Buttigieg mourns after losing pet dog Truman: ‘We are heartbroken’

Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg mourned the death of his beloved dog Truman on social media Friday. “It pains me to say goodbye today to Mr. Truman, who has been loyal by our side for many years,” Mr. Buttigieg said. Posted on Twitter. “He brought great laughter and mischief into our lives with everything swirling around […]

Pete Buttigieg is Too Brilliant to Keep the Trains on the Tracks

Pete Buttigieg is too good for the job of Secretary of Transportation, which is why he rarely shows up for work as cargo ships pile up in the harbor. Why trains seem to keep derailing and why planes never seem to depart. The now infamous profile Buttigieg tried to reassure the public that “infrastructure […]

Wired publishes gushing piece on Pete Buttigieg

wired piece It featured an interview with U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg, blaming the politician for his extraordinary intelligence. The subheading refers to Buttigieg’s “voluminous mind”, the first line of the puff piece suggests that his mind “retains many of its functions in reserve”, and the second paragraph mentions Buttigieg’s “many of its functions […]

Chasten Buttigieg shares secret for ‘fighting back’ against anti-LGBTQ trolls

According to Chasten Buttigieg, the husband of U.S. Secretary of Transportation and former presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, the best way to combat anti-LGBTQ rhetoric is to be yourself, be open and be happy. “I grew up listening to Tucker Carlson’s endless lines,” Chasten Buttigieg said Tuesday on the Daily Beast podcast. “New Anomaly” Ahead of […]

Tesla shouldn’t call driving system Autopilot, Pete Buttigieg says

A top U.S. transportation official says Tesla shouldn’t call its partially self-driving system “Autopilot” because cars can’t drive themselves. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg said he was concerned about Tesla’s marketing of the system, which the department is investigating in connection with a crash that killed at least 14 people. “I don’t think anything that says […]

Buttigieg did not give straight answer to question

Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg asked a candid question last week about whether President Joe Biden would want to serve the post again if re-elected — but while the question was admittedly simple, Buttigieg provided a candid answer. I didn’t. Rather than offer a definite yes or no answer, Buttigieg said he was “bowing his head” […]

Buttigieg wants $20 million for new female crash dummies to ‘fight gender inequality’

(Photo by Drew Angerer via Getty Images) OAN Brooke MalloryUpdated 6:35 PM – Thursday, April 20, 2023 Senior Democrats on the House Appropriations Committee applauded Pete Buttigieg’s proposal to use the Department of Transportation’s 2024 budget to invest $20 million in a brand-new female crash dummy. Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D., Connecticut) applauded Buttigieg (D., Indiana) […]

Buttigieg points to how roads are ‘designed and built’ as the reason for racial disparities in road fatalities

Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg continues to focus on “racial disparities,” according to a recent appearance on MSNBC’s “Politics Nation” on Saturday. MSNBC host Al Sharpton sat down with Buttigieg to ask about his dedication to tackling inequality around road deaths. “A lot of people don’t understand, even car deaths aren’t equal,” Sharpton said. “It deserves […]