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Markey, Kennedy trumpet similar records in intraparty fight for Senate seat

Feb 19, 2020 - The Washington Post

Rep. Joe Kennedy called fellow Democrat Edward J. Markey a 'good senator' who has made significant contributions to Massachusetts and the nation, but the congressman insisted Tuesday that he should replace the incumbent in the U.S. Senate.

In their first televised debate, the two were in agreement on a range of issues, including ensuring a pathway to citizenship for immigrants, a more equitable criminal justice system, fighting climate change and support for Medicare-for-all. They both sai...