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Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Orange County Taekwondoians Lee Jae-heon and Yang Bok-sun supported to introduce resolution for the 'Taekwondo Day of California'

California State Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (Democrat, Fullerton, Photo) initiated an enactment proposal (ACR 185) on 'California  Taekwondo Day' on the 9th.

Assemblywoman Quirk-Silva introduced in ACR 185 that Taekwondo is one of the world's most popular and well-known martial arts, and contains Korea's rich culture and traditions. In addition, she emphasized that one can learn etiquette, respect, and temperance as well as train the mind and body through Taekwondo training.


 

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

A resolution to enact September 4th as "Taekwondo Day" is proposed to the state legislature every year. 

In order for the resolution to be finally adopted, a letter of support is needed from the residents. The Office of Quirk-Silva is aiming to submit a letter of support from thousands of residents before August. Residents who wish to join in the resolution should contact the District Office. 

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Great job California State University, Fullerton! Ranked number 1 in all CSU and California Universities for graduating women.

Happy #NationalWomenshistorymonth and congratulations on this incredible accomplishment!

Monday, March 9, 2020

Today, I am proud to have introduced Assembly Concurrent Resolution (ACR) 185 which designates September 4, 2020, and in each succeeding year, as Taekwondo Day in California. I learned the importance of Taekwondo by two grandmasters, Master Yang, who is a member of the United States Taekwondo team and Master Lee, President of the California Taekwondo Association.

Friday, March 6, 2020

2020 Women's History Month

Since 1987, March has been celebrated as National Women’s History Month, recognizing the great contributions that women have made to our nation.

I celebrate all the wonderful women that I have the privilege to work with and to all enlightened people that support Women's rights.

Friday, March 6, 2020

A.B. 3300 was introduced by authors Assemblymembers Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angeles), Richard Bloom (D-Santa Monica), Rob Bonta (D-Oakland), Mike Gipson (D-Gardena), Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Fullerton), and Buffy Wicks (D-Oakland), alongside a host of co-authors: Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles), Laura Friedman (D-Glendale), Todd Gloria (D-San Diego), Reginald Byron Jones-Sawyer (D-Los Angeles), Ash Kalra (D-San Jose), Adrin Nazarian (D-Van Nuys), and Marie Waldron (R-Escondido).

In his Fiscal Year 2020-21 budget, Governor Gavin Newsom proposed a new $750 million one-time allocation toward the California Access to Housing Services (CAAHS) Fund, with the goal “to help alleviate street‑based homelessness and increase the number of housing units.”

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

California reported its first death related to the Coronavirus.

In Placer County Public Health officials announced that a patient who had tested positive for COVID-19 after returning from a cruise to Mexico last month died.

The individual was an elderly adult with underlying health conditions and was the county’s second confirmed case of COVID-19, reported Tuesday night. Officials said that close contacts of the patient were being quarantined and monitored for the illness.

The patient tested positive Tuesday and had been placed in isolation at Kaiser Permanente; Roseville.

This case demonstrates the need for continued local, state and federal partnership to identify and slow the spread of this virus. California is working around the clock to keep our communities safe, healthy and informed.

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Friday, February 28, 2020

Our office hosted a productive meeting with key stakeholders to discuss issues related to homeless and severe mental illness.  With members from the county, state, and local agencies in attendance we are working to find alternatives to address these concerns.