Wednesday Mar 5
San Diego CityBEAT
Mayor Faulconer kicks off Sanders 3.0
Jason Schwartzman's Max Fisher roams the hallways of Rushmore preparatory school looking for distractions from life's painful realities.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
Uptown San Diego Examiner
Daily Business Report-March 4, 2014
San Diego's job market is still improving, even with the news that three high-profile companies are shedding workers, according to a San Diego economist.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Back to Normal in San Diego
Despite a close race, Republican Kevin Faulconer's victory in a special election for mayor of San Diego this month was not a big surprise.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Interim mayor deserves public's thanks - with caveat
San Diego City Council President Todd Gloria's service as interim mayor comes to an end soon; for his reflections on his six months on the job, please go to today's lead Opinion page for the editorial board's Q&A with him.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
NOM Leader Slams Out Republican Politician for Holding Hand With Partner
Brian Brown, the head of the National Organization for Marriage took to the group's blog Thursday to call out openly gay Republican San Diego politician Carl DeMaio for holding his partner's hand during a gay pride.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
SD county hopes to lick high elections cost with vote by mail
"It could drastically reduce the cost and also it's an opportunity to expand turnout because people will look at voting more as a 30-day opportunity than as a one-day opportunity," said Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez, a San Diego Democrat who introduced legislation Wednesday.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
The Washington Post
Why it stinks to be a Member of Congress -- especially one from California
California Democratic Rep. Gloria Negrete McLeod said Tuesday she would leave Congress after just one term to run for another office.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
GOP Struggles To Sell Message In Big Cities
Kevin Faulconer reaches for his wife, Katherine, at a Feb. 11 rally as their daughter looks up from below.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
The new GOP? Republican openly campaigns with gay partner
A Republican seeking congressional office and touting a reform agenda has just made history by becoming the first politician on the campaign trail to bring his gay partner to the forefront, with an advertising film.
LA Daily News
California GOP should take a hint from San Diego mayoral race: Editorial
A funny thing happened on the way to total domination of politics in California by a Latino-led Democratic Party: Kevin Faulconer trounced David Alvarez to become the mayor of San Diego.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Midday Roundup: Rand Paul's revolutionary lawsuit
NSA lawsuit. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., filed a class action lawsuit against President Barack Obama and the heads of U.S. national intelligence agencies over the widespread collection of cellphone metadata.
Republican wins mayor's race in San Diego
Kevin Faulconer, 47, said Wednesday that his emphasis on working across party lines and his embrace of fiscal measures such as cutting pensions for city workers and putting more city services up for private bidding led to his surprisingly large margin of victory.
The Washington Post
Openly gay GOP congressional candidate DeMaio includes partner in new ad
Carl DeMaio is a moderate Republican running for Congress in Southern California who is openly gay.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Sinkhole swallows cars at Corvette Museum in Ky.
France's president is heading to Silicon Valley, days after a French regulator hit Google with an embarrassing regulatory slap and after years of French efforts to wrest more taxes from tech companies.
WBAY-TV Green Bay
As suits multiply, gay-marriage backers win in Ky.
A Republican city councilman has been elected mayor of San Diego to replace Bob Filner, who resigned amid a torrent of sexual harassment allegations.
Another ice storm causes havoc across the South
Shmetrice Moore, a nurse at an Emory hospital, scrapes snow and ice off her windshield as she and others are released early from their shift before a winter storm on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Johns Creek, Ga.
Republican leads in San Diego's race to succeed disgraced ex-mayor
A Democrat seeking to become San Diego's first Hispanic mayor was trailing his Republican rival on Tuesday in their race to succeed ex-Mayor Bob Filner, who resigned amid a hail of sexual misconduct allegations, early election results showed.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Elections Morning Digest: Polling suggests a close finish in San Diego mayor's race today
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Calif. AG endorses Greuel's bid for U.S. House seat
California Attorney General Kamala Harris is supporting former Los Angeles Controller Wendy Greuel in her bid to capture a soon-to-be-available U.S. House seat.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Aide to disgraced former San Diego mayor settles sex harassment suit
The city of San Diego and its disgraced former mayor, Bob Filner, have agreed to pay his ex-press secretary $250,000 to settle the sexual harassment suit she brought against them, with the entire sum coming from municipal coffers, city officials said on Monday.