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Pete Buttigieg at NAACP forum (Photo by Andrew Roth)
Pete Buttigieg at NAACP forum (Photo by Andrew Roth)

Former South Bend mayor Pete Buttigieg offered an unapologetic defense of President Joe Biden’s vision for improved transportation and greenhouse gas reductions during a Senate hearing to consider Buttigieg’s nomination for U.S. transportation secretary on Thursday.