Senator John Wesley Matthews, Jr.'s Political Positions


Full Name: John Wesley Matthews, Jr.
Current Office: State Senate - District 39, Democratic
First Elected: 1984
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Geraldine; 5 Children: Cynthia John, Michael Andre, Stephanie, John Wesley III, Brian
Birth Date: 04/21/1940
Birth Place: Bowman, SC
Home City: Bowman, SC
Religion: United Methodist
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John Matthews, Jr. refused to tell citizens where he stands on any of the issues addressed in the 2012 Political Courage Test, despite repeated requests from Vote Smart, national media, and prominent political leaders.

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