Dan Matthews (Washington)
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|U.S. House, Washington, District 2|
Matthews is a Boeing 747 instructor pilot.
Matthews did not post a campaign platform on his website, but he did release a radio ad:
Matthews ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Washington's 2nd District. Dan Matthews and Rick Larsen advanced past the blanket primary and faced off in the general election on November 6, 2012. Larsen won.
Larsen led Matthews in fundraising by a fair margin, with Larsen having over $1 million and Matthews with $220,000. No other candidate raised a significant amount.
|U.S. House, Washington District 2 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Rick Larsen Incumbent||61.1%||184,826|
|Source: Washington Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
|U.S. House, Washington District 2, 2012 - Dan Matthews (Washington) Campaign Contributions|
|Total Raised by Election Winner||$1,356,321|
|Total Spent by Election Winner||$1,225,993|
|Top contributors to Dan Matthews (Washington)'s campaign committee|
|National Assn of Home Builders||$2,500|
|Rodland Motor Co||$2,500|
|American Farm Bureau||$2,000|
|Anders for Congress||$1,500|
|Top 5 industries that contributed to campaign committee|
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- CNN "Washington Districts Race - 2012 Election Center"
- Dan Matthews campaign website "Bio," Accessed August 3, 2012
- Washington Secretary of State "Candidate Filings," Accessed May 18, 2012
- AP Primary Results
- Seattle Times "Republican Matthews can give incumbent Democrat Larsen a challenge in 2nd Congressional District," July 17, 2012
- MSNBC "Larsen faces 5 challengers in 2nd District race," July 20, 2012
- Open Secrets "Dan Matthews 2012 Election Cycle," Accessed April 10, 2013