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San Diego's history of political scandals




A view of downtown in the city of San Diego.
A view of downtown in the city of San Diego.
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The ongoing saga of Bob Filner has cast a shadow over a city known for its beaches and sunny weather, but he's not the first San Diego city official to raise eyebrows.

If Filner resigns or is recalled, he'll be the third of the city's last six elected mayors to leave office amidst controversy. Scott Shafer from the California Report has the story.