TRUE COLORS? Mayor Pete Says USA Was ‘Never as Great as Advertised’

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Rising Democratic star Pete Buttigieg ruffled feathers on the campaign trail this week; telling a packed crowd of supporters that America “was never as great as advertised.”

The candidate from South Bend, Indiana was speaking with voters in South Carolina when he abruptly slammed the United States for its historic abuse of “marginalized Americans.”

Democrat presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg today in South Carolina: America “was never as great as advertised”

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“I grew up in an industrial, midwestern city. It’s exactly the kind of place that our current President targeted with a message… Make America Great Again. That past, that he’s promising to return us to was never as great as advertised, especially for marginalized Americans,” said Buttigieg.