South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg is officially running for president in 2020. Pete Buttigieg officially entered the crowded 2020 presidential race Sunday, marking the young Midwestern mayor's rise from political obscurity to a notable name in the Democratic field. The openly gay millennial leader's announcement capped a week of heightened media attention — driven in part by his criticisms of a fellow Hoosier, Vice President Mike Pence. "It is time to walk away from the politics of the past and toward something totally different," he said Sunday. Ref. USAToday.
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Pete Buttigieg ends history-making bid for White House. The mayor of a mid-size Midwestern town rose from relative political obscurity to become a viable candidate for the White House. Ref. USAToday.