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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

The following are a small portion of the State of the State Address by Governor Gavin Newsom

To read the full speech go here

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

“California is grappling with a housing shortage, a growing homeless population, and a poverty rate that is the second largest in the nation,” said Assemblywoman Quirk-Silva (D-Orange County).  “We need to look at an array of solutions and I am working on a package of housing-related bills which runs the spectrum – from homelessness to homeownership." 

Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Assemblywoman Quirk-Silva Responds to Governor's State of the State Address

SACRAMENTO – Today, Governor Newsom presented his 2020 State of the State address, and discussed his vision for the State of California. The Governor dedicated most of his speech to the homeless and its profound effects, including health and mental health. 

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

International Women In Science and Math Day

Less than 30 percent of researchers worldwide are women. On International Day of Women and Girls in Science, lets change that narrative.

I encourage all young women in our district to continue their work and contributions to science and math. Your devotion to improving interest in science and mathematics for the next generation is going to path the way for many young women to pursue promising careers in a variety of scientific fields.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month. Today, I signed a pledge to support ending domestic violence for women and teens.

Monday, February 10, 2020

Capitol Goes Red! 

Today, I rose and coauthored HR-79 American Heart Month and Wear Red Day in the Capitol.

This February, show your loved one you care with your whole heart. Capitol Goes Red Day is to raise awareness of heart disease as the number one killer of women.

Prevention is a key component to living a healthy life, which is why knowledge of this disease and recent medical advancements is crucial for you and your family’s health

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

We aim for transparency in our work when facing housing and homelessness. Rising Tide: A Summit on Economic Security is providing incredible ideas to be shared to address the growing concerns of California such as homelessness and housing. 

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

ASSEMBLYWOMAN QUIRK-SILVA PARTICIPATES IN RISING TIDE SUMMIT

SACRAMENTO - Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Fullerton), participated in the Rising Tide Summit hosted by Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon.  Due to her commitment and work on the homelessness crisis, she was one of five panelists to lead the discussion How We Look at Homelessness: A New Lens.

Monday, February 3, 2020

Today, I stand with the incredible women leaders of the California Legislative Women's Caucus and joined by our female Constitutional Officers to take a photo in solidarity for the Suffrage Centennial!