East Bay Lawmaker's Questioning Elicited 'White Lies' Remark By Outgoing Trump Aide HicksA Bay Area congressman’s questioning of the White House communication director compelled her to admit she had told “white lies” on behalf of the president.
Democratic Leader Pelosi Wants Kushner's Security Clearance RevokedHouse Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco) demanded Thursday that Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner have his security clearance immediately revoked.
Congressman Swalwell Launches Webpage Outlining Trump's Ties To RussiaEast Bay Representative Eric Swalwell launched a new webpage Wednesday for the sole purpose of highlighting the ties between the Russian government and the Trump administration.
Pelosi Adds Bay Area Rep. Swalwell To Her Team In Fight Over House Minority LeadershipHouse Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi moved Friday to broaden her leadership team by naming three junior lawmakers to chair the party's messaging arm.
Democrats End 25-Hour House Floor Protest Over Gun ControlWeary but jubilant House Democrats ended their extraordinary sit-in on the chamber's floor Thursday more than 24 hours after it began, a protest that let them broadcast their demands around the world for gun-control votes in the wake of the mass shooting at a Florida nightclub.
Bay Area Democrats Speak Out For Gun Control At House Sit-In ProtestMany Bay Area Democrats spoke out in favor of gun control at the House sit-in on Capitol Hill.
East Bay Congressman Says Letting Patriot Act Expire This Month Would Be A MistakeUnless there’s an 11th-hour deal, portions of the Patriot Act is set to expire at the end of this month. East Bay Congressman Eric Swalwell is concerned about what that could mean for national security.
San Jose Couple Stuck In Mexico After Surrogate Gives Birth To SonTrapped in Mexico for weeks, a San Jose family said the government won't let them bring their new baby home.
East Bay Congressman Swalwell In Dallas For Hearing On How To Curb Ebola OutbreakEast Bay Congressman Eric Swalwell will be attending a congressional hearing in Dallas Friday to review international, local and federal responses to the Ebola crisis.
East Bay Congressman Says U.S. Must Lead Regional Effort To Attack ISIS President Obama will speak to the nation on Wednesday to address the continuing threat of ISIS in Iraq and Syria. East Bay Congressman Eric Swalwell, who returned from a trip to the Middle East, said the U.S. should lead a regional effort to attack ISIS.
East Bay Congressman Visits Middle-East Capitals As Another American Journalist Is Beheaded ISIS, a growing terrorist group, claimed responsibility Tuesday for the beheading of another American journalist. Meanwhile, East Bay Congressman Eric Swalwell is visiting capitals in the Middle East to put together an international alliance to defeat the group.
After Teen Stowaway’s Flight From San Jose To Hawaii, Silicon Valley Startups Offer Airport Security SolutionsAfter a teen sneaked onto Mineta San Jose International Airport and stowed away on a flight to Hawaii last month, a Bay Area congressman is reaching out to a Silicon Valley startups for high-tech ways to improve airport security.