On Friday, Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg responded to Tucker Carlson after the Fox News host mocked him the previous night for taking paternity leave.
“Pete Buttigieg has been on leave from his job since August after adopting a child – paternity leave, they call it – trying to figure out how to breastfeed,” said Carlson. “No word on how that went.”
Buttigieg announced that he and his husband became parents to twins in September.
On Friday’s Deadline: White House, MSNBC’s Nicolle Wallace pointed out that Fox News also has a paternity leave policy.
“He went on to say something about breast-feeding,” said Wallace, who is about to put a terrible image in your mind. “Which I would say to Tucker