senate Dems press DOJ over coronavirus safety precautions in juvenile detention centers

The senators, in a letter to the DOJ’s Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, asked for details on what measures the office has taken to ensure detention conditions are safe during the pandemic.

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Los miembros de la misa. congressional delegation push feds to investigate police shooting of Breonna Taylor in botched drug raid

Senators Elizabeth Warren and Edward Markey and Representatives Joseph P. Kennedy III, Jim McGovern, and Ayanna Pressley signed the letter.

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US Senate Debate: Markey, Kennedy to face off June 8 live on WPRI 12, WPRI.com

que ciudadanos de EE.UU. Senate rivals Ed Markey and Joe Kennedy III will square off in a live televised debate on June 8 hosted by WPRI 12 and Gannett’s Massachusetts publications.

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Senators Introduce Healthcare Broadband Bill as House Companion, Proposes $2 Billion Telehealth Expansion

The bill would expand the Federal Communications Commission’s Rural Health Care Program, which offers funding to eligible health care providers for broadband and telecommunications services.

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