Eric Swalwell

Democrat Eric Swalwell is the representative from California's 15th Congressional District in the U.S. House.

Eric Swalwell, 38, is the representative from California's 15th Congressional District in the U.S. House. First elected in 2012, Swalwell has a growing national profile as a frequent guest on cable news shows.

A former deputy district attorney in Alameda County, Calif., Swalwell has served on the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and the Subcommittee on the CIA. As a member of the House Judiciary and Intelligence Committees, he has focused on issues like impeachment, the Russia investigation, and pushing for a national ban on assault weapons.

He has also proposed funding for innovation in medical research.

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