Tag: Pete Buttigieg

Pete Buttigieg’s ‘Douglas Plan’ to Combat Racial Inequality

Pete Buttigieg is trying to attract more Black voters to his campaign – his first step is the “Douglas Plan,” named after abolitionist Frederick Douglass. The 18-page plan lays out what Buttigieg promises to do if elected president. It includes investing $25 billion in historically black colleges and universities, or…

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Mayor Pete Surges Into Top Half of the Democratic Pack

Web searches, donations and social media engagement explode.   Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, the Democratic mayor of South Bend, Ind., a well-educated millennial and Afghanistan veteran who’s gay, is finding favor with Democratic voters. Buttigieg would be the youngest U.S. president ever, if elected.    In a crowded race of 16 Democrats running for the Oval Office, Buttigieg,…

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‘Mayor Pete’ Seeks Diverse Presidential Campaign Staff

Pete Buttigieg, the Democratic mayor of South Bend, Ind., a well-educated millennial and Afghanistan veteran who’s gay, is running for president. He wants to make diversity and inclusion a priority. Last week Buttigieg, known as “Mayor Pete,” penned a letter to the Muslim community he presides over in response to the…