FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JUNE 27, 2016
CONTACT: Matt Reilly, (916) 201-9636
FINAL VOTE COUNT WIDENS QUIRK-SILVA VICTORY TOTAL
FULLERTON, CA—Full-time classroom teacher Sharon Quirk-Silva reports that her campaign to recapture Assembly District 65 scored a primary election win of 8.6% in the final official vote count as announced by the Orange County Registrar of Voters. On Election Night June 7th, Quirk-Silva had been leading by 6%. Since then, vote counting had steadily added to her margin of victory.
“The final tally shows that the 2014 General Election result was a skewed, outlier election dominated by conservative voters,” said Quirk-Silva. “More people will turn out in this presidential election year, better reflecting the true nature of this district.” Continue reading