Official account for Senator Edward J. Markey. National leader on energy, environment, climate, telecom. Voice for consumer protection. https://t.co/nfYWzVp6R8
I’m concerned about reports that ICE continues to deport immigrants during this global pandemic, especially to countries like Haiti that lack adequate public health infrastructure.
We need an all hands on deck approach to combating the spread of #COVID19 . But efforts by Google and others in the private sector to stop this pandemic cannot come at the expense of individuals’ personal privacy.
Widespread testing is critical to stopping the spread of #COVID19 . But we still have serious delays, with backlogs of up to 160,000 tests. @SenatorDurbin , @RepDuckworth , and I call on CMS to expand testing capacity so our labs have the flexibility they need to meet the demand.
Trump says there’s a war on coal iPhones weren't a war on rotary phones, they were a revolution The horseless carriage wasn’t a war on horses, it was a revolution The ice box wasn't a war on salted meats, it was a revolution #cleanenergy isn't a war on coal, it's a revolution
I will not take a meeting with Brett Kavanaugh. He has been nominated by someone implicated, and all but named as a co-conspirator, in federal crimes. His nomination is tainted and should be considered illegitimate.
Trump’s EPA just ended a key policy under the Clean Air Act. Here are a few of the pollutants you will be breathing more of as a result: Asbestos Arsenic Benzene Chloroform Cyanide Formaldehyde Lead Mercury If you're panicking about this, try to not take a deep breath.
At the ICE facility I visited, I met a woman from Mexico who has lived here for 18 years. She called 911 after her husband brutally beat her. They turned her over to immigration authorities. She now fears deportation. She has 3 kids. There should be no agency with this mission.