Ed Markey

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Ed Markey
Edward Markey, official portrait, 114th Congress.jpg
United States Senator
from Massachusetts
Assumed office
July 16, 2013
Serving with Elizabeth Warren
Preceded byMo Cowan
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 5th district
In office
January 3, 2013 – July 15, 2013
Preceded byNiki Tsongas
Succeeded byKatherine Clark
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 7th district
In office
November 2, 1976 – January 3, 2013
Preceded byTorbert Macdonald
Succeeded byMike Capuano
Chairman of the House Energy Independence and Global Warming Committee
In office
March 8, 2007 – January 3, 2011
Preceded byCommittee established
Succeeded byCommittee abolished
Member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives
from the 16th Middlesex district
In office
January 3, 1973 – November 2, 1976
Preceded byWilliam Callahan
Succeeded byJoseph DeNucci
Personal details
Born
Edward John Markey

(1946-07-11) July 11, 1946 (age 72)
Malden, Massachusetts[1]
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Susan Blumenthal
ResidenceMalden, Massachusetts
Alma materBoston College (B.A., J.D.)
WebsiteCongressional website
Campaign website
Military service
Allegiance United States
Branch/serviceUnited States Army seal United States Army
Years of service1968–1973
RankSpecialist Fourth Class
UnitSeal of the United States Army Reserve.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.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Markey, Edward John". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. United States Congress.

Other websites[change | change source]

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