Pete On The Issues

CNN Town Hall with Jake Tapper




0:05
Jake Tapper introduces Pete Buttigieg at CNN town hall at SXSW.
0:55
You and your husband have conflicting Twitter biographies. How do you pronounce your last name?
1:56
As someone who's never held statewide office, what makes you feel you're qualified to be president?
3:55
How do we avert an unemployment crisis and prepare people for the changes we will face from job automation?
6:49
You mentioned “guaranteed income” as something to explore in relation to job automation. What do you mean by that?
7:45
What changes would you make to America’s health care system to help improve equitable health care access?
11:06
What did your late father think about you running for President?
12:31
In what ways would your candidacy affect the lives of LGBTQ people in America?
15:39
Are Pence's conservative views on religion and sexuality more in line with Indiana voters than your views?
18:05
Do you think Vice President Pence would be a better or worse president than President Trump?
19:51
The Trump administration is reportedly planning to withdraw about half of the 14,000 troops in Afghanistan. Do you agree with this approach?
21:01
Does it matter as a part of your resume for President that you served in the military?
23:07
How will you ensure veterans can effectively transition from service to civilian life without needing government aid?
26:16
What is your take on the situation in Venezuela and how would you respond if you were President?
27:39
What advantages and limitations does your age grant you to being the next President?
30:13
What important lesson did you learn at a management consulting firm that you'd bring with you to the White House?
33:02
Do you think Congress should start impeachment proceedings against President Trump?
34:52
Should Congress or the President regulate increasingly large technology companies like Facebook?
36:42
Do you agree that the biggest technology companies need to be broken up?
37:28
You've been very vocal about the decaying electoral college. What would you do to fix the democratic process in America?
39:47
How does a liberal President adding six justices to a conservative court make it less political?
41:59
How can we move the conversation in America to finding realistic solutions to climate change?
45:18
Which former President do you most admire and why?
45:53
You once won an essay contest praising Bernie Sanders. Do you still feel the same way?
47:05
What do you wish you knew before going into politics and running your first race?