Category: Buttigieg

Fact Check: Pete Buttigieg Says Illegal Aliens ‘Subsidizing Everybody Else’
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Fact Check: Pete Buttigieg Says Illegal Aliens ‘Subsidizing Everybody Else’

Illegal migrants are subsidizing Americans, Pete Buttigieg told a December 1 meeting hosted by progressives in North Carolina. “The uncomfortable reality is that undocumented folks are, in many ways, like Social Security, subsidizing everybody else,” Buttigieg told Rev. William Barber, a progressive activist in North Carolina. Buttigieg was at the North Carolina event to raise…

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Pollak: Buttigieg the Bullsh**ter | Breitbart
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Pollak: Buttigieg the Bullsh**ter | Breitbart

One night during final exams at Harvard College, I complained to a friend over dinner that I had a fifteen-page paper due the next day and hadn’t started writing it yet. “Just bullshit,” he advised. “It’s the Harvard way.” That advice came to mind as I tried to make sense of what South Bend, Indiana,…

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Pete Buttigieg: My Gay Rights Struggle Connects Me to Black Voters
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Pete Buttigieg: My Gay Rights Struggle Connects Me to Black Voters

Alex Wong/Getty Images Mayor Pete Buttigieg said his experience of being a gay “stranger in my own country” helps him build support among the black voters whom he needs to overcome former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA). “I welcome the challenge of connecting with black voters in America who don’t know…

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Buttigieg Volunteers Fly from California to Iowa in Hopes of ‘Obama Moment’
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Buttigieg Volunteers Fly from California to Iowa in Hopes of ‘Obama Moment’

DES MOINES — A delegation of 60 volunteers who flew in from California for Democrat presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg gathered for a very public organizational meeting at the Scenic Route Bakery in downtown Des Moines, Iowa, on Friday morning. It was a warmup for the evening’s Democrat Party Liberty and Justice Celebration and fundraiser at…

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Buttigieg: Warren Is ‘Extremely Evasive’ on Whether Medicare for All Will Raise Taxes for Middle Class
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Buttigieg: Warren Is ‘Extremely Evasive’ on Whether Medicare for All Will Raise Taxes for Middle Class

On Thursday’s broadcast of CNN’s “The Lead,” 2020 presidential candidate South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg (D) stated that fellow 2020 candidate Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has been “extremely evasive” on whether her Medicare for all plan will raise taxes for the middle class. Buttigieg said, “Senator Warren is known for being straightforward, and was extremely…

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Pete Buttigieg: ‘Sense of Calm’ My Biggest Strength for Job of President
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Pete Buttigieg: ‘Sense of Calm’ My Biggest Strength for Job of President

Mayor Pete Buttigieg posited in a recent interview that his calm demeanor was his greatest strength for the job of President of the United States. In an interview with theSkimm, Buttigieg answered several typical job interview questions for the position of President of the United States. When asked about his greatest strength, Buttigieg replied: I’d…

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Buttigieg: Trump So Divisive He Might Do ‘More Harm’ by Visiting El Paso, Dayton
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Buttigieg: Trump So Divisive He Might Do ‘More Harm’ by Visiting El Paso, Dayton

Tuesday on MSNBC’s “Hardball,” 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful South Bend, IN Mayor Pete Buttigieg said President Donald Trump ‘s upcoming visits to El Paso, TX and Dayton, OH in the wake of the mass shootings might be harmful. Buttigieg said, “A mayor customarily greets a president. But this shouldn’t— under a healthy presidency, this shouldn’t…

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