Eric Swalwell on gun control
THE CONTEXT Swalwell has released an eight-part plan to end gun violence. Several candidates have called for a ban on attack weapons, but Swalwell goes ahead and calls for a mandatory nationwide weapons repurchase program and says the government should prosecute those who refuse to comply.
HOW TO USE IT Swalwell has sought to stand out in the overcrowded democratic area by steering the gun to its top political priority.
His first major event as a candidate was a town hall near Parkland, Fla. In recent weeks he has conducted a national listening to cannon violence.
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