Rep. Swalwell discusses Trump's newest Executive Order on family separation and the threat of indefinitely detaining families on CNN's Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer.
About Eric Swalwell
As co-chairman of the Democratic Steering and Policy Committee, he helps set the caucus’ policy agenda and oversees committee assignments. As founder and chairman of Future Forum, he is House Democrats’ point man on outreach to millennials – the nation’s biggest, most diverse and best-educated generation. And as Ranking Member of the House Intelligence Committee’s CIA Subcommittee and a Judiciary Committee member, he’s playing key roles in keeping our nation and its elections safe.
In all these roles, Eric Swalwell fights for Americans’ Freedom to Dream: the ability to reach for and attain better lives for themselves and their families.
Eric, 37, represents California’s 15th Congressional District, including much of the eastern San Francisco Bay Area. Raised in Dublin, California, he’s the son of a retired police officer and a still-working mother; the oldest of four siblings; and – with a Division 1 soccer scholarship – the first in his family to attend college. His Capitol Hill internship coincided with the Sept.... Read more
Worked seven years as Alameda County prosecutor
Served on Dublin City Council (2010-2012)
Elected to Congress in 2012 - youngest member of the California delegation
Ranking member of House subcommittee on the CIA