Former Rep. hit back at fellow 2020 Democrat after the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, criticized the Texan for taking a more radical stance on .
Buttigieg on Sunday whether O’Rourke played into ’ hands during last week’s Democratic debate by saying, “ your AK-47.”
“Yes,” Buttigieg answered, stressing that there is more “agreement among the American people” for other aspects of gun control legislation that the mayor feels are more achievable. He also said President and Senate Majority Leader (R-Ky.) “at least are pretending to be open to reforms” on gun laws.
CNN’s Jake Tapper: “Beto O’Rourke raised some eyebrows by saying ‘Hell, yes, we’re going to take your AR-15, your AK-47’ at the debate… Did