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Swalwell: Trump Would Have Been Indicted This Week if Not POTUS

Thursday on MSNBC’s “The Rachel Maddow Show,” Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) weighed in on the Paul Manafort conviction and Michael Cohen plea this week, saying President Donald Trump would have been indicted if he were not the president of the United States. “As a former prosecutor, I don’t see

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Dem Rep Eric Swalwell Hints at 2020 Run

A 2020 presidential run could be in the works for Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA), he said Sunday during an appearance on MSNBC’s “Kasie DC.” According to Swalwell, the decision will likely come after the November midterm elections. “I’m going to do all I can

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Swalwell: ‘We Always Knew’ Trump Knew About Trump Jr. Meeting

On Friday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Deadline: White House,” Representative Eric Swalwell (D-CA) stated that Michael Cohen saying that President Trump knew about Donald Trump Jr.’s meeting with Russians is “like telling us that the sun sets in the west. We

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Dem Rep Swalwell: Trump Is a ‘Cruel, Cold Con Artist’

Thursday on Fox News Channel’s “Your World,” Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) called President Donald Trump a “cruel, cold con artist,” which he said was based on his immigration policies. Partial transcript as follows: SWALWELL:  The guy cares about ratings more

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Swalwell Doubles Down on Schiff’s Attack — GOP ‘Worse Than Bums’

Monday on CNN’s “The Lead,” Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) defended his colleague Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) for calling Republicans “bums.” Swalwell said, “Well, I think ranking member Schiff’s point is if they are not willing to have their minds changed about

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Dem Rep Swalwell: I Don’t Want Democrats to Scapegoat Comey for 2016

On Tuesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Situation Room,” Representative Eric Swalwell (D-CA) stated he doesn’t want Democrats to “just scapegoat what happened in 2016 with what Director Comey did,” and that the party should focus on people they failed to connect with

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Dem Rep Swalwell: ‘Attorney General Jeff Sessions Should No Longer Serve’

On Friday’s broadcast of CNN’s “AC360,” Representative Eric Swalwell (D-CA) called for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to step down. Swalwell stated, “Attorney General Sessions should no longer serve. I believe, for other reasons, he’s already lost the trust of the American

Maybe Congress Should Never Come to Washington

Maybe Congress Should Never Come to Washington

A Freshman Democrat from California has introduced legislation to allow members of Congress to vote from their districts, instead of in Washington. The proposal, from Rep. Eric Swalwell, would create a “mobile Congress,” allowing Members to vote over a secure

Dem Congressman Accuses Primary Opponent of Accepting Bribes

Dem Congressman Accuses Primary Opponent of Accepting Bribes

Last Tuesday, Rep. Pete Stark (D-CA) accused his primary opponent, Democrat Eric Swalwell of accepting bribes while sitting on the Dublin council. Stark suggested that Swalwell took “hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes” from a local family that is