Senator Markey is calling on Republicans in Congress to stop blocking additional funding that he says will help states address a crisis that isn’t going away, and may be getting worse.
Markey says he has not yet made a formal endorsement in the 2016 Democratic primary.
As President Barack Obama considers possible military intervention in Syria, members of the Massachusetts congressional delegation are urging varying levels of caution.
Democrat Edward Markey is now officially U.S. Senator-elect in Massachusetts. Markey defeated Republican Gabriel Gomez in yesterday’s special election with 55% of the vote.
Massachusetts Democratic Congressman Ed Markey has defeated Republican businessman Gabriel Gomez to replace John Kerry. Markey will be the next US Senator from the Bay State.
In their second debate last night, U.S.