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As folks filed out of the first “friend-raiser” on Saturday in support of her uphill battle to unseat incumbent San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer, former state Assemblywoman Lori Saldaña paused momentarily from shaking grateful hands. more

Feb 10, 2016 12:00 AM Spin Cycle

The 1992 political satire Bob Roberts  is a particularly relevant film to watch these days, not just because 2012 is an election year, but because Carl DeMaio, frontrunner in the San Diego mayor's race, has a cameo. Oh wait, that's... more

May 22, 2012 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

Carl DeMaio's being very particular about the kind of formal debates he'll agree to in his campaign for the mayor's office. According to emails he's sent to debate organizers, DeMaio's demanding: 1. Moderator must be ne... more

Dec 30, 2011 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

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Nov 23, 2011 12:00 AM News

State Assemblymember Nathan Fletcher claims to have collected upwards of $300,000 in contributions during June for his campaign to be San Diego's next mayor, which blew the minds of many local politics junkies. more

Jul 20, 2011 12:00 AM News

Rep. Bob Filner's office still hasn't returned calls following reports that he told an audience on Sunday that he is, indeed, running for Mayor of San Diego in 2012. Though the Democrat hasn't filed the necessary paperwork yet ... more

Mar 29, 2011 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

U.S. Rep. Bob Filner told a crowd at the Central Public Library on Sunday afternoon that he's running for San Diego mayor in 2012.Jason Packman, a San Diego State University graduate student, broke the news on <a href="http://twitt... more

Mar 27, 2011 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis is the latest candidate for mayor to end the speculation and hop into the fray. She's also the second gay Republican who's started the paperwork process for the 2012 election. On Thursday morning, Duman... more

Mar 10, 2011 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

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