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Ocasio-Cortez endorses Markey as Joe Kennedy eyes his Senate seat

1 month ago   |   By Politico

Sen. Ed Markey on Friday got a major boost in the not-so-invisible primary between himself and Rep. Joe Kennedy, nabbing an endorsement from liberal firebrand Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Ocasio-Cortez, who shot to fame after mounting an insurgent primary run against the then-No. 4 Democrat in the House last year, endorsed Markey in a video posted to his campaign account. While Kennedy has not yet announced a primary challenge against Markey, he's considered one of the strongest potential rivals. Earlier this summer, he launched an exploratory committee and begun making key hires for a Senate...
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Ocasio-Cortez endorses Sen. Edward J. Markey as he faces a possible Democratic primary challenge from Rep. Joe Kennedy

Ocasio-Cortez endorses Sen. Edward J. Markey as he faces a possible Democratic primary challenge from Rep. Joe Kennedy

1 month ago   |   By The Washington Post

The endorsement comes ahead of a Massachusetts Senate race that could be about generational change.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez endorses Ed Markey in U.S. Senate campaign

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

Progressive firebrand U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is endorsing U.S. Sen. Edward Markey in his re-election bid - the announcement dropping the day before the Massachusetts Democratic Convention where Markey and rumored opponent U.S. Rep. Joseph Kennedy III are both slated to appear.
Ocasio-Cortez's endorsement of Markey comes as little surprise - the two partnered on the Green New Deal.
In a video posted to Markey's campaign YouTube account, Ocasio-Cortez says she's “proud to enthusiastically support and endorse Senator Ed Markey” calling him a “proud and strong progressive champion...
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