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Boston City Councilor Ricardo Arroyo and Suffolk County Register of Probate Felix D. Arroyo Endorse Ed Markey for United States Senate

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

Boston City Councilor Ricardo Arroyo and Suffolk County Register of Probate Felix D. Arroyo today endorsed Ed Markey for re-election to the United States Senate. Their announcement came in a video released today.

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Human Rights Campaign Endorses Sen. Ed Markey for Re-Election

The Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) civil rights organization, recently endorsed Ed Markey for re-election to the United States Senate.

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Markey and Kennedy tout accomplishments as primary nears

Incumbent U.S. Sen. Ed Markey aired his first TV ad statewide on Thursday as he campaigns for re-election.

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Touting blue-collar roots, Ed Markey releases first TV ad in Senate primary race

The ad, called “Streets,” touts Markey’s progressive bona fides in recent years, like sponsoring Bernie Sanders’ Medicare for All bill, co-authoring the Green New Deal with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, and walking with activists in a recent Black Lives Matter march.

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Markey touts ‘strong sense of momentum’

US Senator Edward J. Markey is in a tight race for re-election on Sept. 1 as he faces a vigorous challenge from a fellow Democrat. Nonetheless, he told the Reporter on Sunday, he is upbeat, pointing to a deep well of support in Dorchester and other city neighborhoods.

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Senator Ed Markey holds livestream to discuss illnesses linked to COVID-19

Health rights advocates are discussing the possible links between Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and viral illnesses like COVID-19 in a livestream led by Senator Ed Markey.

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Boston City Wards 4 & 5 Democratic Committees Endorse Ed Markey for United States Senate

The Boston Democratic Ward Committees’ Support Comes As Voting Nears, Adding to Senator’s Campaign Momentum

Both Boston Ward 4 and Ward 5 Democratic Committees voted last night to endorse Senator Ed Markey for re-election to the United States Senate. Their announcements come as mail-in and early voting nears in the primary election.

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Ed Markey for U.S. Senate Campaign Releases First Television Ad of Senate Primary

Comes as grassroots momentum builds for re-election with endorsements, expanding digital reach

The Ed Markey for U.S. Senate campaign today released its first television ad. The 30 second ad begins airing on Thursday, July 23. The ad will air on both broadcast and cable television in all media markets in the state.

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Kenzie Bok Endorses Ed Markey for United States Senate

Boston City Councilor Kenzie Bok announced today her endorsement of Senator Ed Markey for re-election to the United States Senate. Her announcement comes with a little over a month left before the primary voting closes.

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Ed Markey launches first TV ad

Senator Edward J. Markey is up with his first television ad in his reelection fight against Representative Joseph P. Kennedy III, who is challenging him in the Sept. 1 Democratic primary.

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As Mail-In and Early Voting Nears, the Ed Markey for U.S. Senate Campaign is Seeing Surge in Grassroots Momentum

Series of Endorsements, Launch of a Statewide Bus Tour, New Digital Tools and Events with Hundreds of Supporters Demonstrate Strong, People-Powered Campaign

As mail-in and early voting nears before the U.S. Senate primary, the Ed Markey for U.S. Senate campaign is building significant grassroots strength.

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Kenzie Bok Endorses Ed Markey for United States Senate

Boston City Councilor Endorses the Senator in Final Weeks of the Primary

Boston City Councilor Kenzie Bok announced today her endorsement of Senator Ed Markey for re-election to the United States Senate. Her announcement comes with a little over a month left before the primary voting closes.

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Human Rights Campaign Endorses Sen. Markey

The Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) civil rights organization, recently endorsed Ed Markey for re-election to the United States Senate.

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Election 2020: Sen. Ed Markey endorsed by 100 former government officials, advocates, educators

An informal group of former senior federal and state government officials, educators and advocates for the environment, health care and consumers joined together Tuesday to endorse Sen. Ed Markey, who faces a primary challenge from U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III.

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Senators Try to Restrain Trump’s ‘Secret Police’ as President Threatens Democrat-Run Cities

In addition to Merkley, Wyden, and Murphy, the NDAA amendment was cosponsored by Sens. “Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), Edward J. Markey (D-MA), Kamala Harris (D-CA), Cory Booker (D-NJ), Patty Murray (D-WA), Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Richard Durbin (D-IL), Maria Cantwell (D-WA), Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Angus King (I-ME), Mazie Hirono (D-HI), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Martin Heinrich (D-NM), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), and Michael Bennet (D-CO),”

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Markey Backers Tout Experience, Results in Call

Giving him credit for helping to pass over 500 laws in his lengthy career in Congress, a group of consumer advocates, former colleagues and state leaders came together Tuesday to make the case for why U.S. Sen. Edward Markey deserves another term in Congress.

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Guest columnists U.S. Sen. Ed Markey and U.S. Rep James McGovern: As hunger crisis deepens, families need relief

Despite President Donald Trump’s nonsensical claims that we have more cases because we have more testing, the reality is that this administration’s management of this crisis has been a disaster.

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Ed Markey On Push For More Federal COVID-19 Relief, Senate Race Against Kennedy And Trump’s ‘Criminally Negligent’ Handling Of Pandemic

WGBH Morning Edition host Joe Mathieu spoke with Sen. Ed Markey about his plans to push for more assistance, as well as the ongoing Senate race between him and Rep. Joe Kennedy III.

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Employees Sue Whole Foods for Disciplining Workers Who Wore Black Lives Matter Masks

“Whole Foods workers, like dedicated grocery workers across the country, are risking their lives everyday during the coronavirus pandemic,” U.S. Sen. Ed Markey said.

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Workers Walk Off Job In Boston For ‘Strike for Black Lives’ Rally

Donald Trump is criminally negligent in what he is not doing to protect families in our country, to protect essential workers in our country from the danger of the coronavirus, from the danger of racism, from the danger every single day essential workers run by working, Markey said.

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‘Strike for Black Lives’ demonstration in Boston draws speeches from Sen. Ed Markey, Rep. Joe Kennedy as hundreds gather outside statehouse

Hundreds gathered outside the statehouse Monday in Boston, including Sen. Ed Markey and U.S. Rep. Joseph Kennedy III and State Rep. Liz Miranda, to participate in a nationwide demonstration dubbed “Strike for Black Lives.”

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State leaders salute John Lewis’ ‘good trouble’ in ‘struggle of a lifetime’

“He was a man of integrity, intelligence and clarity of purpose, and his spirit flowed through every single protester on America’s streets chanting Black Lives Matters and making ‘good trouble,’” Markey said in a statement.

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Kennedy, Markey Focus on Pandemic Relief During Events Sunday

Rep. Joe Kennedy III and Sen. Ed Markey each focused on economic relief from the coronavirus pandemic during separate events Sunday as their Senate Democratic primary race heats up.

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PHOTOS: Massachusetts colleagues remember Rep. John Lewis

Sen. Edward Markey, D-Massachusetts: “He was a man of integrity, intelligence, and clarity of purpose, and his spirit flowed through every single protester on America’s streets chanting Black Lives Matters and making good trouble. They are all John Lewis’s children, and his legacy will be found in the lasting change we must create in the weeks, months, and years ahead.”

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Markey Touts Fisheries Aid, Hedges NOAA Question in New Bedford

In a New Bedford campaign stop on Friday U.S. Sen. Ed Markey touted his work to procure coronavirus aid for the fisheries and to secure federal port infrastructure funding for the city’s working waterfront.

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Progressive Caucus Announces Opposition to ‘Wasteful, Bloated’ $740 Billion Pentagon Budget Proposal

Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt) and Ed Markey (D-Mass.) are co-sponsoring a companion amendment in the Senate. In a speech on the Senate floor last month, Sanders described the proposed 10% cut as a “modest” way to begin shifting U.S. spending priorities away from endless war and toward urgent domestic concerns.

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What Mass. politicians had to say following the death of Rep. John Lewis

@EdMarkey “It took enormous courage for John Lewis to lead the life he lived—to build and strive against systemic oppression, to inspire others to fight for justice, and to hold onto hope in our darkest hours. I have learned so much from him and am forever grateful for his leadership.”

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Sen. Markey Blasts Secretary of State’s Assault on Human Rights

Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, released the following statement in response to the release of the Report of the Commission on Unalienable Rights and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s speech announcing the report.

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Mass Lawmakers Urge Stop & Shop To Reconsider Terminating Hazard Pay For Employees

United States Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) led the Massachusetts congressional delegation, including Senator Edward J. Markey (D-MA) and Representatives Richard E. Neal (D-MA-01), James P. McGovern (D-MA-02), Stephen F. Lynch (D-MA-08), William Keating (D-MA-09), Joseph P. Kennedy III (D-MA-04), Katherine Clark (D-MA-05), Seth Moulton (D-MA-06), Ayanna Pressley (D-MA-07) and Lori Trahan (D-MA-03), in a letter urging Stop & Shop to reinstate hazard pay for frontline workers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Sen. Markey Applauds FCC TRACED Act Mandate

U.S. Sens. John Thune (R-S.D.) and Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), authors of the Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence (TRACED) Act, yesterday. July 17 issued the following statement on the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC’s) “report and order” to establish safe harbors from liability for voice service providers that block unwanted robocalls.

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