Congressional Member Profiles

Rep. Matt Cartwright

Rep. Matt Cartwright

Democrat, Pennsylvania, 8th District

9

Votes for Children

0

Bills Introduced

22

Bills Cosponsored

0

Actions Against the Interests of Children

Rep. Cartwright represents a district with a child poverty rate of 21.5 percent. 12.4 percent of children in this district are in extreme poverty, 12.3 percent are food insecure, and 3.2 percent lack health insurance. During the 116th Congress, Rep. Cartwright has taken 9 votes that would help the children in his district. He has introduced 0 bills and cosponsored 22 bills to help children. Rep. Cartwright has taken 0 actions in support of legislation we believe to be against the interests of children.

CDF has endorsed several bills during this Congress. So far, Rep. Cartwright has taken the following action on bills endorsed by CDF during this Congress:

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.6 the American Dream and Promise Act of 2019.

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.8 the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1296 the Assault Weapons Ban of 2019.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3378 the Stop Child Summer Hunger Act of 2019.

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