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March 24, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) announced he will hold a Facebook Live town hall for 15th Congressional District residents on Thursday, March 26th with special guest Dr. Stephen Lockhart, Chief Medical Officer of Sutter Health, to discuss the next steps for combatting the COVID-19 outbreak.
 

March 23, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15), Rep. Katie Porter (CA-45), and 65 additional signatories wrote to House Committee on Rules Chairman James McGovern to formally request a temporary change to House Rules to allow remote voting by Members of the House of Representatives during national emergencies. 
 

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March 16, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) announced he will host a telephone town hall for 15th Congressional District residents on Thursday, March 19th with special guests Dr. Arthur Reingold and Dr. Michael Anderson to discuss the COVID-19 outbreak.

March 13, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Rep. Eric Swalwell made the following announcement Friday:

March 9, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) and Rep. Rick Crawford (R-AR) reintroduced the Members Operating to Be Innovative and Link Everyone (MOBILE) Resolution. The resolution would strengthen the ability of Members to virtually participate in committee hearings and allow them to vote remotely on suspension bills.

March 6, 2020 Press Release

UPDATE MARCH 12, 2020: Due to coronavirus concerns, and on advice of local, state and federal health authorities, these events have been cancelled. We are exploring how to share emergency preparedness training details either via livestream or via recorded video; watch for details coming soon. Thanks for your understanding. Stay safe, and wash your hands!

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March 5, 2020 Press Release

UPDATE MARCH 11, 2020: Out of an abundance of caution and in the interest of public health, a decision has been made to POSTPONE this Community Forum on Gun Safety.

February 19, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC—Today, Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA), Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ), Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC), and Rep. Tom Emmer (R-MN) launched the bicameral, bipartisan Congressional Personalized Medicine Caucus. This new caucus seeks to expand support for, and knowledge of, personalized medicine by enhancing public awareness of the field and advocating for policies in support of its advancement.

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February 5, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15), a member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and of the House Committee on the Judiciary, issued the following statement today: 

January 15, 2020 Press Release

CASTRO VALLEY, CA – Rep. Eric Swalwell will host the first town hall of 2020 for 15th Congressional District constituents on Thursday, January 23 in Dublin.

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In The News

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.
 
September 11, 2018 In The News

Seventeen years ago today, I was coming up out of the Metro subway when I realized the world had changed.

September 2, 2018 In The News

“It’s going to be okay. It’s going to be okay.”

August 31, 2018 In The News

White House counsel Don McGahn, whose imminent departure was announced by President Trump this week, will likely be called to testify before Congress about his efforts to constrain testimony in the Russia investigation if Democrats capture control of the House in this fall’s elections, says a top House Democrat.

August 27, 2018 In The News

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) - BART has been awarded $6.8 million from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

This one-time FEMA funding will help with safety and security.

BART is one of a dozen large transit agencies to get a piece of this $88 million pie.

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July 24, 2018 In The News

A Democratic congressman has introduced a bill to make it a criminal offence for the US president, vice president, their families or their companies in which they have at least half-ownership, to receive “anything of value” from a foreign power. 

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