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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TRASH bill long overdueSanitary Landfill, proposes to grow by more than another 100 million tons of mo
TRASH bill long overdue
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Sanitary Landfill, proposes to grow by more than another 100 million tons of mostly out-of-state garbage, U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright, a Lackawanna County Democrat, has introduced the Trash Reduction and Sensible Handling Act. Six other dumps... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Cartwright wants state control for out-of-state trash importsArticle Tools U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright thinks states should have more control
Cartwright wants state control for out-of-state trash imports
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Article Tools U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright thinks states should have more control over the trash their landfills import. The Democratic congressman introduced a bill in the House on Wednesday to give individual states the power to stop landfills from... Read more
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Times News
Cartwright wants pipeline proofan evidentiary hearing to “determine the legitimate need” for a proposed 118-mi
Cartwright wants pipeline proof
Times News / Posted 9 days ago
an evidentiary hearing to “determine the legitimate need” for a proposed 118-mile pipeline running through Carbon County. Matt Cartwright submitted a letter to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission last week urging the action before the agency... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Mayfield crime watch to circulate flood plain petitionto surmise that we’ll get at least 300-and-some signatures,” said Mr. Chelik, w
Mayfield crime watch to circulate flood plain petition
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
to surmise that we’ll get at least 300-and-some signatures,” said Mr. Chelik, who intends to take the petition to U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright, D-17, Moosic, and U.S. Sens. Pat Toomey and Bob Casey. Crime watch members also will take the petition to... Read more
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Roll Call
Will Comey or Trump Get More Attention on the Hill?Gerald E. Connolly of Virginia is a Clinton loyalist with a reputation for maki
Will Comey or Trump Get More Attention on the Hill?
Roll Call / Posted 16 days ago
Gerald E. Connolly of Virginia is a Clinton loyalist with a reputation for making tartly candid political assessments . Matt Cartwright of Pennsylvania and Jim Cooper of Tennessee are right of their caucus’ center and have bucked the party... Read more
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Times News
Tribute to fallen soldier: Memorial bridge opensbridge. A procession of vehicles led by the Baddick family represented the firs
Tribute to fallen soldier: Memorial bridge opens
Times News / Posted 21 days ago
bridge. A procession of vehicles led by the Baddick family represented the first cars to cross the new span. Congressman Matt Cartwright, and state Rep. Doyle Heffley, as well as former Pennsylvania Speaker of the House Keith McCall, commended... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Munley family traditionincludes new chaptercity laws imposing new restrictions on immigrants. Robert W. Munley has a son-
Munley family traditionincludes new chapter
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
city laws imposing new restrictions on immigrants. Robert W. Munley has a son-in-law who’s a politician — U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright, who’s married to Mr. Munley’s eldest child, Marion. Just in case you’re wondering, Judge Thomas Munley has... Read more
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Times News
Baddick Memorial bridge dedicatedmillion bridge that will carry Route 903 over the Lehigh River and bear the Jim
Baddick Memorial bridge dedicated
Times News / Posted 22 days ago
million bridge that will carry Route 903 over the Lehigh River and bear the Jim Thorpe-area veteran’s name. Congressman Matt Cartwright, Former Pa. House Speaker Keith McCall and state Rep. Doyle Heffley were all on hand to dedicate the span to... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Area's two congressmen take different stands on coaltheir locations — from purchasing energy from Russia, thereby aiding Pennsylvan
Area's two congressmen take different stands on coal
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 26 days ago
their locations — from purchasing energy from Russia, thereby aiding Pennsylvania coal producers and employees, U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright, D-17, Moosic, was introducing legislation which would prohibit the practice of self-bonding of coal... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Barletta moves to block Russian energytheir locations — from purchasing energy from Russia, thereby aiding Pennsylvan
Barletta moves to block Russian energy
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
their locations — from purchasing energy from Russia, thereby aiding Pennsylvania coal producers and employees, U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright, D-17, Moosic, was introducing legislation that would prohibit the practice of self-bonding of coal companies... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Congressmen back coal-related legislationtheir locations — from purchasing energy from Russia, thereby aiding Pennsylvan
Congressmen back coal-related legislation
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 26 days ago
their locations — from purchasing energy from Russia, thereby aiding Pennsylvania coal producers and employees, U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright, D-17, Moosic, was introducing legislation which would prohibit the practice of self-bonding of coal... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
State AFL-CIO endorses 2 Democrats for CongressAFL-CIO endorsed Democrat Michael P. Marsicano in his bid for Congress represen
State AFL-CIO endorses 2 Democrats for Congress
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 27 days ago
AFL-CIO endorsed Democrat Michael P. Marsicano in his bid for Congress representing the 11th District and U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright for re-election in the 17th District. To be endorsed, a candidate must meet a threshold of 67 percent of the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Charlie Dent 'reviewing' House gun billon gun-control legislation. During that time, the House was in recess, and spee
Charlie Dent 'reviewing' House gun bill
The Morning Call / Posted 29 days ago
on gun-control legislation. During that time, the House was in recess, and speeches from lawmakers like Pennsylvania Rep. Matt Cartwright, D-17th, were broadcast using social media. Those tactics haven’t secured the promise of a vote on any gun... Read more

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