Skip to content

Alex Swoyer

Alex Swoyer

Originally from Texas, Alex Swoyer left the Lone Star State to attend the Missouri School of Journalism where she graduated with a bachelor's degree in journalism with an emphasis in broadcast.

She has experience covering stories in the mid-Missouri, Houston and southwest Florida areas where she worked at local affiliate TV stations and received a First Place Mark of Excellence Award from the Society of Professional Journalists.

After graduating from law school in Florida, she decided to leave the courtroom and return to the newsroom as a legal affairs reporter for The Washington Times. She can be reached by email at

Articles by Alex Swoyer

This Nov. 4, 2020, file photo shows the Supreme Court in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Supreme Court to hear case over federal funding for abortion

The Supreme Court announced Monday it will hear legal challenges over federal funding for abortions. Without comment, the high court agreed to hear a group of cases concerning the Department of Health and Human Services' rule that bans federal funding from going toward abortions through the family planning Title X program. Published February 22, 2021