HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Retired » Retired Forums » Democratic Primaries (Forum) » Pete Buttigieg's campaign...
Joe BidenCongratulations to our presumptive Democratic nominee, Joe Biden!

Wed May 15, 2019, 08:47 AM

 

Pete Buttigieg's campaign asset: 'Do I have a great husband or what?'

The star of presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg’s campaign rally the other night in San Francisco was obviously the mayor who has vaulted into the national conversation about who will be the Democratic nominee.

But his husband, Chasten Buttigieg, is becoming a star in his own right — complete with 322,000 very active Twitter followers. He often makes separate campaign stops on the road than his husband, the candidate. That could explain why the cheers when Chasten took the stage to introduce South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg were nearly as loud as the roars for the candidate.

Part of that is because the pair are making history with every campaign stop — modeling what a married gay couple would look like in the White House, a point illustrated when they were featured on the cover of Time magazine under the headline, “First Family.”


SF Gate
If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Joe Biden

6 replies, 938 views

Reply to this thread

Back to top Alert abuse

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 6 replies Author Time Post
Reply Pete Buttigieg's campaign asset: 'Do I have a great husband or what?' (Original post)
WeekiWater May 2019 OP
leftofcool May 2019 #1
sandensea May 2019 #2
robbedvoter May 2019 #3
LineLineNew Reply .
WeekiWater May 2019 #4
leftofcool May 2019 #5
dsc May 2019 #6

Response to WeekiWater (Original post)

Wed May 15, 2019, 08:59 AM

1. Chasten is a jewel!

 

I would give my right arm to attend a WH party hosted by Chasten.
If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Undecided

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to WeekiWater (Original post)

Wed May 15, 2019, 09:04 AM

2. How times have changed

 

It was only yesterday that saying anything even close to that was an automatic deal-breaker.

Good on them.
If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Joe Biden

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to WeekiWater (Original post)

Wed May 15, 2019, 09:14 AM

3. You got yours, good for you. Now, everyone else's

 

civil rights are "identity politics" - no more important than economic anxiety.
If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Joe Biden

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to robbedvoter (Reply #3)

Wed May 15, 2019, 09:24 AM

4. .

 

https://www.democraticunderground.com/128788200

If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Joe Biden

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to robbedvoter (Reply #3)

Wed May 15, 2019, 09:31 AM

5. Try reading the entire speech. And stop bashing good Democrats!

 

If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Undecided

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to robbedvoter (Reply #3)

Wed May 15, 2019, 09:44 AM

6. I doubt Senator Harris would appreciate your dishonesty.

 

If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Joe Biden

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink

Reply to this thread