Rep. Eric Swalwell 9 hours ago:   Thursday Jun 24 - 4:06am They don’t send their smartest. https://t.co/XV2KHdcZ4b Rep. Eric Swalwell 11 hours ago:   Thursday Jun 24 - 1:38am RT @GavinNewsom: Turns out -- background checks work. Now, let's fix the loopholes on the federal level. https://t.co/eENBLfpZro Rep. Eric Swalwell 12 hours ago:   Thursday Jun 24 - 12:48am RT @RepPaulMitchell: I see nothing has changed after my 40 days in the hospital. I can no longer be angry but rather truly saddened by @GOPLeader “leadership”. Good God. https://t.co/6Ix6rxJC7b Rep. Eric Swalwell 13 hours ago:   Thursday Jun 24 - 12:18am RT @maddow: "That some members of Congress — along with former President Trump, who Brian and I once supported but who can only now be viewed as the mastermind of that horrible attack — are not acknowledging Brian's heroism that day is unforgivable and un-American."
https://t.co/FLfwO7BGDa Rep. Eric Swalwell 14 hours ago:   Wednesday Jun 23 - 11:33pm This is so powerful. And sad. We don’t have to live this way. #enoughisenoughhttps://t.co/bhe9yjrGJg Rep. Eric Swalwell 14 hours ago:   Wednesday Jun 23 - 10:48pm RT @thehill: .@ericswalwell on the DOJ data seizures: “I don’t buy necessarily this argument that it was a staffer and we got swept into it. Why is it the two most vocal critics of the president that just happened to be swept into it?” https://t.co/nuOPn63IXe
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 20 hours ago:   Wednesday Jun 23 - 5:06pm RT @ABC: "What is wrong with understanding...the country which we are here to defend?”
Gen. Mark Milley, addresses understanding Critical Race Theory: "I do think it's important, actually, for those of us in uniform to be open minded and be widely read." https://t.co/gEISJGxd9thttps://t.co/1VdEiZeGyD
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 22 hours ago:   Wednesday Jun 23 - 2:49pm This is total bullshit. I ask Officer Fanone EVERY day if @GOPLeader McCarthy has called. MCCarthy has Fanone’s number. Every day Fanone says “no.” It’s clear that a January 6 coward is ashamed to be in the same room as a January 6 hero. https://t.co/FMEyoRNp79 Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 day ago:   Wednesday Jun 23 - 11:55am RT @CBSThisMorning: EXCLUSIVE: D.C. police officer Michael Fanone defended the U.S. Capitol on January 6th and now feels abandoned by some members of Congress. He joined @RepSwalwell & @RepKinzinger for a discussion with @krisvancleave about why they feel a 9/11-style commission is necessary. https://t.co/2mtbZDslfl
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 day ago:   Wednesday Jun 23 - 8:52am RT @RepJeffries: Now might be a good time to remind America that the filibuster does not appear anywhere in the Constitution. Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 day ago:   Wednesday Jun 23 - 7:00am Coming up on @CBSThisMorning at 7:30am📺
I sat down with Officer Mike Fanone & @RepKinzinger to discuss defending our democracy & the need for truth-telling.
Tune in! https://t.co/arDHANTwTU
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 day ago:   Tuesday Jun 22 - 2:34pm I’m also ready to pass a law that says @SteveKerr can never leave! #DubNationhttps://t.co/cj2VHYqatl Rep. Eric Swalwell 2 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 22 - 12:56pm RT @ossoff: Solar Power https://t.co/d27msSVnKg Rep. Eric Swalwell 2 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 22 - 9:35am Thanks to @POTUS’s COVID-19 strategy, the virus is in retreat.
💉 We’ve administered 300 million shots in just 150 days
🦠 COVID-19 cases & deaths have decreased by more than 90%
💸 The economy is experiencing the strongest rebound in decades
#BuildingBackBetter Rep. Eric Swalwell 2 days ago:   Monday Jun 21 - 8:04pm RT @Redpainter1: "I look at Rep. Brooks and Rep. Greene and Rep. Boebert and think that if they weren't inside the chamber that day as members of Congress, they would have been outside the chamber that day as part of the mob" ~ @RepSwalwellhttps://t.co/xmqpwyUDD4 Rep. Eric Swalwell 2 days ago:   Monday Jun 21 - 7:58pm RT @MatthewRozsa: @RepSwalwell wasn't just a congressman on Jan. 6; he was a witness to a great moment of historical trauma. As I interviewed Swalwell and @tribelaw for this @Salon article, I knew that I owed it to history to get right "the day democracy almost died."
https://t.co/sQ1o2UILe3 Rep. Eric Swalwell 2 days ago:   Monday Jun 21 - 2:53pm Thanks to @HouseDemocrats’ expansion of the #ChildTaxCredit, nearly all working families with children under 18 will begin receiving monthly payments from the IRS on July 15.
Go to https://t.co/i3Tv1GKENn to learn more about how you may qualify. Rep. Eric Swalwell 2 days ago:   Monday Jun 21 - 1:49pm RT @PressSec: You forgot to mention that gas prices are the same now as they were in June 2018. Or that this time last year unemployment was 11.1% -- today it’s 5.8%.
@POTUS agrees families shouldn’t pay more at the pump – that’s why he’s opposed to GOP proposals to raise the gas tax. https://t.co/tc5cDXrbJR Rep. Eric Swalwell 3 days ago:   Monday Jun 21 - 9:06am Donald Trump had no regard for our laws, our system of justice or our democracy itself, and he was fine with destroying all of them if it served his personal purposes. My latest for @USATODAY:
https://t.co/pUGJlo8IFv Rep. Eric Swalwell 3 days ago:   Sunday Jun 20 - 11:23pm Today was the longest day of the year. But spending it with my kids and my dad, it wasn’t long enough. #HappyFathersDay to every dad out there!
*That’s us door-knocking in 2012 https://t.co/f3XIQSg61y
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 3 days ago:   Sunday Jun 20 - 4:35pm RT @RepHorsford: This Father’s Day, I wrote an op-ed in @Newsweek with @RepSwalwell about the importance of #PaidLeaveForAll.
As dads, we know paid leave is essential. By passing universal paid leave, Congress can tackle workforce inequities and build back better for all.
https://t.co/gKRxV29n8T Rep. Eric Swalwell 4 days ago:   Sunday Jun 20 - 12:27pm RT @RepDonBeyer: Honestly, what is wrong with these people? Officer Fanone is a good guy in addition to being a hero who got hurt badly protecting us. He doesn't deserve this. https://t.co/XzevGEMZ2o Rep. Eric Swalwell 4 days ago:   Sunday Jun 20 - 12:11pm RT @MatthewRozsa: Fun coincidence: @RepSwalwell and I were among the few Democrats who backed @MartinOMalley's 2016 campaign. Perhaps he would have beaten Trump; who knows? Certainly he would have shaken up the primaries, which needed to happen.
https://t.co/ibdsEmF4gA; https://t.co/7ZocVwlBqM Rep. Eric Swalwell 4 days ago:   Sunday Jun 20 - 10:54am RT @MatthewRozsa: There is a long history of violence in Congress, but nothing compares to January 6th. It was, as I discussed with @RepSwalwell and @tribelaw for @Salon, a profoundly traumatic betrayal of our most basic American democratic norms. (1/7)
https://t.co/sQ1o2UILe3 Rep. Eric Swalwell 4 days ago:   Sunday Jun 20 - 10:48am Paid leave is not a women's issue nor a partisan issue; it's a fundamental economic issue affecting the well-being of parents, caregivers & working families across the country. This Father's Day, we must guarantee access to paid leave for all Americans.
https://t.co/xaU6YO3Fhj Rep. Eric Swalwell 4 days ago:   Saturday Jun 19 - 7:05pm Proof McCarthy doesn’t know the difference between himself and Trump. https://t.co/RJ1iNB5wFz Rep. Eric Swalwell 5 days ago:   Saturday Jun 19 - 11:14am Today we celebrate justice for all.
I was proud to vote YES to pass the #Juneteenth National Independence Day Act! I’m grateful for @JacksonLeeTX18 and @TheBlackCaucus for their leadership on this issue. https://t.co/Z8dx8bxA6w
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 6 days ago:   Friday Jun 18 - 10:51am .@RepHorsford & I led 50+ members (& fellow working dads) in a bicameral letter asking for universal paid leave in the next recovery bill. If this pandemic has taught us anything, it is that no one should have to choose between a paycheck & time with family. #PaidLeaveForAllhttps://t.co/0UxvS3UMvp
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 6 days ago:   Thursday Jun 17 - 5:19pm This is amazing! Finally a good reason to watch a @nationals game! https://t.co/3OxF6lxFek Rep. Eric Swalwell 6 days ago:   Thursday Jun 17 - 4:00pm RT @RepSwalwell: “Backing the blue” isn’t something you say every other November to get votes. It’s something you do — in deeds — for those who put their lives in front of yours. @GOPLeader McCarthy & @housegop failed that test. To honor Trump they dishonor the police. https://t.co/yKhscqq07z Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 17 - 12:39pm Back to work. Back to leading on world stage. America is back. https://t.co/MJBQjF9ATH Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 17 - 12:23pm 6 years have passed since a violent white supremacist gunned down 9 Black worshipers at the Emanuel AME Church. Hate—mixed with our nation’s broken gun laws—led to this tragic loss of life. The Senate must pass our legislation that closes the “Charleston loophole” once & for all. https://t.co/m3RcRyE99V
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 17 - 10:27am The ACA is here to stay! The Supreme Court has rejected the Republican war on quality, affordable coverage.
This is a major win for people with pre-existing conditions, Medicaid expansion, & the 20 million+ Americans who receive coverage through the federal marketplace. https://t.co/G14t25zOEt Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 17 - 8:37am “Backing the blue” isn’t something you say every other November to get votes. It’s something you do — in deeds — for those who put their lives in front of yours. @GOPLeader McCarthy & @housegop failed that test. To honor Trump they dishonor the police. https://t.co/yKhscqq07z Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 17 - 8:22am RT @Acosta: GOP congressman refuses to shake hands with D.C. police officer who protected the Capitol on Jan. 6 https://t.co/3JxF82o6oy Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 16 - 11:54pm RT @FBIWFO: NEW PHOTOS: The #FBI needs help identifying people involved in the January 6th riots at the Capitol. If you recognize #406, submit a tip to 1-800-CALL-FBI or https://t.co/t8G7LO4hxu. For more photos go to: https://t.co/8iDqsIpGyhhttps://t.co/EEm2DwS1F0
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 16 - 11:38pm RT @Acyn: Officer Fanone says Rep. Clyde wouldn’t shake his hand. He says when the elevator doors opened, Rep. Clyde ran away like a coward. https://t.co/gC0dTmDNs6
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 16 - 3:45pm RT @AdamKinzinger: I just called Officer Fanone and confirmed this story. This is really incredible. Also relayed an interaction he had with another members Chief of Staff that was really incredibly bad and disrespectful. https://t.co/fERYjK6dWg Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 16 - 3:22pm #BREAKING Officer Fanone just ran into @Rep_Clyde at Capitol (he’s the “Jan 6 was a typical tour” guy). Fanone introduced himself as “someone who fought to defend the Capitol” and put out his hand. Clyde refused to shake it. To honor Trump, @housegop will dishonor the police. Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 16 - 2:20pm Since launching the Shuttered Venues Operators Grant program in April, @SBAgov has approved roughly 400 grants as of June 14—despite receiving more than 14,000 applications. I joined more than 200 of my colleagues in a bipartisan letter demanding answers & swift improvements. https://t.co/g9BAQqU665 Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 16 - 11:53am RT @speakgoodpod: Excited to launch our first podcast episode of the Speak Good Podcast. Congressman Eric Swalwell (@RepSwalwell) is our first guest. Have a listen on Spotify. https://t.co/azTi0r3qQD#speakgoodpodhttps://t.co/OjcGuAoYXl
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 16 - 10:44am RT @RepSpeier: SF Bay has been short-changed for decades. From 2008-2016, EPA invested $45M in the largest estuary on the West Coast. Puget Sound got $260M+. Chesapeake Bay got $490M. 10x as much! My bill to fix this enviro injustice just passed the House. Now it's on the Senate to take action! https://t.co/rjQWcHYIMx
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 16 - 10:42am Today’s GOP has shown that their loyalties lie with Donald Trump, not with the brave members of law enforcement who fought to save their lives on #Jan6.@GOPLeader & his caucus are rolling with the cop killers & would rather you forget what happened on that day.
We never will. https://t.co/iecOfXwKPk
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 16 - 9:30am RT @BrianKarem: A memorable interview with @RepSwalwell who compares today's GOP to pro-wrestlers.
Please listen and share:
https://t.co/lqwYNvgA50 Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 15 - 9:04pm That settles it. 1) @RepGosar called a Jan 6 hero cop an executioner; 2) @GOPLeader McCarthy lied to Ofc Fanone that he’d meet him; and 21 @housegop vote against Gold Medals for Jan 6 heroes. GOP are the “dishonor the police” party. https://t.co/EbjLkFj1BH Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 15 - 8:26pm RT @RepMaloney: Catch me on @CuomoPrimeTime with @RepSwalwell tonight at 9 PM!
We’ll be discussing @OversightDems newly uncovered docs illustrating Trump’s pressure campaign on DOJ to overturn the election and the Trump DOJ’s unacceptable spying on members of congress like Rep Swalwell. https://t.co/UAUkd3zJOs Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 15 - 12:06pm Masks off! Couldn’t be more grateful to the health care workers and first responders who have gotten Californians to this long-awaited day. And let’s be real, if Biden wasn’t @potus we’d still be in Covid hell. Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 15 - 11:30am 9 years ago DACA enabled hundreds of thousands of young immigrants to obtain an education, work legally, & pursue the American Dream. #Dreamers have made countless contributions to our communities & the Senate must deliver permanent protections by passing the Dream & Promise Act. Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 15 - 10:48am Almost 50 years ago John Dean said there was a cancer on the presidency. Over the last 4 years we saw the actual cancer was the president.
Whether it was the rule of law, our system of justice, or democracy itself—Donald Trump was willing to destroy anything that got in his way. https://t.co/jCRt6Ux8Le
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Monday Jun 14 - 8:26pm RT @AOC: Generational wealth shouldn’t be a requirement to work in Washington.
Congressional staffers have been far underpaid for far too long. This has damaging effects on both policymaking & diversity.
Thankful to my colleagues who joined us on the effort to pay staff dignified wages. https://t.co/aRRK8q1zeX Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Monday Jun 14 - 5:51pm RT @AndrewSolender: INBOX: 110 House members, led by @AOC, call for 21% increase in the budget House offices use to pay staffers as "an important first step" to "recruit and retain a diverse and talented workforce." https://t.co/xiBdWfWFzr
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Monday Jun 14 - 4:47pm RT @ProjectLincoln: Despicable. https://t.co/87UuTXsTgm Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Monday Jun 14 - 4:42pm I was proud to join @RepAOC & more than 100 of my colleagues in requesting an increase in staff pay & benefits. If we want the halls of Congress to look more like the districts we represent, this investment should be a no-brainer.
https://t.co/FfkgKDqeN6 Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Monday Jun 14 - 2:41pm #BREAKING Just sad that @GOPLeader McCarthy — despite saying he would — STILL refuses to meet with Jan. 6 hero Officer Michael Fanone. https://t.co/L1usoZWr8U
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Monday Jun 14 - 1:56pm RT @amandacarpenter: GOP Rep. Tom Rice: "It was very clear to me, I took an oath to defend the Constitution. I didn’t take an oath to defend Donald Trump. What he did was a frontal assault on the Constitution.” https://t.co/JmYjmaRIgl Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Monday Jun 14 - 12:25pm On June 14th, 1777, our nation’s flag was adopted as a symbol of independence and perseverance. Today, as we celebrate and honor our national flag, we are reminded of the fundamental promise of our democracy: equality, liberty, and justice for all 🇺🇸. #FlagDay Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Sunday Jun 13 - 9:13am Help! Survived the “terrible twos”. Barely made it through the “threenager” year. But the lack of a cute nickname for what comes after made me believe we were out of the woods. That doesn’t seem true! #Fourrible Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Saturday Jun 12 - 8:31pm RT @MSNBC: “Donald Trump in the White House again may not be as patient and may just skip the Department of Justice and its processes and just order his lieutenants to lock up his political opponents,” Rep. Swalwell reacts to being target of Trump DOJ in data seizure https://t.co/I6XTFVEuQN Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Saturday Jun 12 - 11:51am Hate is deadly, especially when armed with a gun. As we honor the 49 individuals who were taken from us too soon—many of whom were Latinx & part of the LGBTQ+ community—we are reminded of the devastating consequences of inaction. The time to get to work is now. #Pulse5YearsLaterhttps://t.co/BfA5w9C7Pm
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 10 - 11:32pm Like many of the world’s most despicable dictators, former President Trump showed an utter disdain for our democracy and the rule of law. My statement: https://t.co/Pvvb1xYiLn
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 10 - 4:09pm RT @FBI: The #FBI has identified many people who incited violence at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, but we need you to help us identify the rest. If you know the man in these photos, visit https://t.co/iL7sD5efWD to send us a tip. Mention photo 352 in your tip. https://t.co/jgShcztjz5
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 10 - 2:21pm Every afternoon I ask my children “how was school” — but they should really be asking me that. https://t.co/FJJAEBk9HO Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 10 - 2:00pm 58 years after the #EqualPayAct was signed into law, a woman still makes—on average—82 cents for every dollar earned by a man.
Tell the @SenateGOP to stop blocking the Paycheck Fairness Act so we can finally secure equal pay for equal work. https://t.co/SVdDdxh3rP
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 10 - 1:41pm Today, I asked FBI Director Wray if there was any evidence of widespread fraud in the 2020 election.
"We didn't see evidence of fraud sufficient to change the outcome of the presidential election." https://t.co/4NGcmBcNdm
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 10 - 10:19am RT @HouseJudiciary: The criminals who breached the Capitol, who attacked the police, and who sought to capture and murder our leadership, did so with the express purpose of disrupting our democracy. We can never forget what happened on #Jan6.https://t.co/QNgM3Xjv8d
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 10 - 10:02am With white supremacy and far right-wing extremism on the rise, the @FBI must combat these national security threats with as much vigor as it does other forms of terrorism.
WATCH @HouseJudiciary's hearing with FBI Director Christopher Wray now:
https://t.co/i5EAqwSWtn Rep. Eric Swalwell 2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 9 - 11:48pm RT @TheLastWord: .@RepSwalwell and @AWeissmann_ join @Lawrence to discuss Don McGahn’s new testimony that Trump tried to fire Robert Mueller and why we “should consider” giving more independence to special counsel investigations given the “fragile times for our democracy.” https://t.co/BEaagfKEzmhttps://t.co/lHT196lCMi
Link to Image Rep. Eric Swalwell 2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 9 - 1:44pm RT @PleasantonNews: "The Valley Link project will fundamentally change the way we travel in the East Bay by reducing traffic congestion -- particularly on Interstate 580 -- and connecting our communities," @RepSwalwell said this week. https://t.co/07uZ5xsbCU Rep. Eric Swalwell 2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 9 - 1:12pm Next week, our state will lift capacity limits and physical distancing restrictions for most businesses and activities. Masks and other rules may still be in place in some settings. As we navigate this new normal, patience and kindness with your neighbors will go a long way. https://t.co/i9knWzTvg9 Rep. Eric Swalwell 2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 9 - 11:36am The $20M I advanced in the transportation spending bill would help implement Valley Link's sustainability blueprint. By integrating new zero emission technologies, the project can serve as a national model for environmental sustainability. https://t.co/t8JDAsqsPM Rep. Eric Swalwell 2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 9 - 10:28am #ICYMI: I joined my @HouseJudiciary colleagues in sending a letter to Attorney General Garland urging the DOJ to reverse its decision to act as personal attorneys for Donald Trump. Using taxpayer dollars to defend the former president is inappropriate and unacceptable. https://t.co/YSrz9JwgDZ