Matthew Beaton

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Matthew Beaton
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Massachusetts House of Representatives, Eleventh Worcester District
In office
2011 - present
Term ends
January 7, 2015
Years in position 3
Base salary$60,032.60/year
Per diem$10-$100/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
ProfessionOwner of Beaton Construction, LLC
Office website
Matthew A. Beaton is a Republican member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, representing the Eleventh Worcester district. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.


Beaton earned his B.S. in Biotechnology from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, and M.S. in Energy and Environmental Studies from Boston University. His professional experience includes working the owner of Beaton Construction & Residential Energy Solutions; he was the 2009 recipient of the Worcester Business Journal Forty under 40 award.

Committee assignments


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

Massachusetts Committee Assignments, 2013
Ways and Means
Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture Joint
Ways and Means Joint


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Beaton served on the following committees:



See also: Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Massachusetts House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election was held on September 9, 2014, and a general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 3, 2014. Incumbent Matthew Beaton was unopposed in the Republican primary and is unopposed in the general election.[1]


See also: Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2012

Beaton won re-election in the 2012 election for Massachusetts House of Representatives Eleventh Worcester District. Beaton was unopposed in the September 6 Republican primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]


See also: Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2010

Beaton won election to the Eleventh Worcester seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He defeated Denis Leary (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[4]

Massachusetts House of Representatives General Election, Eleventh Worcester District (2010)
Candidates Votes
Denis Leary (D) 6,621
Green check mark transparent.png Matthew Beaton (R) 9,709

Campaign donors


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


In 2010, Beaton raised $69,944 in contributions.[5]

His three largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Shrewsbury Republican Town Cmte $4,639
Beaton, Matthew $4,486
Republican State Cmte $2,916


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Preceded by
Karyn Polito
Massachusetts House of Representatives Eleventh Worcester District
Succeeded by