Buttigieg once more shows off his Maltese during Las Vegas town hall meeting

Former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg (R) answers media questions following the ninth Democratic presidential debate at the Paris Theater in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, 19 February 2020. Teh US presidential elections are scheduled fro 03 November 2020. EPA-EFE/ETIENNE LAURENT

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Pete Buttigieg once more showed off his Maltese during a Las Vegas town hall meeting as part of the Democratic Presidential campaign.

Buttigieg, who is of Maltese descent, expressed the comments in Maltese an OutFront meeting hosted by CNN after the presenter commented on his knowledge of foreign languages, of which Buttigieg speaks eight, with the former South Bend mayor jokingly saying “Dak li jigri go Vegas jibqa go Vegas” – What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas.

During the Democratic campaign there were other occasions where Buttigieg tried to speak in Maltese in casual meetings with supporters.

 

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