But Kate Wise, a gay woman from Cleveland who was in New York for the World Pride celebration, said she was all in for Buttigieg from the minute he announced. Some voters have also expressed pessimism about whether the U. Building off that response, Buttigieg made a joke involving Chasten Buttigieg, his now husband whom he married last year.
About Us. Dislodging gut-level intuitions about electability can be tricky business for a candidate, though.
Even a flawed Democrat is better than Trump. Lifestyle Dec 6, Dolphins fly high in video shot off Newport Beach. His young age and limited government experience may be more notable for many voters than his sexual orientation. Bush and rising through the ranks as a political strategist.
July 8, Even within the Democratic Party, innone of the leading presidential candidates supported gay marriage. Knight Fellowship for Professional Journalists. Buttigieg once again followed the pattern of embracing support for LGBTQ identity before moving to a more general theme, this time with an emotional, almost biblical, appeal that seemed well suited for the audience.
After shaking hands with two children in the crowd, before posing with them and their parents for a picture, Buttigieg made his last act for his tour waving to the crowd as he made his exit. Throngs gathered during a morning stroll through town.
Obama benefited from that impulse.
Politics Campaign Here are some tips. But once they were all counted, Bradley lost to the Republican candidate George Deukmejian.