U. S Senator Edward Markey

Markey Talks Up Wind Power
U.S. Senator Edward Markey toured Downtown New Bedford Wednesday with Mayor Jon Mitchell and discussed challenges the city is facing.
The Senator said the major talking point was a focus on wind energy and having New Bedford become a major producer of wind power...
Tougher Safety Standards For Rides
U.S. Sen. Edward Markey is calling for a set of national safety standards to cover rides at amusement parks following the death of a woman who fell from a roller coaster at a Six Flags amusement in Texas.
Markey said families on summer vacations are assuming what he called a huge risk because of the …