Sen. Ed Markey

U.S. Senator from Massachusetts

Edward J. Markey has constructed an extraordinary legislative record since his first election to the United States Congress in 1976. As one of the most senior Members in Congress, he has shaped more than 20 years of telecommunications policy while championing consumer rights, health reform, the elimination of large monopolies, the conservation of environmental resources, the reduction of nuclear threats and the strengthening of our homeland security. He is one of the most informed voices in Congress concerning both energy and environmental policy, and he has consistently advocated for consumer rights, clean tech, energy efficiency and environmental protection.