The autobiography of South Bend mayor and Democratic nomination for 2020 hopeful Pete Buttigieg, who brought about revitalisation in South Bend upon attaining the office prior to middle age, also serving as a naval officer while simultaneously active as mayor, and furthermore coming out during his time in office. von Buttigieg, Pete
Pete Buttigieg, born in Indiana in 1982, is the former two-term mayor of South Bend and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate. A Rhodes scholar and US Navy veteran, Buttigieg, whose first book, Shortest Way Home, became a New York Times best-seller, was educated at Harvard and Oxford. He and his husband, Chasten Buttigieg, live in South Bend, Indiana.