Pete Buttigieg

Pete Buttigieg Rewards Cities for Wider Sidewalks, Cycling Lanes, Lower Speed Limits, and Public Transit

You will get out of your car and you will enjoy it, by order of the government. That is the message Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg will deliver Monday when billions of dollars is made available under his department’s new Safe Streets & Roads for All program to cities that get people to ditch their motor vehicles for alternative forms of transport. Forever.

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Buttigieg: Florida’s Parental Rights in Education Law Will ‘Kill Kids’

Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg said Friday on ABC’s “The View” that “he’s right” when asked if he agrees with his husband Chasten Buttigieg’s quote that the “Don’t Say Gay” law “will kill kids” while discussing Florida’s recently passed “Parental Rights in Education” law.

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 12: Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg speaks during the daily press briefing at the White House on May 12, 2021 in Washington, DC. The majority of the briefing focused on the ransomwareattack on the Colonial Pipeline. More than three-quarters of gas stations in some southern U.S. …

Travel Chaos as U.S. Airlines Cancel 3,500+ Flights over Weekend

Upwards of 3,500 U.S. flights were scrapped over the weekend and thousands more delayed just as travel rebounds from the coronavirus pandemic. Weather, staff availability, airspace congestion, and “technology issues” were just some of the reasons airlines gave for the disruptions as Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg remained silent on the matter.