US 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg speaks at the 2019 National Action Network National Convention in New York. Photo: Reuters

Pete Buttigieg, a gay mayor from ‘rust belt’ America, launches 2020 US presidential bid

  • Afghanistan war veteran has couched himself as a can-do reformer who can speak to voters across the political spectrum
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US 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg speaks at the 2019 National Action Network National Convention in New York. Photo: Reuters
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Former US Vice President Joe Biden has been reminded in short order of the lingering questions he’ll need to address. File photo: AFP

Joe Biden blindsided by dose of 2020 reality

  • The former vice-president slogs through a rough stretch as he considers a third bid for the White House
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Former US Vice President Joe Biden has been reminded in short order of the lingering questions he’ll need to address. File photo: AFP
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