Latest Bob Filner Stories

2011-11-24 18:00:00

Congressman Bob Filner, former Deputy Mayor of San Diego and Chairman of the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs, delivers a riveting commencement address to California Miramar University

2011-06-13 05:00:00

National Awards Program to Honor U.S.

2011-04-27 08:20:00

WASHINGTON, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The leader of The American Legion is urging the organization's members to push for congressional support of a bill that, if enacted, would allow military veterans to use their Medicare benefits at VA (Department of Veterans Affairs) medical facilities.

2010-12-14 12:58:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A concentrated lobbying effort by The American Legion and fellow VSOs (veterans service organizations) has culminated in U.S. Senate passage of the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Improvements Act of 2010.

2010-08-30 10:13:00

MILWAUKEE, Aug. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- House Minority Leader John Boehner, R-Ohio, is expected to deliver a major speech here Tuesday on Iraq and national security issues.

2010-06-04 08:40:00

LOS ANGELES, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- What: Blue Seals will be holding a press conference on June 8th, 2010, to make a two-part announcement.

2010-04-22 11:48:00

Women veterans, rural patients and caregiver families pinpointed for relief in legislation guided by American Legion priorities WASHINGTON, April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Several of The American Legion's top legislative priorities are wrapped up in S.

2010-04-14 07:00:00

LOS ANGELES, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Friday, at a San Diego reception for U.S. Congressman and Chairman of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs Bob Filner, National Veterans Foundation (NVF) President Shad Meshad hand delivered a letter to the congressman.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.