Our daily catch-all post of Pete Buttigieg content and media.
TODAY IN PETELANDIA:
Pete spoke at the US Conference of Mayors. It’s a FANTASTIC speech. Must watch! We have it here.
One year ago today… Pete launched his exploratory committee
PETE AND CHASTEN TWEETS
INTERVIEW WITH KATY TUR AFTER CEDAR RAPIDS TOWN HALL
A VERY CURIOUS TWEET
A terrific thread on NH endorsements…
Lots of front page hits for Pete in Iowa today.
Various campaigns are covered. For Pete’s, Ann Arbor For Pete and Librarians For Pete are interviewed.
I educated myself on all things Pete. I found joy, and not fear, in paying attention to politics for the first time in a long time. I also realized politics was my calling. In June, I switched my major to Political Science (after a lot of prior changes) and threw myself into it. When watching Pete’s speech on Health and Belonging in America, he mentioned Bipolar Disorder by name, stating how it shouldn’t be stigmatized or treated any differently than a physical ailment. While seemingly simple, hearing a presidential candidate not just acknowledge, but advocate for people like myself was nothing I had ever heard before. Emotional and inspired, I began volunteering in my area for Pete.
THREAD ON PETE’S CROWDS IN IOWA SWING COUNTIES
Who can beat Trump? The noiminee who can best appeal to swing voters. Here Hari Sevugan shows that’s Pete Buttigieg.