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On Markey, it’s the whys and wherefores that matter, not the where

Should the Democrats be fortunate enough to become the majority party in the Senate, Markey’s seniority would place him in a position to lead, especially in preserving Social Security, expanding health care, and passing measures that protect our climate and environment.

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Letter to the Editor: Keep Markey in Congress

On the most important environmental issues of our day, Markey is the leader in this country. As far as I know each and every environmental organization has endorsed Markey. This is critical for our very survival. Donald Trump has been going out of his way to wreck environmental laws.

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Boston Globe Endorses Ed Markey For U.S. Senate, Says “It’s Urgent to Keep Ed Markey in the Game”

The Boston Globe endorsed Senator Ed Markey for re-election today, noting that his leadership is focused “not on nostalgia for America’s past but on securing a better future.”

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The Boston Globe Editorial Board endorses Ed Markey in Senate race

The Boston Globe Editorial Board endorsed incumbent Ed Markey on Tuesday, urging voters to send the Malden Democrat back to represent Massachusetts in the Senate in the Sept. 1 primary.

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Send Ed Markey back to the Senate

Markey’s priorities are focused not on nostalgia for America’s past but on securing a better future, whether it’s advocating access to broadband in classrooms, research on gun violence, or curbing the pollution that will change the planet for coming generations. In the protests for racial justice sweeping the country, Markey sees echoes of past social movements, a chance to listen and have the politics of the streets shape the politics on Capitol Hill.

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The Boston Globe endorses Markey in primary against Kennedy

The Boston Globe endorsed Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) in his primary battle against Rep. Joe Kennedy (D-Mass.), calling him a “progressive champion with a solid track record.”

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Ed Markey leans into the new justice movement, and says it isn’t new to him

But as the race enters the final stretch before the Sept. 1 primary, it is the veteran Markey who is showing signs of momentum.

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The paper’s editorial board endorsed Sen. Ed Markey over his Democratic primary challenger this morning, a move that is making waves in the Senate primary race. The Globe cited Markey’s advocacy on climate change as one reason for the endorsement, and suggested Kennedy “lacks the chops and track record” on climate change that Markey can provide as the co-author of the Green New Deal.

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Markey, Kennedy agree on concerns about reopening schools

Rep. Joe Kennedy and Sen. Ed Markey agreed on one thing in a debate held Sunday night — concern over reopening schools.

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Ed Markey accuses Joe Kennedy of voting to ‘hollow out’ Puerto Rico

A new front emerged Sunday in the blockbuster Senate primary battle between incumbent Sen. Ed Markey and Rep. Joe Kennedy III: Puerto Rico.

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Senator Ed Markey addresses climate change during Arlington rally

Sen. Ed Markey appeared in Arlington Monday afternoon, speaking in front of more than 100 supporters at Robbins Farm Park.

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Markey And Kennedy Find Plenty To Disagree About In Latest Senate Debate

Despite agreeing on most issues, Sen. Ed Markey and Rep. Joe Kennedy III found plenty to argue about in their latest debate Sunday night, five weeks before the Sept. 1 primary. They sparred about their records, who is the most progressive and who is best prepared to lead during a pandemic and a racial justice movement.

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Markey, Kennedy spar in Sunday night debate as campaign calendar dwindles

In a closely-watched race upended by the COVID-19 crisis, Senator Edward J. Markey and his challenger, Representative Joseph P. Kennedy III, sparred over immigration and criminal justice Sunday night in a television debate five weeks before their Sept. 1 Democratic primary.

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Markey, Kennedy Debate Calls to Defund Police

In their Democratic Primary debate, Sen. Ed Markey and Rep. Joe Kennedy gave their views on calls to defund police departments.

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Election 2020: Sen. Ed Markey, Rep. Joe Kennedy III debating Sunday night

In a race that’s heat up gradually over social media, a few TV spots and increasingly spirited debates over the course of the coronavirus pandemic, Sen. Ed Markey and Rep. Joe Kennedy III square off in another televised debate on Sunday night.

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Column: A champion for those with disabilities

It was Ed Markey who championed the very first communications access laws to enable people with disabilities to use our nation’s telephone systems.

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Kennedy, Markey circle familiar territory in U.S. Senate primary debate

In a debate at a crucial juncture in their tight U.S. Senate primary battle, U.S. Sen. Edward Markey and challenger U.S. Rep. Joseph Kennedy III largely failed to break new ground, rehashing old arguments over esoteric votes and saving the main fireworks for last.

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Kennedy, Markey spar in Senate primary debate

As the Democratic Senate primary approaches, Rep. Joseph Kennedy III and Sen. Ed Markey faced off in a debate Sunday, emphasizing their differences despite having similar voting records.

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Sen. Ed Markey, Rep. Joe Kennedy Face Off In Fourth Debate

Sen. Ed Markey and Rep. Joe Kennedy squared off for their fourth debate Sunday night. The two are vying for Markey’s Senate seat.

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Mass. Teachers Association Backs Markey Ahead of Primary Debate

The Massachusetts Teachers Association (MTA), a labor group consisting of 110,000 teachers, faculty and professional staff, announced on Saturday, July 25, that it would endorse Markey to keep the seat he has held since 2013.

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Massachusetts Teachers Association Endorses Ed Markey for U.S. Senate

110,000 Teachers, Faculty, Professional Staff, and Education Support Professionals Stand with Ed Markey

The Massachusetts Teachers Association (MTA) today endorsed Ed Markey for re-election to the United States Senate. The major labor support comes at a key moment in the primary race and builds on Senator Ed Markey’s overwhelming existing support among unions, including: the American Federation of Teachers, the American Postal Workers Union of Massachusetts, Postal Workers Local #4553, UNITE Local 26, AFSCME, SEIU 888, SEIU 32BJ, CWA 1400, AFGE, National Association of Social Workers – PACE, and the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA.

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Former Legislative Black Caucus Members Detail Ed Markey’s Role in Helping to Establish Massachusetts’ First Black State Senate District

VIDEO: Former State Senator Bill Owens and Former State Representative Doris Bunte describe Ed Markey’s role in historic vote and endorse him for re-election to U.S. Senate

Former Massachusetts State Senator Bill Owens and former Massachusetts State Representative Doris Bunte are featured in videos released today telling the story of Ed Markey’s work as a freshman state representative to create a new state senate district where a Black legislator could be elected.

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Massachusetts Teachers Association endorses Markey in Senate race

The Massachusetts Teachers Association announced Saturday that it was backing Markey in the Democratic primary on Sept. 1. In June, the American Federation of Teachers Massachusetts also said it was supporting Markey.

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Coalition of Organizations Endorsing Facial Recognition Moratorium Act by Sen. Markey & Rep. Pressley

Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), with Senator Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.), Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), and Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) today announced a growing list of new co-sponsors and endorsers of the Facial Recognition and Biometric Technology Moratorium Act, legislation to stop government use of biometric technology, including facial recognition tools.

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State Senator Sonia Chang-Díaz Endorses Ed Markey for U.S. Senate

Progressive Support for Senator Markey Continues to Grow as Early Voting and Primary Near

State Senator Sonia Chang-Díaz today endorsed Ed Markey for re-election to the United States Senate.

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Over 130 Latinx Elected Officials and Community Leaders Endorse Ed Markey for U.S. Senate

Leaders and Activists Highlight How Markey Has Delivered for Latinx Communities

BOSTON — Over 130 Latinx elected officials and community leaders today released a letter highlighting how Ed Markey has delivered for Latinx and immigrant communities across the state and country. The letter also announced the signatories’ strong endorsement for the Senator’s re-election.

“As the coronavirus disproportionately ravages Latinx communities,

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Ray Ahearn and Kerry Dumbaugh: Vote Markey, then help other Dems

Come September, Massachusetts Democrats will have to choose sides. For us, we’re all in for Markey for the same reasons that the majority of Markey’s Senate Democratic Caucus, including Elizabeth Warren, have endorsed him (as has the young progressive Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez) — he’s not all talk, he takes action.

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Over 130 Latinx elected officials and community leaders today released a letter highlighting how Ed Markey has delivered for Latinx and immigrant communities across the state and country. The letter also announced the signatories’ strong endorsement for the Senator’s re-election

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Curro supports Markey, Rogers

It would be a great loss for Arlington to lose the leadership talents of U.S. Sen. Ed Markey and state Rep. Dave Rogers, each of whom faces primary challenges.

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‘A Clash of the Titans:’ Markey, Kennedy Debate for US Senate Seat

In a tight race between well-known candidates who closely align on the issues, pundits say the bid for a seat in the U.S. Senate between Sen. Ed Markey and Rep. Joe Kennedy III will come down to personality versus policy.

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