Tag: Pete Buttigieg
“I mean, is it going to be linked in the sense of this being one single piece of legislation that moves all at once?”
“This can’t go on in terms of the condition of our infrastructure.”
“Maybe a vaccine is a part of God’s plan.”
“You’re right, I should’ve been more precise.”
“How will this plan address that issue in a meaningful way?”
“This wasn’t just an act of neglect.”
“I want to reiterate the president’s central commitment here.”
“We can’t afford not to act.”
Buttigieg underwent routine PCR testing for COVID-19 earlier on Monday and COVID-19 was not detected.
“What about bikes, scooters — wheelchairs, for that matter?”
President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion proposal includes only $20 billion for public transit systems.
He is also the first openly gay Senate-confirmed Cabinet secretary.
“Accountability is part of unity.”
“We also have a lot of work to do to improve the infrastructure in this country.”
“At the end of the day this is a country of laws and the American people have spoken.”
Biden, who served as vice president under the nation’s first Black president, Barack Obama, has vowed to build a government that reflects the country’s diversity.
If confirmed by the Senate, Buttigieg would be the first openly gay Cabinet secretary.
Buttigieg would also make history as the first LGBTQ person nominated to Biden’s administration.