Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-CA) jokingly demanded a Pulitzer Prize for The Daily Mail on Wednesday after the outlet published photos of him in Florida, maskless and holding his son while he sipped coffee at the Miami Beach Loews Hotel.
The Daily Mail’s headline reads, “EXCLUSIVE: ‘Masks everywhere. Vacation cancelled.’ But not for Eric Swalwell! Democratic congressman follows in AOC’s footsteps and goes maskless at posh Miami hotel in mandate-free Florida, days after blaming GOP for ‘prolonging’ the pandemic.”
The outlet pointed to Swalwell’s recent comments blaming “Republican lies” for the continued impact of the COVID-19 pandemic — “As we end 2021, mired in a deadly pandemic, you should know who has prolonged it. THESE GUYS. Republican liars. Your vacation cancelled. Your kids back to virtual learning. And