Assembly District 65
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All Districts > AD65: Fullerton
[incumbent: Sharon Quirk-Silva (D) - term limit: 2026]

Probable Primary Election Candidates: 2018

District Projection: Likely Democratic | ATC Partisan Index = 53.6 D
  • Alexandria Coronado (Republican) - Music teacher
    www.coronadoforassembly.com  
  • (i) Sharon Quirk-Silva (Democratic) - Member, State Assembly
    www.sharonquirksilva.com  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    Democrat Sharon Quirk-SIlva returned to the Assembly after losing her reelection bid in 2004 to Republican Young Kim by 9.2%. In 2016, Quirk-Silva defeated Kim by 6.4%.

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    June 3, 2014 Primary Election Results
    Live Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Young Kim (R)21,59354.7%268 of 268
    Sharon Quirk-Silva (D)17,89645.3%268 of 268

    County Breakdown | Vote Count Tracker
    Source: California Secretary of State

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    District Voter Registration

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 51.9%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 45.7%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 41.6%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 49.8%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (January 1-June 30, 2017 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Alexandria CoronadoThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Quirk-silva For Assembly 2018; Sharon [SOS]$504,524$92,957$476,726$43,033
     
    * = Contributions of $5,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Sharon Quirk-Silva (D)68,98852.0%276 of 276
    Chris Norby (R)63,57648.0%276 of 276

    County Breakdown | Vote Count Tracker
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Chris Norby (R)29,91758.8%269 of 269
    Sharon Quirk-Silva (D)20,93641.2%269 of 269

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for AD65
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 21.8% 3.8% 23.0%
    Total Population 24.5% 3.1% 38.8%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Incumbent term limit: 0
    • Henry Chareon (R) - Councilmember, La Palma
    • Young Kim (R) - Staffer, Congressman Ed Royce
    • Bruce Whitaker (R) - Councilmember, Fullerton
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    Discussion

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