Buttigieg, Mayorkas get confirmed by Senate

President Joe Biden’s choices for Transportation secretary, Pete Buttigieg, and Department of Homeland Security head, Alejandro Mayorkas, were confirmed by the Senate on Tuesday.     Buttigieg received overwhelming bipartisan support – with a vote of 86 to 13 – to become the nation’s first openly gay Senate-confirmed cabinet secretary.  Mayorkas got through with a tighter votoe of … Read more

Pete Buttigieg endorses Joe Biden as moderates go all-out to stop Bernie Sanders

Joe Biden snagged a trio of endorsements from his formal Democratic rivals Monday night in a show of force designed to give the former vice president momentum heading into the critical Super Tuesday contests and stop Bernie Sanders from winning the nomination.  Pete Buttigieg, Amy Klobuchar, and Beto O’Rourke all gave Biden their blessing, handing … Read more

Pete Buttigieg is dropping out of the race for president, according to Politico 

BREAKING: Pete Buttigieg is dropping out of the presidential race, Politico reports By Megan Sheets For Dailymail.com and Associated Press Published: 23:15 GMT, 1 March 2020 | Updated: 23:34 GMT, 1 March 2020 Pete Buttigieg is dropping out of the presidential race, according to new reports.    Sources close to Buttigieg’s campaign confirmed that the 38-year-old … Read more