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When it comes to a winning message, Markey’s home alone

When it comes to a winning message, Markey’s home alone

It is a telling photo. It is of Sen. Eddie Markey sitting on the front porch of his “home” on 7 Townsend St. in working class Malden. Markey grew up in the mod [...]

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Kennedy vs. Markey: Isn’t there some way they can both lose?

Kennedy vs. Markey: Isn’t there some way they can both lose?

It’s a very difficult choice in the Senate primary between Sen. Ed Markey and U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III.

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Ed Markey, Sheriff Hodgson Round 2 on Twitter

Ed Markey, Sheriff Hodgson Round 2 on Twitter

Bristol Sheriff Thomas Hodgson, a law-and-order Republican, is knocking U.S. Sen. Ed Markey for his disrespect of the American flag by tweeting a photo with th [...]

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Kennedy, Markey support defunding police

Kennedy, Markey support defunding police

U.S. Sen. Edward J. Markey and U.S. Rep Joseph P. Kennedy III clashed over criminal justice reform during a fiery debate Monday night while agreeing on sweepin [...]

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Ed Markey misses key votes on Trump appointees

Ed Markey misses key votes on Trump appointees

Sen. Edward Markey, who has cast himself as a leader in the resistance against President Trump, missed two key votes on controversial Trump appointments that p [...]

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Keller: Kennedy Attacks 'Sluggish' Markey In Senate Primary Debate

Keller: Kennedy Attacks 'Sluggish' Markey In Senate Primary Debate

BOSTON (CBS) – Back in mid-February, when the world was young, Senator Ed Markey and his primary challenger Rep. Joe Kennedy met in their first debate at WGBH. [...]

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Coronavirus forcing gloves off in Kennedy, Markey U.S. Senate battle

Coronavirus forcing gloves off in Kennedy, Markey U.S. Senate battle

U.S. Sen. Edward Markey and U.S. Rep. Joseph Kennedy III will face off at 7 p.m. Monday in their first debate since February as they attempt to draw attention [...]

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Chabot: Markey takes heat from Kennedy backer over service to black community

Chabot: Markey takes heat from Kennedy backer over service to black community

Old footage of Sen. Ed Markey questioning a rapper in 2007 about offensive music sparked fresh campaign fodder Tuesday after a Boston anti-violence activist hi [...]

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Chabot: Ed Markey’s latest coronavirus campaign strategy – free money for voters

Chabot: Ed Markey’s latest coronavirus campaign strategy – free money for voters

You know incumbent U.S. Sen. Ed Markey is in trouble when he’s offering voters free money. That’s what Markey, facing the re-election battle of his life agains [...]

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Sanders, Harris propose recurring $2,000 stimulus checks throughout rest of coronavirus crisis

Sanders, Harris propose recurring $2,000 stimulus checks throughout rest of coronavirus crisis

Sens. Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris and Ed Markey have teamed up to introduce a bill to give Americans $2,000 checks every month for the duration of the corona [...]

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Kennedy takes 12 point lead over Markey in Massachusetts Senate primary

Kennedy takes 12 point lead over Markey in Massachusetts Senate primary

Rep. Joe Kennedy III has opened up a double-digit lead over Sen. Ed Markey in their primary battle in Massachusetts.

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Protesters hold drive-in rally to voice support for reopening Virginia

Protesters hold drive-in rally to voice support for reopening Virginia

A group of 10 Democratic senators is calling on the inspectors general for the Department of Health and Human Services and FEMA to investigate the Trump admini [...]

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Ed Markey introduces legislation to limit Trump’s power to fire Fauci

Ed Markey introduces legislation to limit Trump’s power to fire Fauci

U.S. Sen. Edward Markey is filing legislation that would prevent the president from removing Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert — an [...]

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Heavily Armed Fans Guard Statue Of Yogi Bear In Case It Turns Out He Supported Confederacy

Heavily Armed Fans Guard Statue Of Yogi Bear In Case It Turns Out He Supported Confederacy

SIOUX FALLS, SD—Wielding assault rifles and chanting “smarter than the average bear” as they gathered around the cartoon character, heavily armed fans reported [...]

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US airlines may ban passengers who refuse face masks

US airlines may ban passengers who refuse face masks

On Twitter, Senator Ed Markey, who has been vocal along with about a dozen other Democratic senators on airline issues during the pandemic, praised the tougher [...]

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Massachusetts Democrat Senate Candidates Both Back Defunding Police

Massachusetts Democrat Senate Candidates Both Back Defunding Police

Sen. Ed Markey and Rep. Joe Kennedy III openly supported the growing calls to defund the police during a televised debate on Monday.

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Keller: Familiar Battle Lines In Latest Markey, Kennedy Debate

Keller: Familiar Battle Lines In Latest Markey, Kennedy Debate

Within minutes of the start of the debate, Sen. Ed Markey was on the attack against Rep. Joe Kennedy with an intensity lacking in last week’s Western Massachus [...]

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Markey, Kennedy face off in Democratic primary debate

Markey, Kennedy face off in Democratic primary debate

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts U.S. Sen. Edward Markey and his Democratic primary challenger, U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III, said in a televised debate Monday that ge [...]

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Dem Sen. Markey Blames 'Scum' Trump for Riots

Dem Sen. Markey Blames 'Scum' Trump for Riots

Claiming the president's tough talk to quell riots is "fueling racist hate and violence," a Senate Democrat amped up the hate amid the George Floyd rioting and [...]

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

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

U.S. Sen. Ed Markey and Rep. Richard Neal unveiled a bill that would pump billions into passenger rail funding — and touted how it could lay the tracks for the [...]

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Rep. Joe Kennedy III (D-MA) will face Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) on June 1 in their s [...]

Rep. Joe Kennedy III (D-MA) will face Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) on June 1 in their s [...]

Rep. Joe Kennedy III (D-MA) will face Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) on June 1 in their second Senate primary debate, which was initially slated for March but postponed [...]

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Sen. Markey: Trump Is the 'Latter-Day Herbert Hoover'

Sen. Markey: Trump Is the 'Latter-Day Herbert Hoover'

Monday on MSNBC, Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) compared President Donald Trump's response to the coronavirus pandemic to President Herbert Hoover handling of the begin [...]

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Finally, Joe K III comes out swinging against Markey

Finally, Joe K III comes out swinging against Markey

Joe Kennedy finally threw a punch. So maybe the pillow fight with Sen. Eddie Markey is over And maybe the veteran Markey will punch back. We’ll see what happen [...]

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Senate Dems Propose $2K Monthly Checks for Virus Relief

Senate Dems Propose $2K Monthly Checks for Virus Relief

Some Democrats in Congress want to send Americans more money during the coronavirus pandemic. Sens. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and Ed Mark [...]

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Markey, Warren seek veterans’ home probe as more coronavirus outbreaks emerge at nursing homes

Markey, Warren seek veterans’ home probe as more coronavirus outbreaks emerge at nursing homes

U.S. Sens. Edward Markey and Elizabeth Warren are calling for an investigation into the federal Department of Veterans Affairs’ oversight of veterans homes as [...]

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Ed Markey introduces bill in response to fringe movement to fire Anthony Fauci

Ed Markey introduces bill in response to fringe movement to fire Anthony Fauci

"Educating the public about the science and the facts that will save lives is not, and should never be, a firing offense."

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Ed Markey vs. Joe Kennedy in coronavirus era? No contest

Ed Markey vs. Joe Kennedy in coronavirus era? No contest

The deadly coronavirus crisis has upended the marquee U.S. Senate race of Joe Kennedy versus incumbent Ed Markey, but only one candidate is keeping on top – Ke [...]

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Joe Kennedy raises nearly $2 million in the first quarter, will resume campaigning during coronavirus

Joe Kennedy raises nearly $2 million in the first quarter, will resume campaigning during coronavirus

U.S. Rep. Joseph Kennedy III raised nearly $2 million this quarter in his bid to unseat U.S. Sen. Edward Markey — despite not actively fundraising for the last [...]

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Massachusetts Democratic Party cancels convention over coronavirus, Markey and Kennedy will both appear on ballot

Massachusetts Democratic Party cancels convention over coronavirus, Markey and Kennedy will both appear on ballot

Massachusetts Democrats intend to cancel their state convention in May due to the coronavirus crisis, the party has announced — though both U.S. Sen. Edward Ma [...]

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Changes coming in administration at Glenbrook schools

Changes coming in administration at Glenbrook schools

Glenbrook North will have a new principal when school resumes, and Jason Markey won't be the only new administrator at Glenbrook North or Glenbrook South.

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Ed Markey slammed for disrespecting the American flag

Ed Markey slammed for disrespecting the American flag

U.S. Sen. Edward Markey, currently in a heated re-election battle against U.S. Rep. Joseph P. Kennedy III, scrambled to downplay outrage after the Malden pol p [...]

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Ed Markey rips Joe Kennedy as ‘progressive-in-name-only’ in heated debate

Ed Markey rips Joe Kennedy as ‘progressive-in-name-only’ in heated debate

The two Massachusetts Democrats clashed in by-far their most contentious debate of the high-profile primary race.

Read full article: Ed Markey rips Joe Kennedy as ‘progressi...→
‘Defund police’ debate hits Kennedy, Markey Senate race

‘Defund police’ debate hits Kennedy, Markey Senate race

U.S. Sen. Edward J. Markey is calling to defund police departments, ban police use of tear gas, and halt “weapons of war,” going to law enforcement in a stunni [...]

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Markey, Kennedy to debate amid protests, coronavirus pandemic

Markey, Kennedy to debate amid protests, coronavirus pandemic

U.S. Sen Ed Markey and Rep. Joseph P. Kennedy III will hit the debate stage tonight as riots continue to erupt across the nation protesting George Floyd’s deat [...]

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Hoyer Draws Ire from Climate Activists for Backing Kennedy over Markey

Hoyer Draws Ire from Climate Activists for Backing Kennedy over Markey

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer is facing criticism from climate activists after supporting Rep. Joe Kennedy III over Sen. Ed Markey.

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Joe Kennedy, Ed Markey to Square Off in June Debate

Joe Kennedy, Ed Markey to Square Off in June Debate

Rep. Joe Kennedy III will face Sen. Ed Markey on June 1 in their second of at least four debates scheduled to occur before the primary.

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Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, Ed Markey team up to propose monthly payments of $2K during pandemic

Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, Ed Markey team up to propose monthly payments of $2K during pandemic

(CNN) — In response to the worsening economic crisis facing the country, Sens. Kamala Harris of California and Bernie Sanders of Vermont along with Ed...

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Ed Markey calls for federal rule requiring airplane passengers to wear masks

Ed Markey calls for federal rule requiring airplane passengers to wear masks

"A patchwork of rules simply cannot address the interconnected and widespread health risks of a global pandemic."

Read full article: Ed Markey calls for federal rule requiri...→
Keller: Ed Markey Says Country 'Unprepared' To Reopen Amid Coronavirus

Keller: Ed Markey Says Country 'Unprepared' To Reopen Amid Coronavirus

Sen. Ed Markey said the U.S. doesn't have enough testing and supplies in place to reopen the economy in a quick and safe fashion.

Read full article: Keller: Ed Markey Says Country 'Unprepar...→
Markey Introducing Bill To Protect Dr. Fauci From Being Fired

Markey Introducing Bill To Protect Dr. Fauci From Being Fired

Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey is introducing legislation to protect research institute heads like Dr. Anthony Fauci from being fired without cause.

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Ed Markey is ‘deeply concerned’ about the White House’s reported interest in a coronavirus surveillance network

Ed Markey is ‘deeply concerned’ about the White House’s reported interest in a coronavirus surveillance network

"We should not simply accept the declarations by some in power who will tell us that we have to stray from the guiding principles and civil liberties that make [...]

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When it comes to a winning message, Markey’s home alone

When it comes to a winning message, Markey’s home alone

It is a telling photo. It is of Sen. Eddie Markey sitting on the front porch of his “home” on 7 Townsend St. in working class Malden. Markey grew up in the mod [...]

Read full article: When it comes to a winning message, Mark...→
Changes coming in administration at Glenbrook schools

Changes coming in administration at Glenbrook schools

Glenbrook North will have a new principal when school resumes, and Jason Markey won't be the only new administrator at Glenbrook North or Glenbrook South.

Read full article: Changes coming in administration at Glen...→
US airlines may ban passengers who refuse face masks

US airlines may ban passengers who refuse face masks

On Twitter, Senator Ed Markey, who has been vocal along with about a dozen other Democratic senators on airline issues during the pandemic, praised the tougher [...]

Read full article: US airlines may ban passengers who refus...→
Ed Markey, Sheriff Hodgson Round 2 on Twitter

Ed Markey, Sheriff Hodgson Round 2 on Twitter

Bristol Sheriff Thomas Hodgson, a law-and-order Republican, is knocking U.S. Sen. Ed Markey for his disrespect of the American flag by tweeting a photo with th [...]

Read full article: Ed Markey, Sheriff Hodgson Round 2 on Tw...→
Ed Markey rips Joe Kennedy as ‘progressive-in-name-only’ in heated debate

Ed Markey rips Joe Kennedy as ‘progressive-in-name-only’ in heated debate

The two Massachusetts Democrats clashed in by-far their most contentious debate of the high-profile primary race.

Read full article: Ed Markey rips Joe Kennedy as ‘progressi...→
Keller: Familiar Battle Lines In Latest Markey, Kennedy Debate

Keller: Familiar Battle Lines In Latest Markey, Kennedy Debate

Within minutes of the start of the debate, Sen. Ed Markey was on the attack against Rep. Joe Kennedy with an intensity lacking in last week’s Western Massachus [...]

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Ed Markey misses key votes on Trump appointees

Ed Markey misses key votes on Trump appointees

Sen. Edward Markey, who has cast himself as a leader in the resistance against President Trump, missed two key votes on controversial Trump appointments that p [...]

Read full article: Ed Markey misses key votes on Trump appo...→
Dem Sen. Markey Blames 'Scum' Trump for Riots

Dem Sen. Markey Blames 'Scum' Trump for Riots

Claiming the president's tough talk to quell riots is "fueling racist hate and violence," a Senate Democrat amped up the hate amid the George Floyd rioting and [...]

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Coronavirus forcing gloves off in Kennedy, Markey U.S. Senate battle

Coronavirus forcing gloves off in Kennedy, Markey U.S. Senate battle

U.S. Sen. Edward Markey and U.S. Rep. Joseph Kennedy III will face off at 7 p.m. Monday in their first debate since February as they attempt to draw attention [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus forcing gloves off in Kenned...→
Hoyer Draws Ire from Climate Activists for Backing Kennedy over Markey

Hoyer Draws Ire from Climate Activists for Backing Kennedy over Markey

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer is facing criticism from climate activists after supporting Rep. Joe Kennedy III over Sen. Ed Markey.

Read full article: Hoyer Draws Ire from Climate Activists f...→
Rep. Joe Kennedy III (D-MA) will face Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) on June 1 in their s [...]

Rep. Joe Kennedy III (D-MA) will face Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) on June 1 in their s [...]

Rep. Joe Kennedy III (D-MA) will face Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) on June 1 in their second Senate primary debate, which was initially slated for March but postponed [...]

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Chabot: Ed Markey’s latest coronavirus campaign strategy – free money for voters

Chabot: Ed Markey’s latest coronavirus campaign strategy – free money for voters

You know incumbent U.S. Sen. Ed Markey is in trouble when he’s offering voters free money. That’s what Markey, facing the re-election battle of his life agains [...]

Read full article: Chabot: Ed Markey’s latest coronavirus c...→
Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, Ed Markey team up to propose monthly payments of $2K during pandemic

Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, Ed Markey team up to propose monthly payments of $2K during pandemic

(CNN) — In response to the worsening economic crisis facing the country, Sens. Kamala Harris of California and Bernie Sanders of Vermont along with Ed...

Read full article: Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, Ed Markey...→
Finally, Joe K III comes out swinging against Markey

Finally, Joe K III comes out swinging against Markey

Joe Kennedy finally threw a punch. So maybe the pillow fight with Sen. Eddie Markey is over And maybe the veteran Markey will punch back. We’ll see what happen [...]

Read full article: Finally, Joe K III comes out swinging ag...→
Markey, Warren seek veterans’ home probe as more coronavirus outbreaks emerge at nursing homes

Markey, Warren seek veterans’ home probe as more coronavirus outbreaks emerge at nursing homes

U.S. Sens. Edward Markey and Elizabeth Warren are calling for an investigation into the federal Department of Veterans Affairs’ oversight of veterans homes as [...]

Read full article: Markey, Warren seek veterans’ home probe...→
Protesters hold drive-in rally to voice support for reopening Virginia

Protesters hold drive-in rally to voice support for reopening Virginia

A group of 10 Democratic senators is calling on the inspectors general for the Department of Health and Human Services and FEMA to investigate the Trump admini [...]

Read full article: Protesters hold drive-in rally to voice ...→
Keller: Ed Markey Says Country 'Unprepared' To Reopen Amid Coronavirus

Keller: Ed Markey Says Country 'Unprepared' To Reopen Amid Coronavirus

Sen. Ed Markey said the U.S. doesn't have enough testing and supplies in place to reopen the economy in a quick and safe fashion.

Read full article: Keller: Ed Markey Says Country 'Unprepar...→
Ed Markey introduces bill in response to fringe movement to fire Anthony Fauci

Ed Markey introduces bill in response to fringe movement to fire Anthony Fauci

"Educating the public about the science and the facts that will save lives is not, and should never be, a firing offense."

Read full article: Ed Markey introduces bill in response to...→
Ed Markey introduces legislation to limit Trump’s power to fire Fauci

Ed Markey introduces legislation to limit Trump’s power to fire Fauci

U.S. Sen. Edward Markey is filing legislation that would prevent the president from removing Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert — an [...]

Read full article: Ed Markey introduces legislation to limi...→
Ed Markey is ‘deeply concerned’ about the White House’s reported interest in a coronavirus surveillance network

Ed Markey is ‘deeply concerned’ about the White House’s reported interest in a coronavirus surveillance network

"We should not simply accept the declarations by some in power who will tell us that we have to stray from the guiding principles and civil liberties that make [...]

Read full article: Ed Markey is ‘deeply concerned’ about th...→
Joe Kennedy raises nearly $2 million in the first quarter, will resume campaigning during coronavirus

Joe Kennedy raises nearly $2 million in the first quarter, will resume campaigning during coronavirus

U.S. Rep. Joseph Kennedy III raised nearly $2 million this quarter in his bid to unseat U.S. Sen. Edward Markey — despite not actively fundraising for the last [...]

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Heavily Armed Fans Guard Statue Of Yogi Bear In Case It Turns Out He Supported Confederacy

Heavily Armed Fans Guard Statue Of Yogi Bear In Case It Turns Out He Supported Confederacy

SIOUX FALLS, SD—Wielding assault rifles and chanting “smarter than the average bear” as they gathered around the cartoon character, heavily armed fans reported [...]

Read full article: Heavily Armed Fans Guard Statue Of Yogi ...→
Kennedy vs. Markey: Isn’t there some way they can both lose?

Kennedy vs. Markey: Isn’t there some way they can both lose?

It’s a very difficult choice in the Senate primary between Sen. Ed Markey and U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III.

Read full article: Kennedy vs. Markey: Isn’t there some way...→
Ed Markey slammed for disrespecting the American flag

Ed Markey slammed for disrespecting the American flag

U.S. Sen. Edward Markey, currently in a heated re-election battle against U.S. Rep. Joseph P. Kennedy III, scrambled to downplay outrage after the Malden pol p [...]

Read full article: Ed Markey slammed for disrespecting the ...→
Massachusetts Democrat Senate Candidates Both Back Defunding Police

Massachusetts Democrat Senate Candidates Both Back Defunding Police

Sen. Ed Markey and Rep. Joe Kennedy III openly supported the growing calls to defund the police during a televised debate on Monday.

Read full article: Massachusetts Democrat Senate Candidates...→
Kennedy, Markey support defunding police

Kennedy, Markey support defunding police

U.S. Sen. Edward J. Markey and U.S. Rep Joseph P. Kennedy III clashed over criminal justice reform during a fiery debate Monday night while agreeing on sweepin [...]

Read full article: Kennedy, Markey support defunding police...→
‘Defund police’ debate hits Kennedy, Markey Senate race

‘Defund police’ debate hits Kennedy, Markey Senate race

U.S. Sen. Edward J. Markey is calling to defund police departments, ban police use of tear gas, and halt “weapons of war,” going to law enforcement in a stunni [...]

Read full article: ‘Defund police’ debate hits Kennedy, Mar...→
Markey, Kennedy face off in Democratic primary debate

Markey, Kennedy face off in Democratic primary debate

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts U.S. Sen. Edward Markey and his Democratic primary challenger, U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III, said in a televised debate Monday that ge [...]

Read full article: Markey, Kennedy face off in Democratic p...→
Keller: Kennedy Attacks 'Sluggish' Markey In Senate Primary Debate

Keller: Kennedy Attacks 'Sluggish' Markey In Senate Primary Debate

BOSTON (CBS) – Back in mid-February, when the world was young, Senator Ed Markey and his primary challenger Rep. Joe Kennedy met in their first debate at WGBH. [...]

Read full article: Keller: Kennedy Attacks 'Sluggish' Marke...→
Markey, Kennedy to debate amid protests, coronavirus pandemic

Markey, Kennedy to debate amid protests, coronavirus pandemic

U.S. Sen Ed Markey and Rep. Joseph P. Kennedy III will hit the debate stage tonight as riots continue to erupt across the nation protesting George Floyd’s deat [...]

Read full article: Markey, Kennedy to debate amid protests,...→
Markey, Neal tout Massachusetts East-West Rail with new infrastructure bill

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

U.S. Sen. Ed Markey and Rep. Richard Neal unveiled a bill that would pump billions into passenger rail funding — and touted how it could lay the tracks for the [...]

Read full article: Markey, Neal tout Massachusetts East-Wes...→
Chabot: Markey takes heat from Kennedy backer over service to black community

Chabot: Markey takes heat from Kennedy backer over service to black community

Old footage of Sen. Ed Markey questioning a rapper in 2007 about offensive music sparked fresh campaign fodder Tuesday after a Boston anti-violence activist hi [...]

Read full article: Chabot: Markey takes heat from Kennedy b...→
Joe Kennedy, Ed Markey to Square Off in June Debate

Joe Kennedy, Ed Markey to Square Off in June Debate

Rep. Joe Kennedy III will face Sen. Ed Markey on June 1 in their second of at least four debates scheduled to occur before the primary.

Read full article: Joe Kennedy, Ed Markey to Square Off in ...→
Sen. Markey: Trump Is the 'Latter-Day Herbert Hoover'

Sen. Markey: Trump Is the 'Latter-Day Herbert Hoover'

Monday on MSNBC, Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) compared President Donald Trump's response to the coronavirus pandemic to President Herbert Hoover handling of the begin [...]

Read full article: Sen. Markey: Trump Is the 'Latter-Day He...→
Sanders, Harris propose recurring $2,000 stimulus checks throughout rest of coronavirus crisis

Sanders, Harris propose recurring $2,000 stimulus checks throughout rest of coronavirus crisis

Sens. Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris and Ed Markey have teamed up to introduce a bill to give Americans $2,000 checks every month for the duration of the corona [...]

Read full article: Sanders, Harris propose recurring $2,000...→
Senate Dems Propose $2K Monthly Checks for Virus Relief

Senate Dems Propose $2K Monthly Checks for Virus Relief

Some Democrats in Congress want to send Americans more money during the coronavirus pandemic. Sens. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and Ed Mark [...]

Read full article: Senate Dems Propose $2K Monthly Checks f...→
Kennedy takes 12 point lead over Markey in Massachusetts Senate primary

Kennedy takes 12 point lead over Markey in Massachusetts Senate primary

Rep. Joe Kennedy III has opened up a double-digit lead over Sen. Ed Markey in their primary battle in Massachusetts.

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Ed Markey calls for federal rule requiring airplane passengers to wear masks

Ed Markey calls for federal rule requiring airplane passengers to wear masks

"A patchwork of rules simply cannot address the interconnected and widespread health risks of a global pandemic."

Read full article: Ed Markey calls for federal rule requiri...→
Markey Introducing Bill To Protect Dr. Fauci From Being Fired

Markey Introducing Bill To Protect Dr. Fauci From Being Fired

Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey is introducing legislation to protect research institute heads like Dr. Anthony Fauci from being fired without cause.

Read full article: Markey Introducing Bill To Protect Dr. F...→
Ed Markey vs. Joe Kennedy in coronavirus era? No contest

Ed Markey vs. Joe Kennedy in coronavirus era? No contest

The deadly coronavirus crisis has upended the marquee U.S. Senate race of Joe Kennedy versus incumbent Ed Markey, but only one candidate is keeping on top – Ke [...]

Read full article: Ed Markey vs. Joe Kennedy in coronavirus...→
Massachusetts Democratic Party cancels convention over coronavirus, Markey and Kennedy will both appear on ballot

Massachusetts Democratic Party cancels convention over coronavirus, Markey and Kennedy will both appear on ballot

Massachusetts Democrats intend to cancel their state convention in May due to the coronavirus crisis, the party has announced — though both U.S. Sen. Edward Ma [...]

Read full article: Massachusetts Democratic Party cancels c...→
When it comes to a winning message, Markey’s home alone

When it comes to a winning message, Markey’s home alone

It is a telling photo. It is of Sen. Eddie Markey sitting on the front porch of his “home” on 7 Townsend St. in working class Malden. Markey grew up in the mod [...]

Read full article: When it comes to a winning message, Mark...→
Heavily Armed Fans Guard Statue Of Yogi Bear In Case It Turns Out He Supported Confederacy

Heavily Armed Fans Guard Statue Of Yogi Bear In Case It Turns Out He Supported Confederacy

SIOUX FALLS, SD—Wielding assault rifles and chanting “smarter than the average bear” as they gathered around the cartoon character, heavily armed fans reported [...]

Read full article: Heavily Armed Fans Guard Statue Of Yogi ...→
Changes coming in administration at Glenbrook schools

Changes coming in administration at Glenbrook schools

Glenbrook North will have a new principal when school resumes, and Jason Markey won't be the only new administrator at Glenbrook North or Glenbrook South.

Read full article: Changes coming in administration at Glen...→
Kennedy vs. Markey: Isn’t there some way they can both lose?

Kennedy vs. Markey: Isn’t there some way they can both lose?

It’s a very difficult choice in the Senate primary between Sen. Ed Markey and U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III.

Read full article: Kennedy vs. Markey: Isn’t there some way...→
US airlines may ban passengers who refuse face masks

US airlines may ban passengers who refuse face masks

On Twitter, Senator Ed Markey, who has been vocal along with about a dozen other Democratic senators on airline issues during the pandemic, praised the tougher [...]

Read full article: US airlines may ban passengers who refus...→
Ed Markey slammed for disrespecting the American flag

Ed Markey slammed for disrespecting the American flag

U.S. Sen. Edward Markey, currently in a heated re-election battle against U.S. Rep. Joseph P. Kennedy III, scrambled to downplay outrage after the Malden pol p [...]

Read full article: Ed Markey slammed for disrespecting the ...→
Ed Markey, Sheriff Hodgson Round 2 on Twitter

Ed Markey, Sheriff Hodgson Round 2 on Twitter

Bristol Sheriff Thomas Hodgson, a law-and-order Republican, is knocking U.S. Sen. Ed Markey for his disrespect of the American flag by tweeting a photo with th [...]

Read full article: Ed Markey, Sheriff Hodgson Round 2 on Tw...→
Massachusetts Democrat Senate Candidates Both Back Defunding Police

Massachusetts Democrat Senate Candidates Both Back Defunding Police

Sen. Ed Markey and Rep. Joe Kennedy III openly supported the growing calls to defund the police during a televised debate on Monday.

Read full article: Massachusetts Democrat Senate Candidates...→
Ed Markey rips Joe Kennedy as ‘progressive-in-name-only’ in heated debate

Ed Markey rips Joe Kennedy as ‘progressive-in-name-only’ in heated debate

The two Massachusetts Democrats clashed in by-far their most contentious debate of the high-profile primary race.

Read full article: Ed Markey rips Joe Kennedy as ‘progressi...→
Kennedy, Markey support defunding police

Kennedy, Markey support defunding police

U.S. Sen. Edward J. Markey and U.S. Rep Joseph P. Kennedy III clashed over criminal justice reform during a fiery debate Monday night while agreeing on sweepin [...]

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Keller: Familiar Battle Lines In Latest Markey, Kennedy Debate

Keller: Familiar Battle Lines In Latest Markey, Kennedy Debate

Within minutes of the start of the debate, Sen. Ed Markey was on the attack against Rep. Joe Kennedy with an intensity lacking in last week’s Western Massachus [...]

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‘Defund police’ debate hits Kennedy, Markey Senate race

‘Defund police’ debate hits Kennedy, Markey Senate race

U.S. Sen. Edward J. Markey is calling to defund police departments, ban police use of tear gas, and halt “weapons of war,” going to law enforcement in a stunni [...]

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Ed Markey misses key votes on Trump appointees

Ed Markey misses key votes on Trump appointees

Sen. Edward Markey, who has cast himself as a leader in the resistance against President Trump, missed two key votes on controversial Trump appointments that p [...]

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Markey, Kennedy face off in Democratic primary debate

Markey, Kennedy face off in Democratic primary debate

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts U.S. Sen. Edward Markey and his Democratic primary challenger, U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III, said in a televised debate Monday that ge [...]

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Keller: Kennedy Attacks 'Sluggish' Markey In Senate Primary Debate

Keller: Kennedy Attacks 'Sluggish' Markey In Senate Primary Debate

BOSTON (CBS) – Back in mid-February, when the world was young, Senator Ed Markey and his primary challenger Rep. Joe Kennedy met in their first debate at WGBH. [...]

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Dem Sen. Markey Blames 'Scum' Trump for Riots

Dem Sen. Markey Blames 'Scum' Trump for Riots

Claiming the president's tough talk to quell riots is "fueling racist hate and violence," a Senate Democrat amped up the hate amid the George Floyd rioting and [...]

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Markey, Kennedy to debate amid protests, coronavirus pandemic

Markey, Kennedy to debate amid protests, coronavirus pandemic

U.S. Sen Ed Markey and Rep. Joseph P. Kennedy III will hit the debate stage tonight as riots continue to erupt across the nation protesting George Floyd’s deat [...]

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Coronavirus forcing gloves off in Kennedy, Markey U.S. Senate battle

Coronavirus forcing gloves off in Kennedy, Markey U.S. Senate battle

U.S. Sen. Edward Markey and U.S. Rep. Joseph Kennedy III will face off at 7 p.m. Monday in their first debate since February as they attempt to draw attention [...]

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

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

U.S. Sen. Ed Markey and Rep. Richard Neal unveiled a bill that would pump billions into passenger rail funding — and touted how it could lay the tracks for the [...]

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Hoyer Draws Ire from Climate Activists for Backing Kennedy over Markey

Hoyer Draws Ire from Climate Activists for Backing Kennedy over Markey

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer is facing criticism from climate activists after supporting Rep. Joe Kennedy III over Sen. Ed Markey.

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Chabot: Markey takes heat from Kennedy backer over service to black community

Chabot: Markey takes heat from Kennedy backer over service to black community

Old footage of Sen. Ed Markey questioning a rapper in 2007 about offensive music sparked fresh campaign fodder Tuesday after a Boston anti-violence activist hi [...]

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Rep. Joe Kennedy III (D-MA) will face Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) on June 1 in their s [...]

Rep. Joe Kennedy III (D-MA) will face Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) on June 1 in their s [...]

Rep. Joe Kennedy III (D-MA) will face Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) on June 1 in their second Senate primary debate, which was initially slated for March but postponed [...]

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Joe Kennedy, Ed Markey to Square Off in June Debate

Joe Kennedy, Ed Markey to Square Off in June Debate

Rep. Joe Kennedy III will face Sen. Ed Markey on June 1 in their second of at least four debates scheduled to occur before the primary.

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Chabot: Ed Markey’s latest coronavirus campaign strategy – free money for voters

Chabot: Ed Markey’s latest coronavirus campaign strategy – free money for voters

You know incumbent U.S. Sen. Ed Markey is in trouble when he’s offering voters free money. That’s what Markey, facing the re-election battle of his life agains [...]

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Sen. Markey: Trump Is the 'Latter-Day Herbert Hoover'

Sen. Markey: Trump Is the 'Latter-Day Herbert Hoover'

Monday on MSNBC, Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) compared President Donald Trump's response to the coronavirus pandemic to President Herbert Hoover handling of the begin [...]

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Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, Ed Markey team up to propose monthly payments of $2K during pandemic

Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, Ed Markey team up to propose monthly payments of $2K during pandemic

(CNN) — In response to the worsening economic crisis facing the country, Sens. Kamala Harris of California and Bernie Sanders of Vermont along with Ed...

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Sanders, Harris propose recurring $2,000 stimulus checks throughout rest of coronavirus crisis

Sanders, Harris propose recurring $2,000 stimulus checks throughout rest of coronavirus crisis

Sens. Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris and Ed Markey have teamed up to introduce a bill to give Americans $2,000 checks every month for the duration of the corona [...]

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Finally, Joe K III comes out swinging against Markey

Finally, Joe K III comes out swinging against Markey

Joe Kennedy finally threw a punch. So maybe the pillow fight with Sen. Eddie Markey is over And maybe the veteran Markey will punch back. We’ll see what happen [...]

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Senate Dems Propose $2K Monthly Checks for Virus Relief

Senate Dems Propose $2K Monthly Checks for Virus Relief

Some Democrats in Congress want to send Americans more money during the coronavirus pandemic. Sens. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and Ed Mark [...]

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Kennedy takes 12 point lead over Markey in Massachusetts Senate primary

Kennedy takes 12 point lead over Markey in Massachusetts Senate primary

Rep. Joe Kennedy III has opened up a double-digit lead over Sen. Ed Markey in their primary battle in Massachusetts.

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Markey, Warren seek veterans’ home probe as more coronavirus outbreaks emerge at nursing homes

Markey, Warren seek veterans’ home probe as more coronavirus outbreaks emerge at nursing homes

U.S. Sens. Edward Markey and Elizabeth Warren are calling for an investigation into the federal Department of Veterans Affairs’ oversight of veterans homes as [...]

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Ed Markey calls for federal rule requiring airplane passengers to wear masks

Ed Markey calls for federal rule requiring airplane passengers to wear masks

"A patchwork of rules simply cannot address the interconnected and widespread health risks of a global pandemic."

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Protesters hold drive-in rally to voice support for reopening Virginia

Protesters hold drive-in rally to voice support for reopening Virginia

A group of 10 Democratic senators is calling on the inspectors general for the Department of Health and Human Services and FEMA to investigate the Trump admini [...]

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Keller: Ed Markey Says Country 'Unprepared' To Reopen Amid Coronavirus

Keller: Ed Markey Says Country 'Unprepared' To Reopen Amid Coronavirus

Sen. Ed Markey said the U.S. doesn't have enough testing and supplies in place to reopen the economy in a quick and safe fashion.

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Ed Markey introduces bill in response to fringe movement to fire Anthony Fauci

Ed Markey introduces bill in response to fringe movement to fire Anthony Fauci

"Educating the public about the science and the facts that will save lives is not, and should never be, a firing offense."

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Markey Introducing Bill To Protect Dr. Fauci From Being Fired

Markey Introducing Bill To Protect Dr. Fauci From Being Fired

Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey is introducing legislation to protect research institute heads like Dr. Anthony Fauci from being fired without cause.

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Ed Markey introduces legislation to limit Trump’s power to fire Fauci

Ed Markey introduces legislation to limit Trump’s power to fire Fauci

U.S. Sen. Edward Markey is filing legislation that would prevent the president from removing Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert — an [...]

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Ed Markey vs. Joe Kennedy in coronavirus era? No contest

Ed Markey vs. Joe Kennedy in coronavirus era? No contest

The deadly coronavirus crisis has upended the marquee U.S. Senate race of Joe Kennedy versus incumbent Ed Markey, but only one candidate is keeping on top – Ke [...]

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Ed Markey is ‘deeply concerned’ about the White House’s reported interest in a coronavirus surveillance network

Ed Markey is ‘deeply concerned’ about the White House’s reported interest in a coronavirus surveillance network

"We should not simply accept the declarations by some in power who will tell us that we have to stray from the guiding principles and civil liberties that make [...]

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Joe Kennedy raises nearly $2 million in the first quarter, will resume campaigning during coronavirus

Joe Kennedy raises nearly $2 million in the first quarter, will resume campaigning during coronavirus

U.S. Rep. Joseph Kennedy III raised nearly $2 million this quarter in his bid to unseat U.S. Sen. Edward Markey — despite not actively fundraising for the last [...]

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Massachusetts Democratic Party cancels convention over coronavirus, Markey and Kennedy will both appear on ballot

Massachusetts Democratic Party cancels convention over coronavirus, Markey and Kennedy will both appear on ballot

Massachusetts Democrats intend to cancel their state convention in May due to the coronavirus crisis, the party has announced — though both U.S. Sen. Edward Ma [...]

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