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Greg Matthews
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Oregon House of Representatives District 50
Incumbent
In office
2009-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$22,596/year
Per diem$129/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolGresham High School
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Personal
Place of birthGresham, OR
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Greg Matthews is a Democratic member of the Oregon House of Representatives, representing District 50. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Biography

Matthews' professional experience includes working as a firefighter for the Gresham Fire Department and as a police officer for the Gresham Police Department. Matthews served in the U.S. Army as a Military Police Officer.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Matthews served on the following committees:

Oregon Committee Assignments, 2013
Business and Labor
Veterans and Emergency Preparedness, Chair

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Matthews served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Matthews served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2012

Matthews won re-election in the 2012 election for Oregon House of Representatives District 50. Matthew was unopposed in the May 15 Democratic primary and defeated Logan Boettcher (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4]

Oregon House of Representatives, District 50, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngGreg Matthews Incumbent 66.3% 13,856
     Republican Logan Boettcher 33.7% 7,037
Total Votes 20,893

2010

See also: Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2010

Matthews won re-election to District 50 in 2010. He had no primary opposition but was challenged by Andre Wang in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[5][6]

Oregon State House, District 50
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Greg Matthews (D) 10,550
Andre Wang (R) 8,983

2008

See also: Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Matthews was elected to Oregon State House District 50.[7][8]

Oregon State House District 50
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Greg Matthews (D) 13,868
Lim (R) 11,487
Misc. 70

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Matthews is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Matthews raised a total of $780,157 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 14, 2013.[9]

Greg Matthews's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oregon State House, District 50 Won $121,885
2010 Oregon State House, District 50 Won $147,588
2008 Oregon State House, District 50 Won $510,684
Grand Total Raised $780,157

2012

Matthews won re-election to the Oregon State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Matthews raised a total of $121,885.
Oregon State House 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Greg Matthews's campaign in 2012
Portland Metro Fire Fighters$9,000
Oregon State Fire Fighters Council$8,000
Fire Fighters Local 3219$5,250
Fire Fighters Local 1431$5,000
Oregon Soft Drink Association$4,000
Total Raised in 2012$121,885
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Matthews won re-election to the Oregon State House in 2010. During that election cycle, Matthews raised a total of $147,588.

2008

Matthews won election to the Oregon State House in 2008. During that election cycle, Matthews raised a total of $510,684.

Personal

Matthews and his wife, Suzette, have three children.[1]

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