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Great Park Veterans Cemetery Moving Forward

Sharon Quirk Silva with Governor Brown at the Great Park 2014

Sharon Quirk-Silva, the former Assembly Rep from AD-65 who pushed legislation forward for the Great Park Veterans Cemetery and Memorial, teased this news at her AD-65 fundraiser on Friday night in Santa Ana and the OC Register has the story. The Great Park Veterans Cemetery and Memorial is moving forward faster than previous thought and…

Sanchez issues statement on Immigration Ruling by 5th Circuit Court

Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez

  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (CA-46), senior member of the House Homeland Security Committee, released the following statement regarding the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit decision to maintain an injunction on the Deferred Action for Parents of Americans (DAPA) and the expanded Deferred Action for Childhood (DACA) Arrivals program:  “This…

Sharon Quirk-Silva Offers Veteran’s Day Thoughts

Veterans Day2

Veteran’s Day honors the brave men and women who have made significant personal sacrifices, and sometimes the ultimate sacrifice, to keep our country and its ideals safe. We honor them and thank them for their service.   Veteran’s Day celebrations tend to summon within us patriotic pride, gratitude and a sense of duty toward our veterans.…

Karen Schatzle gets Anaheim Police Association Endorsement for Superior Court Judge

Karen Schatzle

The Anaheim Police Association (APA) announced their endorsement of Karen Schatzle’s campaign for Superior Court Judge today. Incorporated in 1967, the APA is the only recognized bargaining unit for the 360 men and women serving as police officers in Orange County’s largest city.   “Karen Schatzle’s strong support of the men and women in law enforcement…