(WASHINGTON) — Senate Republicans' potential embrace of a $1 trillion infrastructure package is an encouraging sign a bipartisan deal could be reached, Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg said Sunday on ABC's "This Week." "They seem to be embracing the idea that about a trillion is appropriate.... Read More.
BY: MOLLY NAGLE, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg said Sunday that he believes it could be possible to get Republicans on board with President Joe Biden's massive, $2 trillion infrastructure bill that Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has already... Read More.
By JON HAWORTH, ERIN SCHUMAKER and IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 106 million people worldwide and killed over 2.3 million, according to real-time data compiled by the Center... Read More.
BY: MEG CUNNINGHAM, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) -- While there's no margin for error on the Democratic side -- a single senator could derail coronavirus relief -- recently confirmed Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg said its urgent need will ensure Democrats can pass the massive... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Former 2020 presidential candidate and South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg has made history as the first openly gay Cabinet member in U.S. history to be confirmed by the Senate.At age 39,... Read More.
By SARAH KOLINOVSKY, ABC News (WILMINGTON, Del.) -- With a formal nomination from President-elect Joe Biden to serve as transportation secretary, Pete Buttigieg could now become the first openly gay person approved by the Senate to serve in a Cabinet position.In... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY and MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump is slated to hand over control of the White House to President-elect Joe Biden in 35 days.Here is how the transition is unfolding. All times Eastern:
By MOLLY NAGLE and JUSTIN GOMEZ, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President-elect Joe Biden is expected to name former 2020 rival and South Bend Mayor, Pete Buttigieg to head the Department of Transportation, sources familiar with the transition told ABC News Tuesday.
By BEATRICE PETERSON, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- On ABC's The View, former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg slammed President Donald Trump on his alleged comments that American service members killed in war were "losers" and "suckers," according to a report... Read More.
By QUINN SCANLAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Former Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg said President Donald Trump's false claim that the only way he will lose the 2020 election is if it's rigged is "an attack on America" and "bad... Read More.