Mayor Pete

Democratic presidential candidate former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg arrives to speak to supporters at a primary night election rally at Nashua Community College, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, in Nashua, N.H. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
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February 12, 2020 - 10:49 am
By MEG KINNARD, Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential contender Pete Buttigieg is picking up his first endorsement among South Carolina’s black lawmakers as attention in the early voting contest turns toward more diverse states. Buttigieg‘s campaign announced Wednesday that...
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Jeff Katz
October 03, 2019 - 2:53 pm
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg told The Hill that he strongly opposes the death penalty because it kills "defenseless" people, yet he is pro-abortion. In an article where he spoke on his faith, Buttigieg said he would even oppose the death penalty for someone like accused 9/11...
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July 01, 2019 - 11:15 am
By BRIAN SLODYSKO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Pete Buttigieg said Monday that he took in $24.8 million during the second fundraising quarter, more than triple what the South Bend, Indiana, mayor raised during the first three months of the year for his surprise hit presidential...
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Jeff Katz
June 24, 2019 - 12:12 pm
On Friday at the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials presidential forum, Mayor Pete Buttigieg spoke out against a proposed question on the 2020 census which simply asks people if they are a U.S. citizen. The 2020 Democratic presidential candidate said the question is “...
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Jeff Katz
June 12, 2019 - 11:52 am
It has long been the stance of the left to distance themselves and the U.S. from any relationship with Israel. On Tuesday, one of its innumerable presidential candidates took that stance a step further. In what was considered his first major speech on foreign policy at the University of Indiana,...
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Jeff Katz
June 05, 2019 - 10:39 am
And so it begins. 2020 Democratic presidential candidates have already started attacking each other as the first debate looms just three weeks away. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (N.Y.) and South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg went after one another over former Sen. Al Franken’s (D-Minn.) resignation,...
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Jeff Katz
May 24, 2019 - 8:59 am
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg told a gathering of liberal Jews Thursday that the United States should pressure Israel to change its policies. Acccording to NBC News , Thursday evening “Buttigieg told a group of influential liberal Jewish leaders on Thursday that the United States...
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Jeff Katz
May 23, 2019 - 5:30 pm
On Wednesday failed Georgia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams called on Democrats to embrace identity politics in what appeared to be a shot at 2020 Democrat White House hopeful and South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, who previously warned the race-obsessed style of politics is...
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Jeff Katz
May 20, 2019 - 2:15 pm
Democrat and 2020 hopeful Pete Buttigieg spoke with Hugh Hewitt on Friday, and said that renaming things named after Thomas Jefferson is the "right thing to do." In Buttigieg's native Indiana, the traditional, annual Democrat fundraiser had the name changed from Jefferson-Jackson Day Dinner (named...
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Jeff Katz
May 07, 2019 - 2:24 pm
Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg took a jab at President Trump on Monday while delivering a speech in South Carolina, saying America’s past “was never as great as advertised.” Democrat presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg today in South Carolina: America “was never as great as...
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