Category Archives: Sharon Quirk-Silva

Two assemblywomen and Fullerton councilman Jesus Silva accused of retaliating against male sexual-harassment accuser

An update on a post made on Tuesday . . . By Jordan Graham | A former legislative staffer filed a legal claim against the state on Friday accusing two Southern California assemblywomen of steering contracts away from his political … Continue reading

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

. . . for influence peddling and retaliation against accuser of Assembly Member Cristina Garcia By Brian Hews | Hews Media Group-Los Cerritos Community News has exclusively learned that the California State Assembly investigation involving groping allegations against Assemblywoman Cristina … Continue reading

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SB 2 passed by Assembly with a Yes vote by Quirk-Silva

The vote in the Assembly late last night was 54-25. Read the details in this story in the San Jose Mercury News.

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Call Assembly Member Sharon Quirk-Silva and urge her to vote No on SB 2

The Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association has sent out a call-to-action email alert regarding Senate Bill 2 (SB 2) by State Senator Toni Atkins (D-San Diego). SB 2 would add a new tax on every real estate instrument, paper, or notice … Continue reading

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Public employee union bill (AB 1250) will drive up California counties’ costs of providing services

EDITOR’S NOTE: Assemblymember Sharon Quirk-Silva voted for this bill on June 1. By Steven Greenhut| Municipal governments exist to provide essential services, such as law enforcement, firefighting, parks and recreation, street repairs and programs for the Cheap Disco Dome Bouncy … Continue reading

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GOP legislators unlikely to pay price for cap-and-trade vote

EDITOR’S NOTE: AB 398 passed yesterday in both Inflatable Water Park For Sale the Senate and the Assembly. Fullerton’s Assembly Member Sharon Quirk-Silva voted NO, but our Senator Josh Newman voted YES — once again voting for more taxes. By … Continue reading

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Your immediate help is required on the cap and trade extension bill AB 398

EDITOR’S NOTE: This urgent message was just received from the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association: Even though they just approved $5 billion a year in new gas taxes, Sacramento is now preparing to rubber stamp an even bigger gas tax increase … Continue reading

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With SB 714, is Josh Newman planning to have the state use eminent domain to seize West Coyote Hills?

And is Assemblymember Sharon Quirk-Silva aiding and abetting him with her AB 510? Yesterday on a 5-2 party-line vote, the Senate Inflatable Water Park For Sale Appropriations Committee voted to move forward SB 714 — a bill authored by Senator … Continue reading

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The state shouldn’t meddle in the West Coyote Hills project

By Steven Greenhut | California’s latest budget has been the source of outrage for a lot of big reasons. The $125 billion general fund busts spending records. It’s built upon the backs of taxpayers, who will pay higher gas taxes … Continue reading

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FACT joins coalition to fight SB 231

The Fullerton Association of Concerned Taxpayers (FACT) has joined a coalition to oppose Senate Bill 231 — legislation which would circumvent Prop. 218 and make it easier to raise your property taxes to pay for storm water runoff. On April … Continue reading

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