Originally published October 7, 2013 at 9:59 a.m., updated October 7, 2013 at 11:30 a.m.
Nathan Fletcher, Former State Assemblyman
The special election on Nov. 19 is set to choose a successor to serve out the term of former Mayor Bob Filner. There are 10 candidates who have qualified for the ballot.
Nathan Fletcher ran unsuccessfully for San Diego Mayor last year. He lost in the primary. Before, Fletcher represented San Diego's 75th state assembly district for two terms.
Fletcher has been endorsed by several prominent Democratic elected officials, including Congressman Scott Peters. He has also been endorsed by San Diego city firefighters and city workers.