Bob Filner says the city can create thousands of jobs through expanding port commerce. Carl DeMaio says the city needs more authority over the port. Both face high hurdles.

Statement: “As the first mayoral candidate ever to visit Baja California during the election season, San Diego Mayoral candidate Carl DeMaio ignited international goodwill … ” said an Aug. 30 press release from DeMaio’s campaign. Determination: Huckster Propaganda.

Since the June primary, Carl DeMaio and Bob Filner are acting a lot differently than they used to. We’ll help you catch up.

In 2007, following an incident at Washington Dulles International Airport, prosecutors charged Congressman Bob Filner with misdemeanor assault and battery. We explain how the case was resolved.