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POLITICS AS USUAL: KIM DISTORTS TRUTH, FAILS TO DELIVER

Sharon Quirk Silva (left) and Melissa Fox (center left) next to AD-73 candidate Wendy Gariella.  DPOC secretary Anita Narayana is on the right.

  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…

What do Young Kim and Donald Trump Have in Common? Both Haven’t Released Their Tax Returns

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  FULLERTON, CA—Classroom teacher and 65th Assembly District candidate Sharon Quirk-Silva notes that while June 15 is the deadline for small businesses to make 2nd quarter tax payments, it’s been two months since she called on her opponent, Young Kim, to join her in releasing five years of tax returns. Kim has failed to do so, taking…

Big Night for Democrats in OC

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For the fist time, Democrats beat Republicans in voter turnout for a primary election in Orange County and there were several surprises with last night’s primary results.  Here’s a quick snapshot below: Polls tightened in California between Secretary Hillary Clinton and Senator Bernie Sanders leading up to Tuesday night’s election.  With the Associated Press calling…

QUIRK-SILVA DENOUNCES POLITICIAN TRUMP USING HATE SPEECH FOR PERSONAL POLITICAL GAIN

Sharon Quirk Silva (left) and Melissa Fox (center left) next to AD-73 candidate Wendy Gariella.  DPOC secretary Anita Narayana is on the right.

  FULLERTON, CA—In response to his visit to Orange County today, full-time classroom teacher and 65th Assembly District candidate Sharon Quirk-Silva today denounced presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump for his past and continued hate speech targeting wide segments of society. “Donald Trump represents the kind of huckster politician that has no place in a…

ON TAX DAY, QUIRK-SILVA SAYS TAXPAYERS HAVE A RIGHT TO KNOW LEADERS ARE PAYING THEIR FAIR SHARE;

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FULLERTON, CA—Classroom teacher and 65th Assembly District candidate Sharon Quirk-Silva today released her tax returns to the media citing the belief that open, transparent government starts with having leaders who are open and transparent in their own financial dealings. “Taxpayers need to know that elected leaders are playing by the same rules they are and…

CALIFORNIA LEAGUE OF CONSERVATION VOTERS ENDORSES QUIRK-SILVA

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  FULLERTON, CA—Classroom teacher and 65th Assembly District candidate Sharon Quirk-Silva today announced receiving the endorsement of the California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV) for her campaign. CLCV is one of California’s leading environmental organizations, advocating for stronger environmental policies statewide. “Sharon Quirk-Silva is a champion for open space and a key ally in cleaning…

QUIRK-SILVA CHALLENGES DEVELOPER TO DETAIL ITS PROPOSED LAND SWAP TO BUILD VETERAN’S CEMETERY

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  FULLERTON, CA—Full-time classroom teacher and 65th Assembly District candidate Sharon Quirk-Silva today challenged developer FivePoint to provide more details on its proposed land swap to meet the commitment under state law she authored to find an appropriate location for a veteran’s cemetery that serves the needs of Orange County. FivePoint recently announced an offer to…