Bob Filner

Congresswoman says former San Diego mayor sexually harassed her

Congresswoman says former San Diego mayor sexually harassed her

A sitting member of Congress said former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner made unwelcome sexual advances when they served together in the House of Representatives, the latest accusation against the disgraced politician.

Filner stepped down as mayor in 2013 amid numerous allegations of sexual harassment.

“Some years ago, I was in an elevator and then-Congressman Bob Filner tried to pin me to a door of the elevator and kiss me. And I pushed him away,” Rep.

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