Tag Archive for Sharon Quirk-Silva

Our Election Hangover Blues

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Election day was tough on Democrats.  What made it especially tough was the lack of turnout.  If Democrats go to the polls, even in this Red County, we can be competitive and do well.  While all the ballots are not yet counted, turnout was down.  Way down. For those Republicans who won, hardly a mandate…

Governor Brown and Sharon Quirk Silva at Great Park for Press Conference on Vet’s Cemetery

Sharon Quirk-Silva (Photo: Chris Prevatt)

Hot off the press. GOVERNOR BROWN AND ASSEMBLYWOMAN QUIRK-SILVA ADDRESS VETERANS IN ORANGE COUNTY IRVINE – Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (AD-65), Chair of the California State Assembly Veterans Affairs Committee, joined by local veterans and their families, invite members of the press as she welcomes Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. to the Great Park, formerly known…

Register Editorial Pages endorse First Democrat for 2014 Election – Sharon Wallin for IUSD Trustee

Sharon Wallin, second from right, was endorsed for re-election to the IUSD board by the OC Register.

The Orange County Register’s editorial pages remain in complete denial of the county’s purple hue.  In 2012, they endorsed exactly one Democrat — Orange Mayor Tita Smith, whom we’ve heard but never confirmed, failed to vote for President Obama in 2012, which would certainly explain the Register’s endorsement.  In today’s edition’s, they endorse Sharon Wallin…