Pete Buttigieg Repays Anthony Brown a Favor
Publisher Name : Maryland Matters
U.S. Rep. Anthony G. Brown (D-Md.) went out on a limb when he endorsed former South Bend, Ind., mayor Pete Buttigieg in the Democratic presidential nominating contest early this year. Buttigieg, who had trouble attracting minority voters, was an unconventional choice for an elected official whose district has an overwhelming majority of people of color — even though both men are military veterans (Brown served in Iraq, Buttigieg in Afghanistan).