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...California and Illinois are leading an investigation into the Home Depot data breach. Senators Richard Blumenthal and Edward Markey also sent a letter to the Federal Trade Commission on Tuesday, requesting an investigation.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-10/business-news
US road safety agency moves slowly when drivers spot problems and petition for investigations

...Friedman makes a second appearance in the fall before House and Senate subcommittees investigating the GM recall.Sen. Edward Markey, D-Mass., said during a June hearing that NHTSA "shrugged" as evidence mounted that ignition switches were causing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-11/us-road-safety-agency-move
Federal government acknowledges gaps in oil well inspections

...rules on air pollution and disclosure of the chemicals used in fracking are being strengthened.This week, Sen. Edward Markey, D-Mass., a member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, asked Interior Secretary Sally Jewell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-14/federal-government-acknowl
Surveillance costs taxpayers millions

...775 for the first month and $500 each month after that, according to industry disclosures made last year to Rep. Edward Markey, D-Mass.Meanwhile, e-mail records such as those amassed by the National Security Agency through a program revealed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-07-10/surveillance-costs-taxpaye
Too much is at stake to throw MOX nuclear project into jeopardy

...plutonium is not just buried, immobilized or stored ? it is eliminated from use in weapons.Critics, such as Rep. Edward Markey, D-Mass., say the fuel is dangerous, that the government has no customers for it, and that the project will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-02-17/too-much-stake-t
Give cap-and-trade proposal a chance

...more valuable than the environment? Cap-and-trade is a bill sponsored by Reps. Henry Waxman, D-Calif., and Edward Markey, D-Mass. This climate-control bill introduced in April would cap carbon pollutants that are harmful to the environment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/05/29/let_525677.shtml
Letters
SRS likely to be OK'd for tritium

...Energy's next tritium-production facility. The amendment in question, introduced in May by Mr. Graham and Rep. Edward Markey, D-Mass., would ban the use of commercial light-water reactors, like the Scottsboro plant, for tritium production...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/17/tec_233641.shtml
XXX Technology
Nuclear plants not Y2K ready

...ability of a plant to shut down safely, if needed," according to a statement released by the agency. But Rep. Edward Markey, D-Mass., a consistent critic of the NRC, said Wednesday that the report only "confirmed my fears about the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/09/tec_265315.shtml
XXX Technology
Pumping up nuclear security

...procedures at several sensitive facilities containing nuclear materials, according to disclosures made last week by Rep. Edward Markey, D-Mass. The congressman said mock terrorists used a garden cart to transport enough uranium from Los Alamos for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/02/tec_331126.shtml
XXX Technology
Battle over tritium production heats up

...advocate Ralph Nader, who spoke at a news conference. Last week, Rep. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and Rep. Edward Markey, D-Mass., formed an unusual team to win approval in the House of an amendment to the fiscal 1999 defense bill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/28/met_229680.shtml
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