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Pete Buttigieg: Everything you need to know about the 2020 candidate

Pete Buttigieg.
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If elected, Pete Buttigieg (boot-a-judge, often referred to as “Mayor Pete”), the 37-year-old mayor of South Bend, Indiana, would be the youngest U.S. president ever. He also would be the first openly gay president in the nation's history. Buttigieg came out publicly in an essay in the South Bend Tribune during his 2015 re-election campaign.

How Americans are experiencing racism

The majority of Americans (58%) say race relations are bad in the U.S. and that expressing racist views has become more common under President Trump (56%), according to a new study by the Pew Research Center.

Adapted from a Pew Research report; Chart: Axios Visuals