Pete On The Issues

The Iowa City Book Festival




0:10
Intro by John Kenyon to Iowa City Book Festival
5:33
Mayor Pete reads a passage from his book about growing up in the millennial generation.
8:02
Mayor Pete reads a passage from his book about seeking a personal life.
9:46
Mayor Pete reads a passage from his book about how South Bend's story translates to America as whole.
12:36
Aren't you too young to write a memoir?
13:05
How scalable are the issues you deal with as a Mayor to those needed as President?
16:01
How does your age and perspective set you apart and help you in this field of candidates?
18:13
What is your attitude and action plan for the detained children being held at our southern border?
20:00
Will you increase the refugee cap and undo changes made to the qualifications for seeking asylum?
22:00
If you were President what would your policy be with regards to Venezuela?
23:19
Why do you want to be President?
26:14
In your opinion, what does the Democratic party lack when trying to connect with the middle of the country?
28:50
How would you approach trying to reverse the assault on science?
31:34
How do you plan on connecting with folks that don't have the shared experience of living in a city like South Bend?
34:12
What is your Middle Eastern policy with regards to the Iran deal and Israel/Palestine relations?
37:08
Do you have a position on the bipartisan legislation to criminalize support for the BDS movement?
39:08
As president what would you do to combat suburban sprawl and auto dependency, as it relates to climate change?
41:15
How do you plan to reach out to midwestern voters who voted for Trump?
44:36
What's your position on pardons?
45:30
What can we do prevent another Ferguson and help bridge racial divides in communities that don't want to address it?
50:11
How would you rebuild the middle class and how do you ensure that no one in America is living in extreme poverty?
53:48
Can you give a big picture of how you plan to address climate change?
57:08
What are your thoughts on the politicization of the judicial system?
1:01:39
Early in your time as mayor you dealt with a incident regarding police recordings. What did you learn from that incident that will make you a better executive?