Assembly Member Sharon Quirk-Silva and Council Member Jesus Silva under investigation . . .

. . . for influence peddling and retaliation against accuser of Assembly Member Cristina Garcia

Assembly Member Sharon Quirk-SilvaBy Brian Hews | Hews Media Group-Los Cerritos Community News has exclusively learned that the California State Assembly investigation involving groping allegations against Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia leveled by Cerritos resident Daniel Fierro has morphed into a wide-ranging political influence and retaliation investigation revolving around Garcia, 65th District Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Fullerton), and her husband, Fullerton Council Member Jesus Silva.

According to high level sources, Garcia, Quirk-Silva, and her husband have operated a veiled operation to put Fierro out of business by using their political power and influence to steer public relations contracts away from Fierro and his company, Presidio Strategic Communications.

Fullerton City Council Member Jesus SilvaInfluence campaigns of this type have severe penalties including censure, removal from office, permanent disqualification from holding any state position, restitution, prison, and fines up into the hundreds of thousands of dollars.

The operation against Fierro is in response to his complaint that Garcia sexually assaulted him at a softball game in 2014. His allegations were first reported in February by Politico.

To continue reading this story, please click here.

This entry was posted in Jesus Silva, Sharon Quirk-Silva. Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to Assembly Member Sharon Quirk-Silva and Council Member Jesus Silva under investigation . . .

  1. James Waters says:

    My wife and I just moved to California from Indiana. We purchased a nice home in Anaheim. Now after finding possible corruption here so fast I feel we may have made a sad pick on where to settle.