Mayor Pete Buttigieg is close to becoming the first openly gay man to be the democratic candidate for President. He leads in crucial swing state Iowa and stacks up with the rest of the field. Now however his husband Chasten Buttigieg says he will call himself the first Gentlemen instead of the First Lady.
(CNSNews.com) – Chasten Buttigieg, the husband of South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, currently refers to himself as the “First Gent of South Bend” on Twitter and refers to himself as the “First Gentleman” when he discusses what he will do if husband Pete becomes president of the United States.
In the heading of his Twitter page, Chasten Buttigieg refers to himself as follows: “Teacher, First Gent of South Bend, husband to @Pete Buttigieg, doggo dad to @firstdogssb. All thinks theater, inclusion & education. Let hate sit alone. he/him”
A December 7 Tweet currently pinned to the top of Chasten Buttigieg’s Twitter page says: “As a student, the arts changed my life. As a teacher, I’ve seen it change the lives of my students. As First Gentleman, I will use my platform to promote @PeteButtigieg’s education policies and bring arts education within reach of all students.”