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Matt Cartwright's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Matthew 'Matt' A. Cartwright
Office: U.S. House (PA) - District 17, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 17
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Marion; 2 Children: Jack, Matthew
Birth Date: 05/01/1961
Home City: Moosic, PA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
June 24, 2014 Cartwright Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Create Effective Restitution Process for Victims of Child Pornography
May 30, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Preventing Sex Trafficking
May 8, 2014 Cartwright Co-Introduces Legislation to Make Pepper Spray Pilot Program Law
April 22, 2014 Cartwright Announces $10,000 Grant to Help Continue Marley's Mission Equine Therapy
April 22, 2014 Cartwright Announces $37,858 Grant to Monroe County for the Purchase of a Forensic Computer and Software
April 22, 2014 Cartwright Announces $10,000 Grant for Luzerne County to Continue Partial Funding of an Assistant District Attorney
April 15, 2014 Cartwright Visits USP Canaan; Calls for Further Action to Ensure the Safety of Correctional Officers
March 27, 2014 Cartwright and Cole Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Make Federal Agency Settlements More Transparent
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
Jan. 29, 2014 Letter to Catherine Lhamon, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Office for Civil Rights, US Department of Education - Campus Sexual Assaults
Nov. 21, 2013 Rep. Cartwright's Statement on HUD's Report on the Sherman Hills Complex
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Federal Defender Services Funding
April 18, 2013 Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry - U.S.-Colombia Policy
March 1, 2013 Letter to Director Samuels, Bureau of Prisons - Expedite Pepper Spray Pilot Program
Feb. 12, 2013 Rep. Cartwright Calls Upon House GOP Leadership to Quickly Bring Up and Pass the Bipartisan Senate-Passed VAWA Reauthorization
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