Matt will continue to be a progressive voice for equality in Maine
Matt is serving his third term in the Maine House of Representatives. He serves as House chair of the Joint Standing Committee on Judiciary.
Matt is a longtime leader in progressive politics in Maine. He is the Executive Director of EqualityMaine, where he was one of the senior strategists in the successful passage of the 2009 marriage-equality bill and the historic No on 1: Protect Maine Equality campaign. He has also worked with Maine Citizens for Clean Elections to preserve Maine’s strong campaign finance laws and reduce the influence of big money in government. Matt also volunteered on the successful campaign to preserve same-day voter registration rights.
Matt lives in Portland with his husband, Jeremy Kennedy.