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CALIFORNIA NATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR WOMEN
ENDORSES SHARON QUIRK SILVA FOR ASSEMBLY DISTRICT 65
Sacramento, CA May 3, 2012: The California National Organization for Women (NOW) Political Action Committee today announced their endorsement of Sharon Quirk Silva for California Assembly District 65.
California NOW President Patty Bellasalma stated, “With the state budget cuts disproportionally affecting women and children, there has never been a more important time to ensure that the Legislature is filled with advocates for the most vulnerable communities. Sharon will bring a fresh perspective and an important voice to Sacramento. Our organization is confident that she will work as a legislator to move our state towards a more level playing field and, with her teaching experience, Sharon will be a strong voice for our state’s students.”