Matt Cartwright

Matthew Alton "Matt" Cartwright is an American politician and attorney who has served as the United States Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district since 2013. The district includes a large swath of northeastern Pennsylvania, including Scranton, Wilkes-Barre, and Easton. A member of the Democratic Party, Cartwright defeated 10-term incumbent Blue Dog Tim Holden, the Dean of the Pennsylvania Congressional delegation, in the Democratic primary on April 24, 2012, by a 57%-43% margin. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Matt Cartwright has 155 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2013 Ceremony. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2016 with an average of 7,191 views per program. Most appearances with Sheila Jackson Lee (6), Jan Schakowsky (4), Suzanne Bonamici (4). Most common tags: House of Representatives, Democratic Party.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 2013 - Present U.S. Representative, D-PA 17th View Map Videos: 155

Previously

U.S. Representative Candidate,
D-17
January 1, 2012 - November 2, 2012 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    The House debated and voted on amendments to a fiscal year 2018 “minibus” spending package.

  • House Session, Part 1

    House Session, Part 1

    By a 235-192 vote, the House passed H.R. 3219, the Make America Secure Appropriations Act, which includes Defense, Energy…

  • Affordable Care Act Changes

    Affordable Care Act Changes

    The House Democratic Steering and Policy Committee held a hearing on ways to improve the Affordable Care Act. The witnesses…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House approved a number of bills, including one imposing additional sanctions against Russia, North Korea, and Iran. The…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House passed a bill that delays an Obama administration ozone standards rule. Lawmakers also passed three measures on…

  • Fiscal Year 2018 Homeland Security Spending Bill Markup

    Fiscal Year 2018 Homeland Security Spending Bill Markup

    Following a House vote break, members of the Appropriations Committeee resumed their debate on the 2018 Homeland Security Markup…

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