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July 21, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC  - Today, Congressman Eric Swalwell (CA-15) announced that Jessica Gail has joined his team as Communications Director.

July 16, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) today introduced two bills to better prepare the federal government to treat pandemics like COVID-19 as national security threats.

July 13, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Nine of the ten Community Project Funding requests made by Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) for vital community projects in the East Bay have been granted by House Appropriations subcommittees, totaling $11,525,000.

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July 7, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Representatives Eric Swalwell (CA-15) and Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12) today led 40 of their colleagues in asking Secretary of Health and Human Services Xavier Becerra to issue guidance that federally-funded and federally-administered health insurers must cover all pregnancy and pregnancy-related services, including coverage of maternity care for dependents.

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July 3, 2021 Press Release

 WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Rep. Eric Swalwell issued the following statement after a major ransomware attack by a Russia-connected gang hit hundreds of companies across the United States and thousands around the world: 
  

June 30, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Representatives Eric Swalwell (CA-15) and Ruben Gallego (AZ-7), along with Senator Maggie Hassan (D-NH), today led a bipartisan, bicameral letter to Secretary of Veterans Affairs Denis McDonough asking the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to consider additional flexibilities for the VA Home Loan Guaranty program. 

June 24, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Following the 23-hour markup in the House Judiciary Committee, U.S. Representatives Zoe Lofgren (D-CA-19), Darrell Issa (R-CA-50), Eric Swalwell (D-CA-15), Tom McClintock (R-CA-04), and Lou Correa (D-CA-46) issued the below statement:

June 21, 2021 Press Release

CASTRO VALLEY, CA – Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) yesterday hosted a reception in Dublin for 10 students from the 15th Congressional District whom his office nominated to America’s military service academies.

Swalwell joined the students and their families at Dublin City Hall to acknowledge their achievements and thank them for their choices to serve our nation.

June 18, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) and Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-CA-15) led over 50 members of the House and Senate in a letter to Congressional leadership emphasizing the importance of including meaningful paid leave in the next recovery and jobs plan.

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June 14, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) announced that Yardena Wolf will serve as Chief of Staff, effective July 2021, following the departure of Michael Reed, who left the office to become Senior Advisor to Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Additionally, Mallory De Lauro will serve as District Chief of Staff. She was previously the Congressman’s District Director.

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In The News

May 19, 2021 In The News

Angel Turner still hopes to find justice in the 1997 slaying of her sister, Georgia Leah Moses. Moses—who would've turned 36 this year—was last seen alive at age 12, not far from her Santa Rosa, Calif. home; her strangled, decomposed body was found about a week later in a grove of trees off Highway 101 near Petaluma.

February 16, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON — East Bay Rep. Eric Swalwell has become a household name known for his criticism of Donald Trump on cable television, via Twitter and during the former president’s two impeachments. But after the second trial’s end, he says he’s ready to reach across the aisle.

January 13, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON — Representative Eric Swalwell approaches his impeachment manager duties as both an experienced prosecutor and a vocal critic of President Trump over the past several years.

After graduating from law school, Mr. Swalwell spent seven years in the district attorney’s office in Alameda County, Calif., and was the office’s lead prosecutor on hate crimes.

January 10, 2021 In The News

As the angry mob of President Trump’s supporters pushed and pounded on the doors of the House of Representatives Chamber, intent on stopping the certification of the election, Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Dublin, tore off his suit coat and girded for the chambers to be invaded.

October 5, 2020 In The News

It's been more than two years since I first called for a ban and national mandatory buyback of all military-style assault weapons, and the body count has only continued to rise since then.

February 26, 2019 In The News
If the House Intelligence Committee now seems to be suddenly surging forward more aggressively, it’s because we were held back while crucial time was wasted over the past two years.
 
February 1, 2019 In The News
Ahead of next week's State of the Union address, Democratic Rep. Eric Swalwell of California announced Friday that he invited one of the students who survived the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, as his guest for the event.
 
January 25, 2019 In The News
The high-profile politician discusses his legislative priorities and his (potential) upcoming run for the White House.
 
January 11, 2019 In The News
A few days ago, my 19-month-old son, Nelson, threw a tantrum because his baby sister was holding a toy he wanted.
 
Any parent knows that if you give in to a toddler every time he pitches a fit, he’ll keep pitching fits to get whatever he wants. Sadly, House and Senate Republicans don’t understand that about our president.
 
October 18, 2018 In The News
With the Saudi monarchy apparently still not prepared to tell the world what happened to Jamal Khashoggi during an interrogation in Turkey, America must act decisively and immediately to oppose authoritarian violence against journalists and critics.
 

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