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
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.