The Atlantic

Eric Swalwell Is Running for President on Gun Safety

The California congressman is partnering with a Parkland student and says he isn’t afraid of the NRA.
Source: J. Scott Applewhite / Associated Press

There are more long-shot Democrats running for president this year than there have been total candidates in previous campaigns—and next week, Eric Swalwell is joining the pack. The California congressman and frequent cable-news guest on all things related to President Donald Trump and Russia will announce his presidential plans in an appearance on . But he won’t be running on Russia, or on the continuing fallout from the Mueller report and the Barr letter. Swalwell will center his campaign

Vous lisez un aperçu, inscrivez-vous pour en lire plus.

Plus de The Atlantic

The Atlantic4 min de lectureCrime & Violence
America’s Shadow Death Row
The government does not exclusively kill people who are on death row. It condemns many to die by drone strike.
The Atlantic4 min de lecturePolitics
Can Abolition Work in an Age of Right-Wing Extremism?
Punishment can radicalize and further alienate people, while social policy and grassroots community building can defuse potential violence.
The Atlantic11 min de lectureInternational Relations
The Case Against the Iran Deal
Reviving the JCPOA will ensure either the emergence of a nuclear Iran or a desperate war to stop it.