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December 3, 2019 Press Release

UPDATE 12/3/2019

Dear friends and neighbors:

It’s with a heavy heart that I must postpone our town hall meeting scheduled for this Saturday, December 7, in Dublin. I must remain in Washington, D.C., this weekend for Judiciary Committee activities related to the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.

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September 26, 2019 Press Release

CASTRO VALLEY, CA – Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15), a member of the House Judiciary and Intelligence committees, will host a town hall for 15th Congressional District constituents to discuss the official impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump’s actions.

September 24, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC —Today, Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) introduced the Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs Act to help the United States develop the technical expertise and production capabilities to assure a long-term, secure and sustainable supply of energy critical elements (ECEs).

September 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) reintroduced the bipartisan Advancing Access to Precision Medicine Act, which would push forward use of genetic and genomic testing to improve health management and save lives.

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August 13, 2019 Press Release

CASTRO VALLEY, CA – Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) will host a town hall with 15th Congressional District residents next Wednesday, August 21, in San Ramon.

The Congressman will provide an update on recent and upcoming events in Washington, D.C., and take questions from 15th District constituents.

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August 5, 2019 Press Release

CASTRO VALLEY, CA – Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) will host a community forum on ending gun violence and domestic terrorism on Wednesday, Aug. 7.

July 18, 2019 Press Release

CASTRO VALLEY, CA – Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) will host a town hall with 15th Congressional District residents this Saturday in Castro Valley.

The Congressman will provide an update on recent events in Washington, D.C., and then take questions from 15th District constituents. The town hall is free and open to the public.

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July 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15), Chairman of the Intelligence Modernization and Readiness Subcommittee, succeeded in including measures on education, parental leave, and Russian influence campaigns in this year’s bipartisan Intelligence Authorization Act (IAA), which the House approved Wednesday on a 397-31 vote.

July 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) introduced the No Student Loan Interest Act to help address the nation’s growing student debt crisis and ensure that all students have a fair shot at paying off their loan balance without accumulating interest charges.

June 25, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Following a new report which found representatives of at least 22 foreign governments have spent money at Trump Organization properties, Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) reintroduced the Prevent Corrupting Foreign Influence Act today.

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In The News

July 24, 2018 In The News

Our White House is not for sale, and it’s about time that Congress takes a meaningful stand to ensure that. No U.S. president should be enriched by foreign sources—presidents should hold themselves to a higher standard, and if they won’t, it’s our job to do it for them.

June 15, 2018 In The News

Last week, Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) introduced legislation that would require federal candidates to report receiving any private, significant information about opponents from a foreign power.

June 7, 2018 In The News

Over the past year, I’ve spent hours listening to witnesses talk about the events of the 2016 campaign. The House Intelligence Committee, on which I sit, has been investigating Russian interference in the election.

May 3, 2018 In The News

Gary Jackson never stood a chance.

Gary was 28 and working as a security guard at a taco truck in Oakland, Calif., in 2009 when he saw Dreshawn Lee carrying a sawed-off shotgun and reported it to police. Three months later, Lee took his revenge by shooting and killing Jackson with an AK-47-style semiautomatic assault rifle.

February 6, 2018 In The News

As our president demonizes the free press on a daily basis, this pillar of our democracy — with rights strictly protected by the First Amendment — deserves explicit protection from physical violence.

October 2, 2017 In The News

Thoughts and prayers just aren’t enough. We can’t go on like this.

Another mass shooting has shaken America. Our fellow citizens were mowed down while enjoying country music on a cool autumn evening in Las Vegas. Our nation’s hands pray and our hearts ache for the scores who are dead and the hundreds of others wounded.

September 11, 2017 In The News

During the 2000s, Eric Swalwell was one of the first prosecutors in Alameda County to discover that some criminals were dumb enough to post incriminating photos and videos of themselves on social media.

September 8, 2017 In The News

Democratic leaders made the right call on making a deal with President Donald Trump on the debt ceiling and providing recovery funding for Harvey victims, said Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif., Friday.

"It was the right thing to do. We have to pay our bills, keep the government open and provide relief to those that were in Harvey's way," Swalwell said Friday on MSNBC's "Morning Joe."

August 29, 2017 In The News

Rep. Eric Swalwell (Calif.), a top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, says the panel may need to call on President Trump himself to testify on newly surfaced emails detailing a Trump Tower real estate plan for Moscow that was scrapped during Trump's 2016 presidential campaign.

August 22, 2017 In The News

President Donald Trump has signed legislation co-sponsored by Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Dublin, that’s aimed at helping law enforcement agencies perform real-time DNA testing to speed up justice.

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