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Jan 23, 2019, 11:00am EST
  • October 24, 2019

    Pete Buttigieg has a plan to win over women

    Buttigieg has made a firm commitment to nominate women to 50 percent of Cabinet positions and judicial seats.

  • October 21, 2019

    Poll: Pete Buttigieg joins the list of presidential frontrunners in Iowa

    Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren top the field in a Suffolk/USA Today poll. Buttigieg is third; Bernie Sanders is fourth.

  • September 13, 2019

    The Democratic candidates’ debate answers on Afghanistan were terrible

    If 2020 Democrats want to leave Afghanistan, they need to come up with a real plan.

  • September 5, 2019

    6 winners and 3 losers from CNN’s climate town hall

    Winner: Jay Inslee.

  • September 4, 2019

    Pete Buttigieg wants the US to be carbon-neutral by the time he’s 68

    The South Bend mayor’s new climate change plan sets ambitious targets and includes small towns and rural areas.

  • August 22, 2019

    The big new plan to save unions, and what’s behind it

    SEIU president Mary Kay Henry is demanding laws allowing unions to bargain for workers as a whole, and Democratic candidates are signing up.

  • August 7, 2019

    Pete Buttigieg’s plan to combat domestic terrorists and pass gun control laws, explained

    It’s a good start, but it’s incomplete, some experts say.

  • July 31, 2019

    The 2 veterans on the Democratic debate stage made a big promise about Afghanistan

    They would withdraw all US troops from Afghanistan within their first year in office.

  • July 30, 2019

    Pete Buttigieg says he’d withdraw troops from Afghanistan in his first year

    "We will withdraw," the South Bend, Indiana, mayor and Afghanistan vet responded. "We have to."

  • July 30, 2019

    Pete Buttigieg had the most important answer at the Democratic debate

    Buttigieg is right about why Democrats keep failing to pass their big plans.

  • July 15, 2019

    Mayor Pete Buttigieg talks about systemic racism, regulating tech, and the divided Democratic Party on Recode Decode

    "The internet started out as the delicate flower. It had to be cultivated and we had let it see where it was going to go. Now we know where it’s going to go, and it’s time to put in the guardrails."

  • July 12, 2019

    Pete Buttigieg says Americans should have the right to hide personal details from the internet

    On an upcoming episode of Recode Decode, he told Kara Swisher that it’s time for a "national debate" about the so-called "right to be forgotten."

  • July 11, 2019

    Pete Buttigieg lays out his plan to help black Americans

    Buttigieg is struggling with black voters. He hopes his new "Douglass Plan" can turn things around.

  • July 3, 2019

    Pete Buttigieg calls for expanding national service

    His new plan includes combating climate change and helping communities of color.

  • June 27, 2019

    Pete Buttigieg gets put in the hot seat for his handling of South Bend shooting in the debate

    "You should fire the chief," Rep. Eric Swalwell challenged Buttigieg on stage.

  • June 27, 2019

    Buttigieg and Biden acknowledged an important truth about undocumented workers

    Undocumented. Immigrants. Pay. Taxes.

  • June 27, 2019

    Pete Buttigieg’s 2020 presidential campaign and policies, explained

    How the mayor of South Bend became a surprisingly serious contender in the Democratic primary race.

  • June 27, 2019

    Pete Buttigieg and the controversy around racial tensions in South Bend, explained

    Buttigieg’s response to a police shooting was met with protests.

  • June 26, 2019

    Trade, defense, and Israel: 2020 Democrats’ foreign policy flashpoints

    Expect Democrats to fight over these three main foreign policy areas.

  • June 26, 2019

    The 2020 Democrats’ foreign policy divide

    Growing fissures among Democrats on foreign policy may become apparent during the debates this week.

  • June 22, 2019

    Pete Buttigieg tries to translate South Bend police shooting into a 2020 message

    Buttigieg was met with protesters back home. He spoke of the shooting at the South Carolina Democratic convention.

  • June 17, 2019

    Pete Buttigieg calls Israel a “strong ally” and says he’d keep the US embassy in Jerusalem

    Buttigieg is more pro-Israel than many other 2020 Democratic candidates.

  • June 11, 2019

    Pete Buttigieg just gave his first foreign policy speech. He offered 5 clear proposals.

    Buttigieg outlined what he’d do about climate change, Israel, Iran, and war.

  • June 3, 2019

    Buttigieg MSNBC town hall: “I would not have applied that amount of pressure” on Franken to resign

    The implicit criticism of Kirsten Gillibrand and other Senate women went against Buttigieg’s deft answers to other gender questions.

  • May 21, 2019

    Why Democratic candidates like Buttigieg keep failing to usher in the “Christian left”

    What’s missing from Pete Buttigieg’s Christian progressive brand.

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