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Congressman Matt Cartwright from Pennsylvania

Profile for Congressman Matt Cartwright from Pennsylvania

Congressman Matt  Cartwright
Democrat
Pennsylvania
202-225-5546
District: 8

Next Election: 2020

Missed 0 Votes

Absent for 0% of Votes

Votes with Party 95%

Seniority: 8

Latest Votes:

Apr 10 2019

Voted Yes On Passage on HR1644

Save the Internet Act

Apr 10 2019

Voted No On Motion to Recommit with Instructions on HR1644

Save the Internet Act

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Latest Announcements:

Apr 15 2019 - 12:00 AM

Cartwright Announces Over $12.8 Million in Housing and Urban Development Funds

Apr 10 2019 - 4:29 PM

Rep. Cartwright Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Invest in Coal Country

Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $2,432,562
Individual $1,320,609
PAC & SuperPac $1,039,449
Disbursements: $2,563,832
Individual Refunds $14,131
Committee Refunds $500
Debts owed $275,000
Cash on Hand $429,799

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Bills Sponsored:

Apr 9 2019

hr2156

House Natural Resources Committee

3 cosponsors

To amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to provide funds to States and Indian tribes for the purpose of promoting economic revitalization, diversification, and development in economically distressed communities through the reclamation and restoration of land and water resources adversely affected by coal mining carried out before August 3, 1977, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources. - Apr 9 2019

Jan 24 2019

hr762

House Energy and Commerce Committee

26 cosponsors

To amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to provide for the dissemination of information regarding available Federal programs relating to energy efficiency projects for schools, and for other purposes.

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. - Mar 6 2019

Nov 29 2018

hr7192

House Energy and Commerce Committee

0 cosponsors

To enhance the early warning reporting requirements for motor vehicle manufacturers, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. - Nov 29 2018

Nov 16 2018

hr7148

House Ways and Means Committee

0 cosponsors

To provide for USA Retirement Funds, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions a - Nov 16 2018

Oct 2 2018

hr7014

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

0 cosponsors

To require the Secretary of Transportation to modify the final rule relating to flightcrew member duty and rest requirements for passenger operations of air carriers to apply to all-cargo operations of air carriers, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. - Oct 2 2018

Sep 13 2018

hr6807

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

4 cosponsors

To amend the Mineral Leasing Act to make certain improvements in the laws relating to coal royalties, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Financial Services, and Transportation and Infrastructure, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speak - Sep 13 2018

Sep 7 2018

hr6744

House Education and the Workforce Committee

7 cosponsors

To amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to authorize Federal assistance to State adult protective services programs, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce. - Sep 7 2018

Jul 19 2018

hr6448

House Energy and Commerce Committee

15 cosponsors

To amend the National Organ Transplant Act to clarify the definition of valuable consideration, to clarify that pilot programs that honor and reward organ donation do not violate that Act, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. - Jul 19 2018

Jul 13 2018

hr6371

House Energy and Commerce Committee

0 cosponsors

To ensure that Medicaid beneficiaries have the opportunity to receive care in a home and community-based setting.

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. - Jul 13 2018

Jun 22 2018

hr6196

House Education and the Workforce Committee

0 cosponsors

To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to require local educational agencies to implement a policy on allergy bullying in schools.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce. - Jun 22 2018

Jun 19 2018

hr6148

House Education and the Workforce Committee

1 cosponsors

To require reporting of bullying to appropriate authorities and assist with equal protection claims against entities who fail to respond appropriately to bullying, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education. - Oct 19 2018

Jun 8 2018

hr6052

House Ways and Means Committee

4 cosponsors

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under the Medicare Program of hearing aids and related hearing services.

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall w - Jun 8 2018

May 24 2018

hr5964

House Energy and Commerce Committee

1 cosponsors

To amend the Professional Boxing Safety Act of 1996 to provide additional safety standards for professional boxing.

Referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisi - May 24 2018

May 17 2018

hr5865

House Education and the Workforce Committee

0 cosponsors

To establish programs related to prevention of prescription opioid misuse, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on the Judiciary, Ways and Means, and Education and the Workforce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each ca - May 17 2018

May 9 2018

hr5738

House Education and the Workforce Committee

8 cosponsors

To amend the Social Security Act, the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008, and the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981 to require that the value of child's savings accounts be disregarded for the purpose of determining eligibility to receive benefits under such Acts; and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committees on Agriculture, Energy and Commerce, and Education and the Workforce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case - May 9 2018

Apr 27 2018

hr5656

House Judiciary Committee

0 cosponsors

To clarify the meaning of the term 'prevailing party' with regard to the recovery of attorneys' fees.

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary. - Apr 27 2018

Apr 19 2018

hr5577

House Education and the Workforce Committee

0 cosponsors

To require the Secretary of Labor, in consultation with the Secretary of Health and Human Services, to draft disclosures describing the rights and liabilities of customers of domestic care services and require that such services provide such disclosures to customers in any contract for such services.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce. - Apr 19 2018

Apr 12 2018

hr5484

House Judiciary Committee

1 cosponsors

To amend the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to prohibit a court from making an award of costs to a defendant except on a finding that an action was brought in bad faith.

Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall wit - Apr 12 2018

Mar 22 2018

hr5387

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

2 cosponsors

To provide for the establishment of clean technology consortia to enhance the economic, environmental, and energy security of the United States by promoting domestic development, manufacture, and deployment of clean technologies, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such prov - Mar 22 2018

Feb 27 2018

hr5111

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

1 cosponsors

To amend title 40, United States Code, to provide certain purchasing authority for recipients or subrecipients of grants under chapter 53 of title 49 of such Code, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. - Feb 27 2018