Beto O'Rourke reportedly considered Pete Buttigieg a 'human weather vane'

Pete Buttigieg, Andrew Yang, and Beto O'Rourke.
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South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg's fellow Democratic presidential candidates find the 37-year-old and his mercurial rise to be, well, kind of annoying, The New York Times reports.

That's not unexpected, as former President Barack Obama's chief strategist David Axelrod pointed out. "It is a natural thing when a young candidate comes along and has success for other candidates who feel like they've toiled in the vineyards to resent it," he said.

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