The win makes Kevin Faulconer the only Republican to lead a major city in California and San Diego the nation’s largest city with a Republican mayor.
Mediation talks between Bob Filner and city leaders ended Wednesday with a proposed settlement, the city attorney announced.
According to Filner’s chief of staff, the mayor entered a behavioral clinic one week earlier than he said he would. His two-week program is now, apparently, over.
At least eight female veterans have now spoken out against Bob Filner, who just entered a two-week intensive therapy program.
The city declined to pay Bob Filner’s harassment lawsuit legal fees — and then filed to sue him.
Bob Filner says he will instead enroll in a two-week program at a behavior counseling clinic next month. He calls his behavior “inexcusable.”
The county Democratic Party demanded San Diego Mayor Bob Filner step down on Thursday amid allegations that he sexually harassed multiple women.