Articles Tagged 'Ed Markey'
‘Green New Deal’ details emerge, as Ocasio-Cortez preps big reveal of WW2-level mobilization
New York Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Monday unveiled new details on the so-called “Green New Deal” she plans to introduce in a matter of… READ MORE
FCC votes to advance net neutrality repeal
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai’s plan to roll back net neutrality took its first step forward on Thursday.
The commission voted 2-1 along party… READ MORE
Markey Beats Gomez in Massachusetts Senate Race
Veteran Democratic Rep. Ed Markey defeated Republican newcomer Gabriel Gomez in the Massachusetts special election Senate race Tuesday.
Markey won by about 10 percentage points,… READ MORE
Voters To Finally Decide Between Ed Markey, Gabriel Gomez
BOSTON â€” Massachusetts voters are heading to the polls to pick a new U.S. senator.
Democratic U.S. Rep. Edward Markey and Republican Gabriel Gomez scrambled to energize supporters and mobilize get-out-the-vote efforts in the hours leading up to Tuesdayâ€™s special election to succeed John Kerry in the U.S. Senate.
Both candidates made a series of campaign stops Monday, culminating with… READ MORE
Democrats Tie Republican to Romney in Special Election
With a new poll showing Rep. Edward J. Markey, D-Mass., pulling away, yet another outside group spot is hitting GOP nominee Gabriel Gomez in the Massachusetts Senate special election.
The new Senate Majority PAC advertisement, released on Monday, ties Gomez to Mitt Romney, the former Bay State governor and presidential nominee whose business background was tarnished in early 2012 ads.… READ MORE
Markey, Gomez race turns nasty in Mass.
As outside groups begin to mobilize in the Massachusetts Senate race, the animosity between the Republican Gabriel Gomez and his Democratic opponent, Rep. Ed Markey, is reaching a fevered pitch.
The increasingly personal nature of the attacks could soon be amplified as outside money begins to pour into the race before the June 25 election.
Reacting to negative television ads… READ MORE
Bombing shifts Mass. Senate race before primaries Tuesday
BOSTON â€“ Even before the explosions, polling suggested that Massachusetts voters weren’t excited about the looming special election to replace former U.S. Sen. John Kerry.… READ MORE
Brown hints again at possible run for Kerry’s seat, takes a dig at Markey
Massachusetts Republican Sen. Scott Brown is again hinting that he might run for Sen. John Kerryâ€™s likely open Senate seat, suggesting Monday the Democratic field… READ MORE
House Passes Amendment to Block Funds for Net Neutrality Order
By Juliana Gruenwald, National Journal
The House passed an amendment Thursday that would bar the Federal Communications Commission from using any funding to implement the network-neutrality order it approved in December.
The amendment, approved on a 244-181 vote, was offered by Energy and Commerce Communications and Technology Subcommittee ChairmanÂ Greg Walden
, R-Ore., to legislation that would fund government agencies… READ MORE
Henry Waxman puts Big Oil on trial
By JONATHAN ALLEN & JAKE SHERMAN, Politico
Henry Waxmanâ€™s war on Big Oil has begun.
The California Democrat, along with Rep. Ed Markey (D-Mass.), will … READ MORE