Edward J. Markey
- Latest Office Held:
- US Senate, MA
- Latest Office Sought:
- US Senate, MA
Edward John "Ed" Markey (born July 11, 1946) is the U.S. Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district, serving since 1976. He is a member of the Democratic Party. The district includes most of Boston's northern and western suburbs, such as Medford and Framingham. Markey is the Dean of both the Massachusetts and New England House delegations. He is the second-longest serving member of Congress from New England, behind Senator Patrick Leahy of Vermont.
Campaign Finance$16,079,514 Received
Figures are based on itemized contributions reported to the Federal Election Commission and state agencies. Please note that:
- contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
- only contributions from individuals and organizations to candidates are included. Various accounting measures and more exotic contribution types are excluded.
- contributions are matched based on organization and recipient name reported within each election cycle. Contributions using an incorrect or non-standard version of the name may be missed.
- corporate name changes and mergers may cause figures to differ from those of the Center for Responsive Politics.
- organization totals include known subsidiaries of the organization.
Top IndustriesOpenSecrets.org and FollowTheMoney.org classify contribution data into about 100 industries.
In State vs. Out of Statecontributions from individuals, in dollars
Individuals vs. PACsin dollars
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Bundled Lobbyist ContributionsLobbyists and lobbying firms that raised money from multiple donors on behalf of the politician. Contributions from the lobbyist or firm itself are not included.
Bundler Amount James Derderian, Stanton Park Group $18,000
Figures are based on both committee earmark disclosures and on analysis of appropriations bill text. Table shows top 10 earmarks, ordered by dollar amount in the final version of the bill. Earmarks from the president's budget proposal are not included.
For more information, see our Earmark Methodology page.
In State vs. Out of Statein dollars
Fiscal Year Amount Description 2009 $22,000,000 JFK Presidential Library 2010 $18,900,000 Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate: Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate 2010 $13,602,000 Edward M Kennedy Institute for the Senate, Boston, MA, for program development, which may include equipment, technology, and support for an endowment 2008 $8,000,000 Generic Logistics R&D Technology Demonstrations -- Vehicle Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Logistics Program 2010 $5,000,000 New England Research (Leahy) Weston Geophysical Corp (Kerry): AFRL Seismic Research Program 2010 $4,000,000 Raytheon Co: Space Situational Awareness 2010 $3,200,000 Foster-Miller Inc: Advanced Lower Limb Prostheses for Battlefield Amputees 2008 $3,000,000 Medical Advanced Technology -- Advanced Lower Limb Prosthesis for Battlefield Amputees 2010 $2,400,000 Cerus Corporation/University of Washington/Puget Sound Blood Center (McDermott) Yale University School of Medicine: Blood Safety and Decontamination Technology 2009 $2,400,000 Carbon Nanotube Enhanced Power Sources for Space