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Markey Sworn in Tuesday

Screen Shot 2012-12-27 at 3.02.47 PMSPRINGFIELD (WGGB) — Three weeks after his victory in the special US Senate election — Ed Markey is set to take his oath of office on Tuesday.

The longtime House Representative of Massachusetts will be sworn in as the state’s junior Senator by Vice President Joe Biden.

At 10am Tuesday, Markey will officially fill the seat left vacant by now-Secretary of State John Kerry.