Rep. Diana DeGette says former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner once tried to forcibly kiss her. Former Rep. Donna Edwards also said he behaved inappropriately toward her.
San Diego on Tuesday agreed to pay $667,000 to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit against former Mayor Bob Filner.
One bit of minor calendar news before we get on with it: for the next two weeks, this column will be on hiatus. Instead, it will be pre-empted by our annual awards columns where we note the notable and laud the laudable from the past year.
The judge specified the Filner may not seek or hold elective office during the term of his probation. Filner pleaded guilty
But the results were still unofficial. Some 34,500 mail and provisional ballots had yet to be counted, well above the number
Filner, who served in Congress for 20 years before he was elected mayor in 2012, resigned at the end of August as part of
David Alvarez is San Diego's Jackie Robinson -- a paragon of character and integrity, whose quiet leadership of deeds rather than words seeks neither credit nor acclaim. He could be San Diego's first Latino mayor -- a barrier long overdue to be broken.
20. Mark Nadeau (R) -- Nadeu resigned as mayor of Cobleskill, N.Y., in 2010 after a tape emerged showing him using the n
Filner was the first Democrat to become San Diego mayor in 20 years, but the third to resign in the past 30. The three Democrats
Before we get this ball rolling, we have two minor points which relate to the calendar which we feel merit mentioning. First, for the superstitious among us, it's not only Friday the 13th, but it's actually a double-dose, being 9/13/13. Wooo! Scary!
SAN DIEGO, Sept 3 (Reuters) - Two politicians viewed as potential front-runners to replace disgraced former San Diego Mayor
Carl DeMaio, Former San Diego City Councilman, Passes Polygraph Test, Denounces Masturbation 'Rumor'
In an interview with The San Diego Union-Tribune, DeMaio denied that report as a smear campaign, calling it "so gross" and
The Voice of OC reported Thursday that former San Diego City Councilman Carl DeMaio (R) allegedly masturbated in City Hall
Dog-lovers will have to wait for their portion of that headline until the awards part of the column; but as for the cats, I was struck this week by a funny comment on an article I was reading on the continuing civil war within the Republican Party.
This is a developing story.. Check back for updates.. The Los Angeles Times later reported that Filner was spotted on Wednesday