ASSEMBLY | Following Hayward Assemblyman Bill Quirk’s swearing-in last Monday, he spoke to California Politics TV and described the moment as a “dream come true.”

In the video below, Quirk says his priorities are improving education and creating a more friendly environment for businesses to thrive. Near the end, Quirk, who beat Democratic challenger Dr. Jennifer Ong last month by just over 900 votes, also said he has reservation about linking renewable energy to the existing state power grid.