Rep. Eric Swalwell’s congressional campaign spent thousands of dollars on alcohol and limousine services, newly released campaign expenditures show.
The Swalwell for Congress committee spent $4,051.32 at AA Limo Service LLC between April 6 and May 27 and $5,058.32 at two wineries and one brewery, according to financial disclosures filed with the Federal Election Commission.
The campaign also spent $21,160.75 at the Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay, where Swalwell’s wife, Brittany Watts, worked as director of sales.
It is unclear whether Watts is still employed at the resort. A representative for the Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay did not immediately respond to the Washington Examiner’s request for comment.
Swalwell, a 2020 presidential election dropout, is no stranger to controversy.
The Democratic congressman made headlines in recent weeks after a special interest group paid for a trip to Qatar with other members