“2nd graders still believe in the tooth fairy. Does it break anyone else’s heart that this is the question on his mind?” Brendan Mullen on Twitter.
“One of the voices that is in my head when someone like you asks a question like that is we cannot let you down. Those of us in elected office owe it to you to do whatever it takes, even if it means losing an election every now and then,” Buttigieg told the young boy.
The Afghan war veteran added, “One thing I know about them [guns] is that they don’t belong anywhere near an American school.”
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