Edward J. Markey

Edward John "Ed" Markey is an American lawyer, politician, and former Army reservist who has served as the junior United States senator from Massachusetts since 2013. A member of the Democratic Party, he was the U.S. representative for from 1976 to 2013. Between the House and Senate, Markey has served in Congress for more than four decades. He was also a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1973 to 1976. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Edward J. Markey has 1,489 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 Rally as a Democratic Representative for Massachusetts's 7th district. The year with the most videos was 2017 with 93 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 8,779 views per program. Most appearances with Nancy Pelosi (19), Chuck Schumer (16), Henry Waxman (15). Most common tags: Global Climate Change, Energy Policy, Massachusetts.

Appearances by Title:July 16, 2013 - Present U.S. Senator, D-MA View Map

Videos: 564


U.S. Representative, D-MA 5th January 3, 2013 - July 15, 2013 Videos: 11 U.S. Representative, D-MA 7th November 2, 1976 - January 3, 2013 Videos: 905

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Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

Historic election results compiled from data found on FEC.gov



Floor Activity

    • Days on Floor: 3
    • Total Time Speaking: 48 minutes
    • Common Floor Remark Topics: Climate Dept. of Transportation Whitehouse, Senator Becerra, Xavier St. Patrick’s Day Budget Congress Diseases and disorders Lander, Eric S. EPA


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