Tag: bob filner

  • A Party of Contrasts – Notes From the Annual Summer BBQ

    A Party of Contrasts – Notes From the Annual Summer BBQ

    Just seventy-two hours after announcing his resignation as Mayor of San Diego, Bob Filner attended the club’s Annual Summer BBQ. The circumstances were quite different from last year when he attended midway between his hard fought primary and general election campaigns. Club members Judi Curry and the folks who run the San Diegans for a […]

  • Bob Filner Failed, Not Democratic Ideology

    Bob Filner Failed, Not Democratic Ideology

    Mayor Bob Filner’s story is a mix of extremes: professional and social triumph combined with self- admitted personal failure. Considering the nature of the accusations, Filner’s personal problems will more than likely overshadow any success he has achieved politically, thereby bringing his political career to an end. In recent days, the Republican Party has attempted […]

  • What position should women take in the call for Mayor Bob Filner to resign?

    What position should women take in the call for Mayor Bob Filner to resign?

    What is in our best interests?   With the debate raging around us, it’s hard to figure out a logical position on this civic mess the Mayor is in. Two high profile progressive activists – whom I personally have very high regard for and who have very high regard for each other – sat down […]

  • How You Can Support Bob Filner, America’s Finest Mayor

    How You Can Support Bob Filner, America’s Finest Mayor

    Last November we helped elect the most progressive mayor in San Diego history. Within just a few months Bob Filner has demonstrated that he deserves the title of America’s Finest Mayor. He supports the needs of regular working people, not the interests of the elite. He fights for civil rights for Californians, against unjust Federal […]

  • Jun 15 – Montfield Point Marine Association Annual Scholarship Banquet

    Jun 15 – Montfield Point Marine Association Annual Scholarship Banquet

    The Montford Point Marine Association, San Diego Chapter 12 invite you to their Annual Scholarship Banquet Keynote Speaker Honorable Mayor Bob Filner Featuring Cocktails, lunch, prizes and Scholars! Donations $50 per person in advance or $55 per person at the door Must RSVP by June 3, 2013 When Saturday, Jun 15, 2013 11:30am – 3:30pm […]

  • Dr Gin’s Economic Outlook for San Diego, and a Packed Agenda at May 2013 Meeting

    Dr Gin’s Economic Outlook for San Diego, and a Packed Agenda at May 2013 Meeting

    Here’s a writeup of the May 2013 meeting, and it’s not the only one. Recently renewed member Judi Curry has a great writeup on the OB Rag. Dr Alan Gin provided a comprehensive overview of the national and local economic outlook. (Download Dr Gin’s Point Loma DC presentation slides.) San Diego lost over 70,000 jobs in […]