On Tuesday, the U.S. attorney’s office announced charges against two individuals in a complex campaign finance scheme. And the local political and media worlds exploded.
City Attorney Jan Goldsmith names an anti-Filnerite as his spokesman.
Election spawns lawsuit and charges of pension double-dipping. Sound familiar?
Readers weigh in on our fact check of Carl DeMaio’s claim that he outperformed GOP voter registration despite his loss.
Statement: “In a Democratic city where Republicans are actually a third party behind independents, we outperformed Republican Party registration by 21 percent,” former mayoral candidate and Councilman Carl DeMaio wrote in a Nov. 16 op-ed in the Orange County Register. Determination: True
Republicans grapple with the ‘major crisis’ DeMaio says their party faces.
The former mayoral candidate says he’s ‘ready to help’ Mayor-Elect Bob Filner but will be working in the private sector.
Scott Lewis and Will Carless recap the election.
Jason Roe thinks it’s outrageous that Tom Shepard helped a Democrat get elected. Roe helped the same one.
Mayor-elect Bob Filner has fewer than 30 days to make plans and new hires, a rapid changing of the guard that former city officials admit they never considered.