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  1. Food, Dietary Supplement & Cosmetics Regulatory Update Vol. IV | Issue 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | JD Supra

    On May 9, 2017, the Senate confirmed Dr. Scott Gottlieb as the next FDA commissioner. With a 57-42 vote, the Senate filled the commissioner position most recently held by Dr. Robert Califf, who resigned in January 2017 and was replaced in the interim by Dr. Stephen Ostroff.

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  2. Investigate Jeff Sessions, Sens. Murray and Cantwell sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | Seattle Gay News

    ... thal (D-Conn.), Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.), Jack Reed (D-R.I.), Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.), Edward Markey (D-Mass.), and Tom Udall (D-N.M.).

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  3. STAND Applauds the Introduction of the Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | PR Log

    ... (D-Minn.), Gary Peters (D-M.I.), Chris Coons (D-Del.), Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.), Cory Booker (D-N.J.), Edward Markey (D-Mass.), Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisc.), and Ron Wyden (D-Ore.). ### STAND: The Student-Led Movement to End Mass ...

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  4. FCC begins repeal of Obama-era "Net Neutrality" power grabRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | Rational Review

    "Federal regulators on Thursday took the first formal step toward repealing tough net neutrality rules enacted two years ago that imposed strict oversight of Internet service providers [on the pretext of ensuring] the unfettered flow of online content. With net neutrality supporters, including Sen. Edward Markey , protesting outside the agency's building, the Republican-controlled FCC voted 2-1 along party lines to start a formal, months-long process of dismantling the rules put in place in 2015.

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  5. FCC takes first step to repeal net neutrality rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | The Daily Gazette

    ... took office to undo regulations enacted during the Obama era. With net neutrality supporters, including Sen. Edward Markey (D-Massachusetts), protesting outside the agency's building, the Republican-controlled FCC voted 2-1 along party lines to ...

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  6. Mass. politicians angry, impatient over Trump chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | Boston.com

    There's anger. There's agitation. But most of all there is impatience, as Massachusetts' top politicians watch the Trump-driven drama unfolding in Washington and lament the serious work of federal governing that is not getting done.

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  7. New Zealand envoy pick to seek more trade with island nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... headed toward easy confirmation. He faced no opposition during the hearing that lasted less than an hour. Sen. Edward Markey, a Massachusetts Democrat, called Brown the "perfect person" for the post.

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  8. Duckworth calls for investigation into Attorney General Jeff SessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | RiverBender.com

    ... er are U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Ron Wyden (D-OR), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), Jack Reed (D-RI), Edward Markey (D-MA), Patty Murray (D-WA), Tom Udall (D-NM), and Maria Cantwell (D-WA).

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  9. FCC takes first step to repeal tough net neutrality rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | Los Angeles Times

    ... took office to undo regulations enacted during the Obama era. With net neutrality supporters, including Sen. Edward Markey (D-Mass,), protesting outside the agency's building, the Republican-controlled FCC voted 2-1 along party lines to start a ...

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  10. U.S. FCC to take initial vote to roll back Obama-era internet rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | Reuters

    ... asking a kid to 'voluntarily' swear not to stick his hands in the cookie jar. It just won't happen," Senator Edward Markey, a Democrat, said on Wednesday. Comcast, Charter Communications Inc and Altice NV's U.S. unit signed an advertisement ...

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  11. FCC to Take Initial Vote to Roll Back Obama-Era Internet RulesRead the original story

    Thursday May 18 | Fox News

    ... asking a kid to 'voluntarily' swear not to stick his hands in the cookie jar. It just won't happen," Senator Edward Markey, a Democrat, said on Wednesday. Comcast, Charter Communications Inc and Altice NV's U.S. unit signed an advertisement ...

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  12. Protests planned Thursday on FCC's vote to overturn net neutralityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | USA Today

    ... Action, Demand Progress, Electronic Frontier Foundation and Free Press involved. Also expected to attend: Sen. Edward Markey, D-Mass. At the commission's April meeting a group of activists, led by pro-net neutrality group Free Press, in the audience ... 2 comments

  13. Will accomplished Brockton student be deported to Haiti?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... issues in a statement she sent to local legislative representatives, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, U.S. Rep. Edward Markey, and Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker. The statement emphasized Goguette's MCAE award, his contributions to his community, and the ...

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  14. Senators get tough reality check on Obamacare repealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | Washington Examiner

    ... to Medicaid, then that just completely destroys the program, so that is completely unacceptable," added Sen. Edward Markey, D-Mass., who didn't attend, either. Manchin added Republicans shouldn't repeal most of Obamacare's taxes, which are expected ...

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  15. Wind in the Sails of Offshore Wind Farms: Recent Developments in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | JD Supra

    On May 11, 2017, Senators Edward J. Markey and Sheldon Whitehouse introduced the Offshore Wind Incentives for New Development Act or, simply, the Offshore WIND Act . The Offshore WIND Act would extend the 30% investment tax credit under Section 48 of the Internal Revenue Code for offshore wind through 2025.

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  16. Senate Confirms Dr. Gottlieb's Nomination as FDA CommissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 15 | jdsupra.com

    On May 9, 2017, the Senate confirmed Dr. Scott Gottlieb as the next FDA commissioner. With a 57-42 vote, the Senate fills the commissioner position most recently held by Dr. Robert Califf, who resigned in January 2017 and was replaced in the interim by Dr. Stephen Ostroff.

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  17. Major: Creating jobs a real educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 14 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... to draw attention away from the fate of the American Health Care Act in the U.S. Senate, where U.S. Sen. Edward Markey equated attempts by Republicans to strike a deal that would appease all factions of the GOP to "looking for a unicorn." WHILE ...

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  18. Vets' groups and pols to meet, discuss VA miscuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 12 | Boston Herald

    U.S. Rep. Stephen F. Lynch said he plans to convene elected officials and veterans' groups to examine how the Boston VA diagnoses and treats traumatic brain injuries and post-traumatic stress disorder. "Two weeks ago I contacted Vincent Ng and asked him to meet with me and some of the veterans advocates and our veterans service officers to look at the protocols that they are using to diagnose both TBI and PTSD," Lynch told the Herald yesterday.

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  19. An Act of Congress to Bolster CybersecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | Design News

    The time may have come for a Consumer Reports style rating system that can identify the security level of connected devices and services. Industry experts and federal agencies such as NSA, NASA ,and NIST have repeatedly pushed for standardization on the bare essentials of cybersecurity.

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  20. Ed Markey pushes for probe of Boston VARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 12 | Boston Herald

    'UNACCEPTABLE': A Herald special report last week, right, detailed Dracut U.S. Marine veteran Brian Callahan's treatment by the Boston VA, which had no record of a brain mass detected at Mass. General Hospital.

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