Congressman Matt Cartwright

Representing the 17th District of Pennsylvania
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Jan 20, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Matt Cartwright announced that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded a grant of $4,001,733 to Luzerne County Head Start, Inc.

The award allows the program to serve and support 817 Head Start and 211 Early Head Start children.

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Jan 13, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Congressman Matt Cartwright announced his subcommittee assignments for the House Committee on Appropriations.  Cartwright will serve on the Commerce, Justice, and Science (CJS) Subcommittee and the Financial Services and General Government (FSGG) Subcommittee.

Jan 12, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Rep Cartwright re-introduced the bipartisan Military Spouse Job Continuity Act of 2017 with the support of 56 cosponsors.  This legislation offers a tax credit to any military spouse who has to renew or transfer a professional license due to a Permanent Change of Station (PCS) order that requires them to move across state lines.

Jan 12, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Matt Cartwright announced that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Agency (HHS) has awarded a $1,024,770 Health Services Grant to Rural Health Corporation of Northeastern PA in Wilkes-Barre.  The funding will support community health centers that serve medically underserved populations.

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Jan 11, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, U.S. Congressman Matt Cartwright met with Pennsylvania Secretary of Corrections John Wetzel regarding the possible closure of state prisons located in Northeastern Pennsylvania.

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Date Roll Call Bill Vote
1/13/2017 59 S.84 Aye
1/13/2017 58 S.CON.RES.3 Nay
1/13/2017 57 S.CON.RES.3 Aye
1/13/2017 56 H.RES.48 No
1/13/2017 55 H.RES.48 Nay
1/12/2017 54 H.R.238 Nay
1/12/2017 53 H.R.238 Aye
1/12/2017 52 H.R.238 No
1/12/2017 51 H.R.78 No
1/12/2017 50 H.R.78 Aye