|Maine House of Representatives District 130|
|Profession||Innkeeper, PineCrest Inn|
Matthew Mattingly was a Republican candidate for District 6 of the Maine State Senate. The primary election was on June 8, 2010 and the general election was on November 2. Mattingly ran in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 130.
Mattingly ran in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 130. Mattingly ran unopposed in the June 12 Republican primary and was defeated by incumbent Linda Sanborn (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. 
|Maine House of Representatives, District 130, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Linda Sanborn Incumbent||57.2%||2,612|
- See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2010
Mattingly was defeated by Democratic incumbent Philip Bartlett in the November 2 general election. In the June 8th primary election, Republican candidate Benjamin Gilman ran unopposed and won.  However, on June 18, Gilman withdrew his candidacy from the race.  Mattingly was then selected to run in Gilman's place for the November 2nd election.
Mattingly's campaign website listed several main issues: 
- Health care - "Maine has the 2nd highest cost in the nation"
- Energy - "Top 3rd in the nation - WHY?"
- Taxes - "15th highest in the nation - WHY?"
- Economy - "Our economy and business climate is ranked in the bottom 20% - WHY?"
"Electing the same people and expecting different results is the definition of insanity!"
- Official campaign website
- List of candidates certified for the June 8, 2010 primary in Maine
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Matthew Mattingly on Facebook
- Matt Mattingly on Twitter