Ed Markey

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Ed Markey
United States Senator
from Massachusetts
Incumbent
Assumed office
July 16, 2013
Serving with Elizabeth Warren
Preceded by Mo Cowan
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 5th district
In office
January 3, 2013 – July 15, 2013
Preceded by Niki Tsongas
Succeeded by Katherine Clark
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 7th district
In office
November 2, 1976 – January 3, 2013
Preceded by Torbert Macdonald
Succeeded by Mike Capuano
Chairman of the House Energy Independence and Global Warming Committee
In office
March 8, 2007 – January 3, 2011
Preceded by Committee established
Succeeded by Committee abolished
Member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives
from the 16th Middlesex district
In office
January 3, 1973 – November 2, 1976
Preceded by William Callahan
Succeeded by Joseph DeNucci
Personal details
Born Edward John Markey
July 11, 1946 (1946-07-11) (age 68)
Malden, Massachusetts[1]
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Susan Blumenthal
Residence Malden, Massachusetts
Alma mater Boston College (B.A., J.D.)
Religion Roman Catholicism
Website Congressional website
Campaign website
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Service/branch United States Army seal United States Army
Years of service 1968–1973
Rank Specialist Fourth Class
Unit United States AR seal.svg Army Reserve

Edward John "Ed" Markey (born July 11, 1946) is an American politician. He is the United States senator of Massachusetts serving since July 2013. Before serving as senator, Markey was member of the United States House of Representatives for Massachusetts. He is a member of the Democratic Party.

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