Does Quirk-Silva know what district she is running for? The 65th Assembly District does not include even one block of Santa Ana. The 65th Assembly District includes parts of these cities: Continue reading
Young Kim, Assemblywoman, 65th District
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 9th, 2015
CONTACT: Bryan Shroyer, (916) 319-2065
Assemblywoman Young Kim Honors Fullerton Chamber CEO Theresa Harvey as the 65th Assembly District’s Woman of the Year
SACRAMENTO – Assemblywoman Young Kim (R-Fullerton) honored Fullerton Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Theresa Harvey as the 2015 Woman of the Year for the 65th Assembly District during a special Assembly ceremony held today at the State Capitol.
“Theresa is an ideal choice for Woman of the Year,” said Assemblywoman Kim. “She exemplifies leadership, public service, and community commitment. What she has accomplished for the City of Fullerton and for our local business community in such a short time is truly commendable. As Vice Chair of the Assembly Committee on Jobs, Economic Development, and the Economy, I am proud to have such a strong business leader and advisor in the 65th district.” Continue reading
Orange County Democrats were ecstatic when former Fullerton Mayor Sharon Quirk-Silva knocked off Chris Norby in 2012, in the 65th Assembly District. They partied hard but the party is over now that former Ed Royce staffer Young Kim has trounced Quirk-Silva in the 2014 General Election.
This was not a casual loss for the Democrats. It may well end up costing them their super majority in the State Assembly – an uncertain matter as several Assembly seats are still in close contention.
Make no doubt about it – retaining the 65th Assembly District was the major goal of the Democratic Party of Orange County in the 2014 General Election. They failed – and there are several good reasons for that. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
SHARON QUIRK-SILVA FOR ASSEMBLY
MEDIA CONTACT: Jonathan Barba | (714) 485-3377 | Jonny@SharonQuirkSilva.com
Assembly Candidate Young Kim Fails to Attend Election Forum Hosted by College Students
Fullerton, CA – Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva participated in a candidate forum at California State University, Fullerton CSUF on Monday, September 29. The question-and-answer forum was hosted by the CSUF Associated Students, Inc. in conjunction with the Division of Politics, Administration and Justice, and the Office of Community and Government Relations. Assemblywoman Quirk-Silva’s opponent, Young Kim, did not respond to the students’ invitation to attend.
“Candidates Assemblywoman Quirk-Silva and Young Kim were invited via e-mail, phone, and mailed letter. Assemblywoman Quirk-Silva accepted the invitation by written hand-delivered letter. Young Kim did not respond to multiple attempts by Cal State Fullerton students to contact her office via mail, phone calls and follow-up e-mails,” stated CSUF Associated Students, Inc. Lobby Corps in a written statement. Continue reading
The O.C. Register asked four experts to analyze the results of this year’s June Primary election, to sort out who did and didn’t vote. The experts included our friend Scott Lay, the publisher of aroundthecapital.com.
What they concluded was:
- Rich, educated people vote more.
- Independent voters are less likely to vote in primaries.
- Seniors vote more.
- Ethnicity can influence turnout. (ie. Latinos don’t vote but Asians do)
Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva is hosting a Campaign Kick Off and 10th Annual St. Patrick’s Day event on March 12, 2014, from 5 – 6:30 pm, at Steamers in Downtown Fullerton, located 138 W. Commonwealth Ave., in Downtown Fullerton.
RSVP to Jason Mills at 714-576-4303 or at firstname.lastname@example.org. Continue reading
Young Kim is a hurricane blowing through the California Republican convention here. Talks smack about her opponents, buzzes with through-the-roof energy and regularly refers to herself in the third-person — “Young Kim” — like a prize fighter, according to the San Francisco Chronicle.
Kim held a press conference at the recent California Republican Party Fall Convention, that we have embedded above. Continue reading
From the OC Politics Blog
Martin Wisckol, the OC Register’s elder political reporter, “caught up” with washed-up, former Assemblyman, former Supervisor and former Fullerton Councilman Chris Norby today. It’s outside the paywall here: Chris Norby ‘won’t rule out’ run in 2014.