|Idaho House of Representatives District 33B|
| Term in office began|
| Term in office ended|
Matthews is a telecommunications consultant for Qwest.
Matthews was a member of the following committees:
Matthews ran for Idaho's 2nd Congressional District in 2010.
On November 4, 2008, Republican Russ Matthews won re-election to the Idaho House of Representatives District 33B receiving 54.6% of the vote (7,952 votes), ahead of Democrat John McGimpsey who received 45.4% of the vote (6,605 votes).
|Idaho House of Representatives, District 33B (2008)|
|Russ Matthews (R)||7,952||54.6%|
|John McGimpsey (D)||6,605||45.4%|
In 2008, Matthews raised $30,624.
Listed below are those who contributed the most to his campaign.
|Bonneville County Republican Central Committee||$3,704|
|Idaho Republican Party||$2,000|
|Idaho Farm Bureau||$2,000|
|Mountain View Hospital||$1,000|
|Roberts for Representative||$1,000|
|Coeur D Alene Tribe||$1,000|
|House Republican Caucus of Idaho||$1,000|
|Bart Davis for Idaho Senate||$1,000|
Matthews represented Idaho House District 33. District 33 includes all of Jefferson County.
Russ is married to Virginia Matthews and reside in Idaho Falls, Idaho.
- Russ Matthews' campaign website
- Idaho House of Representatives Members
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002
- Russ Matthews on Facebook
|Idaho House District 33B
| Succeeded by|
Linden B. Bateman