Texas House Member

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Rep. Shaheen, Matt

District 66

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Capitol Address:

Room E2.718

P.O. Box 2910

Austin, TX 78768

(512) 463-0594

(512) 463-1021 Fax

District Address:

6501 Legacy Dr. #LL1

Plano TX 75024

(469) 642-8708

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Collin (part)

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Biography

State Representative Matt Shaheen serves the citizens of District 66 in the Texas House of Representatives, representing West Plano and far North Dallas. He serves on the House Committee on Ways and Means and as Vice Chair of the House Urban Affairs Committee. Previously, Mr. Shaheen served five years on the Collin County Commissioners Court representing the citizens of Precinct 1.

Mr. Shaheen is consistently ranked among the top most conservative, pro-business legislators in Texas. Matt is passionate about ensuring Texas remains a shining example to the rest of America through low taxes, limited government, education excellence and traditional values. Representative Shaheen has been married for 25 years to his wife Robyn, and together, they have three children. Matt and his family attend Prestonwood Baptist Church where Matt serves as a Deacon, an usher and on the church's pregnancy center board.

Matt is a native of Virginia where he received his Bachelor's degree from Randolph-Macon College and won All Conference honors in football. He also holds a Master's degree from SMU.

El Representante del Estado Matt Shaheen sirve a los ciudadanos del Distrito 66 en la Cámara de Representantes de Texas, representando a West Plano y Far North Dallas. Se desempeña en el Comité de Formas y Medios de la Cámara y como Vicepresidente del Comité de Asuntos Urbanos de la Cámara. Previamente, el Sr. Shaheen se desempeñó cinco años en el Tribunal de Comisionados del Condado de Collin representando a los ciudadanos del Precinto 1.

El Sr. Shaheen se clasifica sistemáticamente entre los legisladores más conservadores y a favor de las empresas de Texas. A Matt le apasiona asegurarse de que Texas se mantenga como un brillante ejemplo para el resto de los Estados Unidos a través de impuestos bajos, gobiernos limitados, excelencia educativa y valores tradicionales. El Representante Shaheen y su esposa Robyn tienen 25 años de casados y tres hijos. Matt y su familia asisten a la Iglesia Bautista de Prestonwood, donde Matt se desempeña como diácono, ujier y en la junta del centro de embarazo de la iglesia.

Matt es nativo de Virginia, donde recibió su Licenciatura del Randolph-Macon College y ganó los honores de All Conference en fútbol. También se graduó como Magíster en la SMU (Southern Methodist University).

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