Pete Buttigieg

Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg ends Alaska visit with emphasis on ferries

BY: - August 17, 2023

When U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg’s flight from Juneau to Haines was rained out on Wednesday, he changed plans and did what Alaskans have done for decades: He boarded a ferry. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, traveled with Buttigieg and said the last-minute switch in travel plans “was a typical Alaska jump ball.” On Alaska […]