South Bend Mayor and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg appeared on the "Rachel Maddow Show" on Monday, saying that it was a "leap in faith" for him before he got out of the closet in 2014 came. 19659002] MSNBC presenter Rachel Maddow, who told Buttigieg that she came as a lesbian from college, said that she would have "killed" her if she had waited 33 years and asked if waiting was so difficult.
"It was hard. It was really hard, "said Buttigieg.
" Getting out was hard, but being in the closet is more difficult, "Maddow replied.
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The former intelligence officer told Maddow most people" Were either supportive or enthusiastic, or let him know that they did not mind what he called "historical." Buttigieg eventually won 80% of the votes during his re-election, which is a bigger lead than his first Choice before he had come out.