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Rep. Matt Cartwright (D-PA 8th District)

4th term Democrat from Pennsylvania 8th District.

Bio

Residence: Moosic

Marital Status: Married (Marion Munley Cartwright)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney

Prev. Political Exp.: no prior elected office

Education: BA Hamilton College, 1983; JD University of Pennsylvania, 1986

Birthdate: 05/01/1961

Religion: Catholic

Percentage in Last Election: 54%

Major Opponent: Matt Connolly


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Matt Cartwright.

Website: cartwright.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

1034 Longworth House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515
Phone: (202) 225-5546
Fax: (202) 226-0996

Scranton Office: (more district offices)

226 Wyoming Ave.
Scranton, Pennsylvania 18503
Phone: (570) 341-1050
Fax: (570) 341-1055



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Hunter Ridgway
  • Scheduler: Evie Kirschke-Schwartz
  • Legis. Dir.: Stephen Coffey
  • Health LA: Stephen Coffey
  • Judiciary LA: Stephen Coffey
  • Press Secy.: Melvin Felix
  • Comm. Dir.: Colleen Gerrity
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Rachel Cohen
  • Budget LA: Jeremy Marcus
  • Civil Rights LA: Rachel Cohen
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Stephen Coffey
  • Science/Technology LA: Jeremy Marcus
  • Women's Issues LA: Rachel Cohen

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Matt Cartwright voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Fiscal 2020 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations 06/26/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Fiscal 2020 Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations 06/19/2019 Yea Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Pro-life Protections to Title X Program 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Conscience Protection 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
P The So-Called "Equality Act" 05/17/2019 Yea Voted Against
P "For the People Act of 2019" (restrictions on free speech) 03/08/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance/ United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) 01/03/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (passage) 01/19/2018 Yea Voted For
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (vote to protect bill) 01/18/2018 Nay Voted Against
P Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) 10/03/2017 Nay Voted Against
(More Key Votes)
 

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Matt Cartwright's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Matt Cartwright a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.5006 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Matt Cartwright
H.R.4712 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Matt Cartwright
H.R.36 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Matt Cartwright
H.R.849 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support No Send Message to Rep. Matt Cartwright
H.R.2918 - Patients First Act (promoting ethical stem cell research) Support No Send Message to Rep. Matt Cartwright
H.J.RES.39 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Matt Cartwright
H.R.1628 - American Health Care Act (Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood) Support No Send Message to Rep. Matt Cartwright
H.R.1192 - Dismemberment Abortion Ban Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Matt Cartwright
H.J.RES.43 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Matt Cartwright
H.R.1322 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. Matt Cartwright
H.J.RES.33 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. Matt Cartwright
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.