Matt Bartle (born February 20, 1965) is a Republican politician from Missouri. Events 1472 - Orkney and Shetland are left by Norway to Scotland, due to a Dowry payment Year 1965 ( MCMLXV) was a Common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar of the 1965 Gregorian calendar. Missouri ( or) is a state in the Midwestern region of the United States bordered by Iowa, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee He was born in Columbia, Missouri. Columbia (kəˈlʌmbiə is the fifth-largest city in the US state of Missouri and the largest city in Mid-Missouri.
He graduated from David H. Hickman High School, and went on to get a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from the University of Missouri, and a J.D. degree from Northwestern University. David Henry Hickman High School (commonly Hickman or HHS) is a Coeducational public secondary school in Columbia, Missouri The University of Missouri (also known as the University of Missouri–Columbia, Mizzou, or MU) is a public land-grant and research Juris Doctor (abbreviated JD or JD, from the Latin, Teacher of Law) is a first professional graduate degree and Professional While at Northwestern, he was the editor of law review. A law review is a scholarly journal focusing on legal issues normally published by an organization of students at a Law school or through a Bar association. He is currently a practicing attorney.
He is married, and has had two children, Mack and Betsy, with his wife Annette. He is a member of the Phi Beta Kappa honorary, Beta Theta Pi fraternity, Mystical Seven, Abundant Life Baptist Church in Lee's Summit, Missouri, where he also teaches Sunday school, and the Blue Springs and Lee’s Summit Chambers of Commerce. The Phi Beta Kappa Society is an academic Honor society with the mission of "fostering and recognizing excellence" in the Undergraduate Liberal arts The Zeta Phi Society was a fraternal organization founded at the University of Missouri (MU or Mizzou in Columbia Missouri in 1870. Lee's Summit is a city in Cass and Jackson Counties in the US
He was first elected to the Missouri House of Representatives in 1998, and remained in that position through 2002. The Missouri House of Representatives is the lower chamber of the Missouri General Assembly. He was elected to the Missouri State Senate in 2002, and is currently the chair of the Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence Committee, vice chair of the Aging, Families, Mental and Public Health Committee, and a member of the Transportation Committee and the Commerce, Energy, and the Environment Committee. The Missouri State Senate is the upper chamber of the Missouri General Assembly.
In January 2007, Sen. Bartle surprised many with a 17-hour filibuster against an appointee to the University of Missouri Board of Curators. Bartle, a Christian conservative, was concerned about the appointee's views on stem-cell research.