Democrat Senator, 2nd Class Ed Markey introduce new legislation S.1097 in the Senate

A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to improve pipeline safety, and for other purposes.

Democratic Senator Ed Markey from the state of MA, along with two cosponsors, introduced bill S.1097 on Apr 09, 2019.

There are currently no amendments. The bill’s cosponsors are all Democrats. So far none of the bill’s cosponsors has withdrawn their support.

Ed Markey Short bio

Ed Markey was born on a 1946 in Malden.

Ed Markey has held a number of positions, including United States representative, member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives and United States senator.

Work in Congress

  • Served as Senator, 2nd Class for MA from Jan 2019 to Jan 2021 in the Senate 116th congress. He voted along party lines 84.06 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Foreign Relations, the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, the Committee on Environment and Public Works and the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. During this period Ed Markey missed 0% of the votes, sponsored 21 bills, cosponsored 169 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 2nd Class for MA from Jan 2017 to Jan 2019 in the Senate 115th congress. He voted along party lines 85.07 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, the Committee on Environment and Public Works, the Committee on Foreign Relations and the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. During this period Ed Markey missed 0.5% of the votes, sponsored 78 bills, cosponsored 552 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 2nd Class for MA from Jan 2015 to Jan 2017 in the Senate 114th congress. He voted along party lines 92.71 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, the Committee on Environment and Public Works, the Committee on Foreign Relations and the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. During this period Ed Markey missed 1.59% of the votes, sponsored 73 bills, cosponsored 314 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 2nd Class for MA from Jul 2013 to Jan 2015 in the Senate 113th congress. He voted along party lines 98.52 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, the Committee on Foreign Relations and the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. During this period Ed Markey missed 2.47% of the votes, sponsored 33 bills, cosponsored 265 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MA (district 5) from Jan 2013 to Jul 2013 in the House 113th congress. He voted along party lines 86.58 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Natural Resources and the Committee on Energy and Commerce. During this period Ed Markey missed 57.51% of the votes, sponsored 29 bills, cosponsored 138 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MA (district 7) from Jan 2011 to Jan 2013 in the House 112th congress. He voted along party lines 93.1 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Energy and Commerce and the Committee on Natural Resources. During this period Ed Markey missed 3.18% of the votes, sponsored 57 bills, cosponsored 244 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MA (district 7) from Jan 2009 to Jan 2011 in the House 111th congress. He voted along party lines 97.53 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Natural Resources and the Committee on Energy and Commerce. During this period Ed Markey missed 2.12% of the votes, sponsored 41 bills, cosponsored 340 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MA (district 7) from Jan 2007 to Jan 2009 in the House 110th congress. He voted along party lines 97.28 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Energy (Ad Hoc), the Committee on Natural Resources, the Committee on Homeland Security and the Committee on Energy and Commerce. During this period Ed Markey missed 2.03% of the votes, sponsored 43 bills, cosponsored 435 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MA (district 7) from Jan 2005 to Jan 2007 in the House 109th congress. He voted along party lines 91.91 percent of the time. During this period Ed Markey missed 1.24% of the votes, sponsored 42 bills, cosponsored 350 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MA (district 7) from Jan 2003 to Jan 2005 in the House 108th congress. He voted along party lines 93.63 percent of the time. During this period Ed Markey missed 2.29% of the votes, sponsored 28 bills, cosponsored 409 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MA (district 7) from Jan 2001 to Jan 2003 in the House 107th congress. He voted along party lines 90.57 percent of the time. During this period Ed Markey missed 2.01% of the votes, sponsored 29 bills, cosponsored 278 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MA (district 7) from Jan 1999 to Jan 2001 in the House 106th congress. He voted along party lines 89.78 percent of the time. During this period Ed Markey missed 8.9% of the votes, sponsored 32 bills, cosponsored 272 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MA (district 7) from Jan 1997 to Jan 1999 in the House 105th congress. He voted along party lines 87.16 percent of the time. During this period Ed Markey missed 6.15% of the votes, sponsored 14 bills, cosponsored 247 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MA (district 7) from Jan 1995 to Jan 1997 in the House 104th congress. He voted along party lines 88.86 percent of the time. During this period Ed Markey missed 2.16% of the votes, sponsored 16 bills, cosponsored 150 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MA (district 7) from Jan 1993 to Jan 1995 in the House 103rd congress. He voted along party lines 90.42 percent of the time. During this period Ed Markey missed 3.21% of the votes, sponsored 25 bills, cosponsored 287 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MA (district 7) from Jan 1991 to Jan 1993 in the House 102nd congress. He voted along party lines 88.53 percent of the time. During this period Ed Markey missed 4.61% of the votes.
  • Served as Representative for MA (district 7) from Jan 1989 to Jan 1991 in the House 101st congress. During this period Ed Markey missed 0% of the votes.
  • Served as Representative for MA (district 7) from Jan 1987 to Jan 1989 in the House 100th congress. During this period Ed Markey missed 0% of the votes.
  • Served as Representative for MA (district 7) from Jan 1985 to Jan 1987 in the House 99th congress. During this period Ed Markey missed 0% of the votes.
  • Served as Representative for MA (district 7) from Jan 1983 to Jan 1985 in the House 98th congress. During this period Ed Markey missed 0% of the votes.
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Sen. Ed Markey (D)