United Kingdom  

Pete Buttigieg Drops out of Race for Democratic Nomination

Video Credit: Wibbitz Studio - Duration: 01:30s - Published
Pete Buttigieg Drops out of Race for Democratic Nomination

Pete Buttigieg Drops out of Race for Democratic Nomination

Pete Buttigieg Drops out of Race for Democratic Nomination Buttigieg, 38, announced the end of his run in South Bend, IN, the city where he was mayor.

Pete Buttigieg, via 'New York Times' His announcement comes a day after his fourth place performance in the South Carolina primary, and two days before Super Tuesday.

The former mayor made history as the first openly gay presidential candidate.

He was able to raise $76 million for his run in 2019, a massive amount considering his obscurity prior to the race.

Buttigieg won the Iowa caucuses and came in second in the New Hampshire primary.

His momentum waned in Nevada, where he came in at a distant third.

Analysts report that Buttigieg was unable to secure support from voters of color, key constituencies for a Democratic candidate.

The former mayor ran his historic, upbeat campaign on a moderate platform.

Buttigieg has not announced which candidate, if any, he will endorse for the Democratic nomination.

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

Related news from verified sources

6 times Pete Buttigieg faced disgusting homophobia during his historic run for the presidency

Last night, Pete Buttigieg announced that he was pulling out of the race for the Democratic...
PinkNews - Published

Buttigieg to drop out of Democratic nomination race day after big Biden win

Former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg was preparing to drop out of the race for the...
Reuters - Published Also reported by •Independent


5 theories why Pete Buttigieg has dropped out of the race for the White House

Pete Buttigieg has dropped out of the race for the Democratic presidential nomination. Buttigeg...
PinkNews - Published Also reported by •Independent




Tweets about this


Related videos from verified sources

Pollster Frank Luntz: Coronavirus has potential to tank economy and cost Trump the election [Video]

Pollster Frank Luntz: Coronavirus has potential to tank economy and cost Trump the election

Pollster Frank Luntz tells Larry that Donald Trump's re-election hopes could be dashed if the U.S. economy suffers from the global economic impact of the coronavirus. Plus, his take on the Democratic..

Credit: PoliticKing     Duration: 24:37Published
Former 2020 candidate Pete Buttigieg will guest host 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' [Video]

Former 2020 candidate Pete Buttigieg will guest host 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'

The gig comes after Buttigieg dropped out of the race for the Democratic nomination.

Credit: Cover Video     Duration: 01:12Published
Former 2020 Candidate Pete Buttigieg Will Guest Host 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' [Video]

Former 2020 Candidate Pete Buttigieg Will Guest Host 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'

Former 2020 Candidate Pete Buttigieg Will Guest Host 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' The gig comes after Buttigieg dropped out of the race for the Democratic nomination. He will step in for Kimmel on March 12..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:12Published