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Rep. Matt Schaefer



District:HD 6 (R)
Phone:(512) 463-0584
Email:matt.schaefer@house.texas.gov
Facebook:@MattForTexas
Twitter:@RepMattSchaefer


QUICK SUMMARY for Rep. Matt Schaefer
(Smith County)
Voted NO on Impeachment of our Attorney General
Received $38,000.00 from Top 5 Donors in 2022 Cycle
Sided with Over 80 Lobby Groups 42.59% of the Time
Joined Democrats on 3.40% of Contested, Partisan Votes
Opposes Democrats, not Republicans (All Votes)

Committees and Groups

House Committee on Licensing & Administrative Procedures
House Committee on Public Education
Texas Freedom Caucus (Chairman)


Impeachment Vote: NO
Top 5 Contributors
for the 2022 Election Cycle

$10,000.00
Darwin A Deason

$10,000.00
Texas Spine and Joint Hospital LTD PAC

$8,000.00
Charles R Saulsbury Jr

$5,000.00
Charles Dick & Amelia Saulsbury Sr

$5,000.00
Defend Texas Liberty PAC

Sided with Over 80 Lobby Groups
42.59% of the Time

Voted with Democrats
3.4% on Contested Votes

Registered No on 189 out of 894
Local and Consent Bills (21.14%)

Disagrees Most Often With:

1DRamos, Ana-Maria54.79%
2DRose, Toni53.69%
3DMorales, Christina53.32%
4DWu, Gene53.23%
5DGonzález, Jessica53.11%
6DJones, Jolanda52.89%
7DHinojosa, Gina52.84%
8DRosenthal, Jon52.16%
9DJones, Venton52.14%
10DCollier, Nicole52.13%
11DReynolds, Ron52.04%
12DAnchía, Rafael52.04%
13DGoodwin, Vikki52.00%
14DBucy, John51.91%
15DMeza, Terry51.84%
The 15 reps above are depicted on the left side of the bar below. The bar depicts, with colored lines, all of the House reps in order of disagreement - from left to right.

 Disagreement: 0R - 15D  Agreement

28 Bills Authored
3 GOP Priority Bills Authored

2129 Record Votes Cast

67 Statements of Vote (Change)
67 Change Statements
0 Away Statements

Rice University Analysis: Ideological Scoring
Rice University Professor Mark Jones' scoring of House members, on a liberal to conservative scale, based on votes cast during each regular session.

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