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Representing the 15th District of California

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April 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representatives Eric Swalwell (CA-15), Steve Pearce (NM-02), and Rick Crawford (AR-01) on Tuesday reintroduced a resolution aimed at modernizing congressional committee and voting procedures to bring Congress into the 21st Century and allow Members more time to connect with their constituents. The bipartisan H. Res.

April 25, 2017 Press Release

CASTRO VALLEY – Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) held a reception Monday night in Pleasanton to honor nine students from the 15th Congressional District whom he has nominated to the United States Service Academies.

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April 11, 2017 Press Release

CASTRO VALLEY, CA – Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) will hold a town hall meeting on Saturday, April 22 at Dublin High School.

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April 7, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) this week led 12 other House Members in urging that the upcoming budget encourage the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to increase its educational outreach efforts for life-sciences companies.

April 6, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) and Rep. Zoe Lofgren (CA-19) this week led 25 other Members of Congress in urging strong funding for the National Ignition Facility (NIF), which conducts groundbreaking fusion research that could bring about a new energy future while helping America maintain its national security.

April 6, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15), the Ranking Member of the CIA Subcommittee of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, issued the following statement Thursday:

April 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Neither President Donald Trump nor his Administration should make any Russia policy changes, according to a resolution introduced Wednesday by Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15), the Ranking Member of the CIA Subcommittee of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, and Rep. Eliot Engel (NY-16), Ranking Member on the House Foreign Affairs Committee.

April 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) on Wednesday led 138 other Members of Congress in urging strong funding for federal partnerships with businesses and academia to secure America’s energy future and promote job creation.

April 4, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) today led 84 other House Members in a bipartisan call for strong funding of safety and security in America’s mass transit systems.

The Transit Security Grant Program (TSGP) could suffer deep cuts under President Trump’s initial budget blueprint.

March 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15), the Ranking Member of the CIA Subcommittee of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, issued the following statement Monday:

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January 12, 2017 In The News

Our democracy was attacked in 2016’s presidential election. Now it’s up to our country’s leaders to name who was responsible, find out how we were so vulnerable, and stand together – as Democrats and Republicans – to show we will do all we can to ensure we are secure going forward.

December 22, 2016 In The News

The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee’s CIA oversight panel says he’s worried that President-elect Donald Trump’s disparagement of U.S. spy agencies is going to prompt even more leaks on sensitive subjects like Russia’s alleged hacking of the U.S. electoral process.

April 27, 2016 In The News

Imagine a typical Snapchat user and you probably don’t think of a 35-year-old straight-laced congressman from California. But in a few short months, Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.) has skyrocketed to success on the app, using the platform to connect with constituents and grow his base.

April 15, 2016 In The News

Millennials might look at California Rep. Eric Swalwell and think he's just another member of Congress, albeit one who looks younger than most of his colleagues. But then he talks about his nearly $100,000 in student loan debt.

April 25, 2015 In The News

I spent this past Easter Sunday in Iraq, having brunch with our troops serving in the mission to defeat ISIL. The multiday trip was my first to this war-ravaged country. However, most of the service members I had the honor of meeting have come accustomed to spending Easter and most other holidays in a place with awfully dim prospects for peace and security.

April 23, 2015 In The News

NEW YORK — On a Thursday evening earlier this month, a group of Democratic lawmakers entrusted with a big chunk of the party’s future mingled with well-dressed young professionals in an industrial-chic space in Manhattan, drinking glasses of wine and Mason jars of water infused with strawberries or cucumbers.

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April 16, 2015 In The News

U.S. Representative Eric Swalwell (CA-15), a Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, has returned from a bipartisan trip to Iraq. In Iraq, Swalwell was briefed by senior military officials on Operation Inherent Resolve (to degrade the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant’s (ISIL) capabilities). He met with Iraqi Vice President Ayad Allawi.

April 10, 2015 In The News

U.S. Representative Eric Swalwell (CA-15), a Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, returned from a bipartisan trip to Iraq this week.

April 1, 2015 In The News

The arrest of a woman found wandering the grounds of Mineta San Jose Airport International Airport — the fifth breach there in the past year — is proof that its perimeter fence must be outfitted with live sensors, a Bay Area congressman said Wednesday.

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