Rep. Matt Cartwright (D-Pennsylvania) biography

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

4th term Democrat from Pennsylvania 8th District.


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

Birthplace: Erie, PA

Religion: Catholic

Percentage in Last Election: 54%

Major Opponent: Matt Connolly


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Matt Cartwright.


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


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Hunter Ridgway
  • Scheduler: Evie Kirschke-Schwartz
  • Legis. Dir.: Stephen Coffey
  • Press Secy.: Melvin Felix
  • Comm. Dir.: Colleen Gerrity
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Rachel Cohen
  • Education LA: Rachel Cohen
  • Telecomm LA: Stephen Coffey
  • Transportation LA: Hunter Ridgway
  • Trade LA: Jeremy Marcus
  • Commerce LA: Jeremy Marcus
  • Labor LA: Stephen Coffey
  • Budget LA: Jeremy Marcus
  • Government Affairs LA: Stephen Coffey
  • Space - NASA LA: Jeremy Marcus
  • Animal Welfare LA: Rachel Cohen


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 Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.3043 - Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and... No Send Message to Rep. Matt Cartwright
H.R.609 - 'To amend and extend the Higher Education Act of 1965. No Send Message to Rep. Matt Cartwright
H.R.27 - 'To enhance the workforce investment system of the Nation by strengthening one-stop career center... No Send Message to Rep. Matt Cartwright
H.R.366 - 'To amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to strengthen and im... No Send Message to Rep. Matt Cartwright
H.R.250 - 'To establish an interagency committee to coordinate Federal manufacturing research and developme... No Send Message to Rep. Matt Cartwright


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