GOP House Leader to Try to Remove Swalwell From Intelligence Committee

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) plans to introduce a resolution next week to remove Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.) from the House Intelligence Committee. “Pelosi just reappointed Eric Swalwell to the Intelligence Committee. Based on the briefing she and I received together, Swalwell should not be on the panel in charge of guarding our nation’s secrets,” McCarthy wrote on Twitter. “Next week, I will offer a resolution to remove him from the Intel Committee.” The Epoch Times sent a request for comment to Swalwell’s office. Late last month, more than a dozen House Republicans sent a letter to FBI Director Christopher Wray, asking to be briefed on Swalwell’s past ties to an alleged spy for the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). The lawmakers referred to public reporting that Swalwell was among a group of politicians targeted by the alleged CCP spy, known as Fang Fang or Christine Fang. A report by …

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