- US Sens. Warren, Markey back bill to hike smoking age to 21 Updated: Sep-30-15 5:21 pm
BOSTON - U.S. Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Edward Markey are backing legislation that would hike the nation's smoking age by banning the sale of tobacco products to anyone under 21.
- Boston College hosts climate change conference Updated: Sep-27-15 9:39 am
BOSTON - U.S. Sen. Edward Markey and White House Science Policy Chief John Holdren are coming to Boston College to discuss Pope Francis and the environment.
- White House opposes GOP bill to lift oil export ban Updated: Sep-15-15 5:37 pm
WASHINGTON - The White House said Tuesday it opposes a House Republican bill to lift the four-decade-old ban on crude oil exports.
- All 9 Massachusetts US House members vote to back Iran deal Updated: Sep-11-15 7:49 pm
BOSTON - The state's all-Democratic U.S. House delegation has voted in favor of the nuclear deal with Iran.