Sen. Edward Markey
Democrat • Massachusetts • 21st Term • Sworn In 1975
- 34 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 19 of 99) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 12 of 99)
- 216 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 4 of 100) 5 Made Into Law (Ranks 1 of 100)
Markey was born July 11, 1946 in Malden, Massachusetts. He was educated at Malden Catholic High School, Boston College and Boston College Law School, served in the United States Army Reserve, and was a lawyer and member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives before entering the House.
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- Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
- Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
- East Asian and Pacific Affairs
- European Affairs
- International Development and Foreign Assistance, Economic Affairs, International Environmental Protection, and Peace Corps
- Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
S.1767 - Pipeline Modernization and Consumer Protection ActRead twice and referred Nov 21, 2013 3 Views
A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to require gas pipeline facilities to accelerate the repair, rehabilitation, and replacement of ...
S.1768 - Pipeline Revolving Fund and Job Creation ActRead twice and referred Nov 21, 2013 4 Views
A bill to establish State revolving loan funds to repair or replace natural gas distribution pipelines.
S.1741 - Military Savings Act of 2013Read twice and referred Nov 20, 2013 6 Views
A bill to direct the Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller) to carry out a pilot program to develop innovative consumer financial products t...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.Res.305Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed Nov 20, 2013 7 Views
A resolution recognizing National Native American Heritage Month and celebrating the heritages and cultures of Native Americans and the contri...
S.Res.301Sponsor introductory remarks on measure Nov 19, 2013 8 Views
A resolution recognizing and supporting the goals and implementation of the National Alzheimer's Project Act and the National Plan to Address ...
S.1705 - National Fab Lab Network Act of 2013Read twice and referred Nov 14, 2013 3 Views
A bill to provide a Federal charter for the National Fab Lab Network, a national network of local digital fabrication facilities providing com...
Recent Voting History
On the Concurrent Resolution S.Con.Res. 28Aye (with party)November 21, 2013
S. 1197: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
On the Cloture Motion S. 1197Abstain (against party)November 21, 2013
On the Cloture Motion PN527: Patricia Ann Millett, of Virginia, to be United States Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia CircuitAye (with party)November 21, 2013