|Massachusetts House of Representatives Third Barnstable|
| Term in office began|
| Term in office ended|
January 5, 2011
Patrick served as Executive Director of Cape and Islands Self Reliance Corporation from 1985-2000. He has also worked as an apprentice with Panton Plumbing, Owner of Seven Suns Solar, and an instructor/volunteer with the Peace Corps in Ghana.
Patrick is a member of the Association for the Preservation of Cape Cod, Falmouth 300 Committee, Returned Peace Corps Volunteers, and the Waquoit Village Association.
- Health Care Financing Joint Committee
- Global Warming and Climate Change
- Veterans and Federal Affairs Joint Committee
Patrick had no primary opposition.
On November 4, 2008, Patrick won re-election for the Massachusetts House of Representatives election for the Third Barnstable district. In this election he raised $47,381-; of that total $43,731- (92.3%) was from in state contributions and $3,650- (7.7%) was from out of state contributions.
|Massachusetts House of Representatives - Third Barnstable district|
|Matthew Patrick (D)||12,898|
|Carey Murphy (I)||8,748|
Patrick raised $47,381 in the 2008 election cycle.
His major contributors are listed below. 
|MEBA District No 1||$1,100|
|Cape & Islands Democratic Council||$1,000|
|Paul D. Brodeur||$1,000|
|13 different donors||$500|
- Matt Patrick's personal website
- Massachusetts House of Representatives - Rep. Matthew Patrick
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Campaign contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998
- Matthew Patrick on Facebook
|Massachusetts House of Representatives Barnstable 3
2001–January 5, 2011
| Succeeded by|
State of Massachusetts
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