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Markey, Warren Among New England Senators Joining Overnight Stand On Climate Change

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — U.S. senators from Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island are among 28 lawmakers who are preparing to hold the Senate floor all night long to urge congressional action on climate change. The […]

03/08/2014

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Sen. Markey Seeks Investigation Of Google Over Privacy Concerns

U.S. Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., wants the Federal Trade Commission to investigate changes in Google’s terms of service that will allow the Internet search giant to use a user’s name, photo and product reviews in ads that it sells to businesses.

10/12/2013

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Mass. US House Hopefuls Sign Pledge On Outside Ads

Five Democrats seeking their party’s nomination to fill U.S. Sen. Edward Markey’s former House seat have signed a deal aimed at keeping outside advertising out of the race.

08/20/2013

Former President Bill Clinton is campaigning for Edward Markey, who is running against Republican Gabriel Gomez to succeed John Kerry in the U.S. Senate.

Senate Race: Clinton Campaigns For Markey; Gomez Holds ‘Latino Town Hall’

Pointing out contrasts between Democratic U.S. Senate hopeful Edward Markey and his opponent, Republican Gabriel Gomez, former President Bill Clinton called on Markey supporters Saturday to vote in the coming special election — and to avoid a repeat of the surprise election result that sent Republican Scott Brown to the Senate in 2010.

06/15/2013

Sen. Kelly Ayotte. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Ayotte Says She Supports Immigration Reform Bill In US Senate

U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., on Sunday said she would support the bipartisan immigration overhaul under debate in the Senate and criticized “the broken immigration system we have now” as “unworthy of a great nation.”

06/09/2013

Tom Menino and Ed Markey in Dorchester on Friday (Photo by Carl Stevens)

Menino Endorses Ed Markey In Senate Race

Boston Mayor Thomas Menino is lending his political clout to fellow Democrat Edward Markey in the state’s special U.S. Senate election.

05/24/2013

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Keller @ Large: Congressman Ed Markey

The U.S. Senate primary election is Tuesday and the election was one of the topics WBZ-TV political analyst Jon Keller covered Sunday

04/28/2013

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New Sullivan Attack Ad Calls Gomez ‘Obama Republican’

Massachusetts U.S. Senate candidate Michael Sullivan launched an attack ad Thursday that takes direct aim at Gabriel Gomez, one of his two rivals for the Republican nomination.

04/11/2013

Dan Winslow with Citizens For Limited Taxation leader Barbara Anderson at the Statehouse. (Credit: WBZ-TV's Jon Keller)

Anti-Tax Activist Endorses GOP Candidate Dan Winslow For U.S. Senate

One of the state’s top anti-tax activists is backing Republican Daniel Winslow for U.S. Senate.

03/26/2013

Craig James. (Photo by Christopher Blumenshine/Getty Images)

Former Patriot Running For U.S. Senate

Craig James, who starred as a tailback with the New England Patriots in the 1980s, announced Monday he was running for the U.S. Senate as a Republican from Texas.

12/19/2011

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