Quotes by Pete Buttigieg

Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg is an American politician who has been the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, since 2012. He is a candidate for the Democratic Party nomination in the 2020 United States presidential election.

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The best Quotes and Sayings

I am a Democrat because I believe in protecting freedom, fairness, families, and the future.

- Pete Buttigieg, Dezember 2016

My generation is the generation that experienced school shootings beginning when I was in high school, the generation that fought in the post-9/11 wars, the first generation to have to deal with the reality of climate change, and the first generation not to be better off than our parents materially — if nothing changes.

- Pete ButtigiegGenerations, September 11th

No one is above the law, everybody ought to be held accountable.

- Pete ButtigiegLaw, Donald Trump, 2019

Donald Trump got elected because, in his twisted way, he pointed out the huge troubles in our economy and our democracy.

- Pete ButtigiegDonald Trump

A river is made drop by drop.

- Pete Buttigieg, Shortest Way HomeSmall Things

As a consultant at McKinsey, I learned the value of data and the ability to shape that information into an answer.

- Pete ButtigiegPrivacy & Data

The economy is changing, the pace of change is accelerating, and what we’ve got to do is master those changes in order to make them work for us.

- Pete Buttigieg, March 2019, via Twitter

If you grew up during that Cold War period, then you saw a time in politics when the word 'socialism' could be used to end an argument. Today, I think a word like that is the beginning of a debate, not the end of a debate.

- Pete ButtigiegCommunism & Socialism

Building a wall won't solve our border security challenges.

- Pete Buttigieg

The Electoral College needs to go, because it's made our society less and less democratic.

- Pete Buttigieg, April 2019America

I often try to paint a picture of what the world would look like in 2054, because it's the year I get to the current age of the current president.

- Pete Buttigieg

I don't have to go on a tour to find out what's happening in middle America. I just go to Target.

- Pete Buttigieg