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Sen. Edward J. Markey, D-Mass.

Senator (2nd full term)

Democrat



Biography

Political Highlights: Mass. House, 1973-76; U.S. House of Representatives, 1976-2013
Born: July 11, 1946; Malden, Mass.
Residence: Malden
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Susan Blumenthal
Education: Boston College, B.A. 1968; Boston College, J.D. 1972
Elected: 2013
Committee Assignments: Commerce, Science & Transportation (Communications, Media, & Broadband; Consumer Protection, Product Safety, & Data Security; Oceans, Fisheries, Climate Change & Manufacturing; Space & Science; Surface Transportation, Maritime, Freight, & Ports); Environment & Public Works (Chemical Safety, Waste Management, Environmental Justice, & Regulatory Oversig; Clean Air, Climate, & Nuclear Safety - Chairman; Fisheries, Wildlife & Water); Foreign Relations (East Asia - Chairman; Near East, South Asia, Central Asia, and Counterterrorism; State Department and USAID Management; Western Hemisphere); Small Business & Entrepreneurship
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House Seniority: 42nd ranked Senate Democrat
Twitter: 248,800 followers


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