“What impressed me most about Pete is when I read that he said that sitting back and waiting for the map and demographics to save us is not going to be enough and that we have to aggressively compete for working class voters. He is 100 percent correct, and I believe he can bring a message that will resonate in all parts of Pennsylvania and our country, in our big cities, in our small counties, in red areas and blue areas, alike,” Rendell said.
Buttigieg is the Mayor of South Bend Indiana. He is a graduate of Harvard University and Rhodes Scholar. He also serves in the U.S. Naval Reserve.