Eric Swalwell Quotes

I talked to 5 Ratary Clubs and they all think this stinks. You can't fire the man who is investigating you

 
Context
Trump was a businessman who ran provate (not public) corporations where it was not unusual for the owner to demand personal loyalty of all his key employees. He had not historical knowledge of experience with public service in America where, unlike campaigns, all officials take an oath of loalty to the Constitution and the nation and not to the President. Trump had fired the then FBI Director who was investigationg his campaign for illegal contacts with the Russians, which Trump regarded as an act of disloyalty, especially when the Director refused to pledge his loyalty to Trump.
Citations

Eric Swalwell, Interview, CNN News, May 12, 2017

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Eric Swalwell
Eric Swalwell
  • Born: November 16, 1980
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Politician

Eric Michael Swalwell Jr. is an American politician from California, who serves as the U.S. Representative from California's 15th congressional district. He is a member of the Democratic Party. His district covers most of eastern Alameda County and part of central Contra Costa County, including San Ramon, Castro Valley, Hayward, Pleasanton, Livermore, Fremont, Sunol, Union City, and Dublin.

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