Pete Buttigieg, the US secretary of transport, published a photo in which he and her husband are holding two adopted children in their arms. We are delighted to welcome Penelope Rose and Joseph August Buttigieg to our family, “he wrote on social media.
Before he became involved in politics, Pete Buttigieg served in the army. He participated, inter alia, in the mission in Afghanistan. In 2020, he ran for the Democratic Party nomination in the US presidential election. Eventually he gave way to Joe Biden. Buttigieg stayed in 2021 secretary of transport in the Biden administration. She is the first declared LGBT person to hold a position at this level.
Pete Buttigieg and her husband adopted two children
On Saturday, he posted a photo from the hospital on social media. You can see him and his husband Chasten. The men sit on a hospital bed with two babies in their arms.
“Chasten and I are extremely grateful for all the wishes since we first shared the news that we are becoming parents. We are delighted to welcome Penelope Rose and Joseph August Buttigieg to our family,” wrote the secretary of transport.
Main photo source: Reuters