Tag Archive for Sharon Quirk-Silva

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…

Cano and Iglesias Go the Full Trump in Santa Ana

A recent report by NALEO showed that Latino voters in California by and large detest Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump with only 11 percent absolutely certain or likely to vote for Trump largely due to his offensive comments about Mexicans being rapists, murderers and criminals.  But in Orange County, you don’t have to go far to…

Greg Diamond doesn’t speak for me

I had a half dozen texts on my phone this morning when I got up for bootcamp all pointing to an editorial by Greg Diamond over at The Orange Juice Blog.  Greg’s running out of material that he needs to take offense to posts written here.  Let’s make a few things clear: Greg Diamond doesn’t…

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…

QUIRK-SILVA TAKES ON DONALD TRUMP

  FULLERTON, CA—Classroom teacher and 65th Assembly District candidate Sharon Quirk-Silva today announced she is taking on Presidential candidate Donald Trump for his failure to release his tax returns, filing papers with the Federal Election Commission allowing her to take him to task in ads in Orange County’s 65th Assembly District. The ads also point…