In November, on the New Hampshire bus tour, Judd asked a personal question during a rolling gaggle with the candidate. Buttigieg himself has expressed frustration with some of the gay outlets that have covered his campaign. When he considers the fight within the gay community over whether Buttigieg is gay enough, Capehart sees echoes of As the phalanx ventured downtown, Scott Bixby, a national Daily Beast reporter, turned to the group. Since that cycle, the press corps every four years has slowly become more diverse. This diversity shows on the trail.
Brittany. Age: 28.
There are things that we notice in Mayor Pete that I think most, say, political reporters might not pick up on or even notice.
Kiley. Age: 31.
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Over drinks, these reporters have marveled at how fast history has seemed to move for the LGBTQ community. I would consider it a professional and personal failure if my coverage of Pete Buttigieg was distinguishable from the coverage that a straight journalist would give to him. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and others when it announced a slate of embeds that included no black journalists.