Tag Archive for AD-65

Orange County’s Progressive Power Couple

With the results still coming in, it’s all but certain that Sharon Quirk-Silva will return to her seat in AD-65 with a victory over Trump-supporter Young Kim.  And let’s add her husband, Fullerton city council member elect Jesus Silva to Democrats who won on election night in Orange County. The Silva’s are OC’s new political…

My Mom by Molly Jane Quirk

A note from the editor: This is an opinion column from Molly Jane Quirk about her mom Sharon Quirk-Silva, a candidate for AD-65: When I was 14 years old my Mom approached our family with the idea to run for Fullerton City Council. I’ll be the first to admit that, as your then-stereotypical teenager, I was…

Why won’t Young Kim release her Taxes?

    The campaign of Assembly District candidate Sharon Quirk-Silva today released an ad highlighting the connection between Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and her opponent, incumbent Assemblywoman Young Kim. The video can be viewed at:  https://www.facebook.com/trumpyoungkim/ “Young Kim can try to distance herself from Trump’s words, but she can’t escape their shared record of being…

OC PROFESSIONAL FIREFIGHTERS ENDORSE QUIRK-SILVA

  FULLERTON, CA—Classroom teacher and 65th Assembly District candidate Sharon Quirk-Silva today announced receiving the endorsement of the Orange County Professional Firefighters Association in her race for State Assembly. “On behalf of the 950 men and women of the Orange County Professional Firefighters Association, protecting 1.3 million citizens and 23 cities of Orange County, I…

Jesus Silva to run for Fullerton City Council

Jesus Silva, the husband of AD-65 candidate Sharon Quirk-Silva and one of the most liked figures in OC political circles, has announced he’s a candidate for Fullerton City Council. Here’s what he posted on Facebook Thursday: “I will be running for Fullerton City Council. Looking forward to being out in the community and hearing from…

POLITICS AS USUAL: KIM DISTORTS TRUTH, FAILS TO DELIVER

  FULLERTON, CA – Trounced in June’s primary election, Republican career politician Young Kim is turning to underhanded tactics that distort the facts in order to talk about anything other than her record of failing to deliver for Orange County families as a member of California’s legislature. Kim’s latest distortion of Quirk-Silva’s record centers around…