Party affiliation: Democrat
Swern, Robert Andrew was born on December 6, 1957 in Trenton, New Jersey, United States. Son of Marvin and Eleanor (Byer) S. Student, New School Social Research, New York City, 1976, Tufts University, 1976-1978, 80. Public, owner, founder Today Tufts (name changed to Tufts Daily), Medford, Massachusetts, 1977-1978.
- Press secretary Clark for Congress, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1980, Carter/Mondale-Mich. Producer documentary film Agent Orange, 1979-1981. Press assistant Timilty for Mayor, Boston, 1979, Carter/Mondale Connecticut, Hartford, 1980.