Amy Klobuchar and Pete Buttigieg Take the Gloves Off: ‘Are You Trying to Say That I’m Dumb?’

It was a Midwestern Melee in the middle of Wednesday’s Democratic presidential primary debate, as Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar and former South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg traded sharp verbal blows.

Both Klobuchar and Buttigieg have exceeded expectations for how well they’ve performed in the primary contest so far, outlasting competitors who had far better name recognition and funding. But with both candidates from Midwestern states and trying to work their way into the top tier, it makes sense that they might have sharp elbows for each other at this point in the race.

It all started when the debate moderator Vanessa Hauc of Telemundo asked Klobuchar about her flubbing the name of the president of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador,
Read more…

Please follow and like us: