Our unique analysis of the bills Cartwright has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Cartwright is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Cartwright for more statistics.
Matthew Cartwright sits on the following committees:
Cartwright sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Education (18%) Health (18%) Armed Forces and National Security (17%) Government Operations and Politics (13%) Environmental Protection (10%) Finance and Financial Sector (8%) Energy (8%) Transportation and Public Works (7%)
Some of Cartwright’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6136: To provide for USA Retirement Funds, and for other purposes.
- H.R. 6035: Community Integration Act of 2016
- H.R. 5959: BRAVE Act
- H.R. 5796: Fair Debt Collections Practices Clarification Act of 2016
- H.R. 5655: Addiction Prevention and Responsible Opioid Practices Act
- H.R. 5656: TRASH Act
- H.R. 5500: Coal Cleanup Taxpayer Protection Act
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From Jan 2013 to Sep 2016, Cartwright missed 38 of 2,463 roll call votes, which is 1.5%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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