Buttigieg's new book, 'Trust,' slated for October release

Buttigieg's new book, 'Trust,' slated for October release
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Former Democratic presidential candidate Pete ButtigiegPete ButtigiegCNN's Ana Navarro to host Biden roundtable on making 'Trump a one-term president' Former Indiana Gov. Joe Kernan dies How Republicans can embrace environmentalism and win MORE's new book is scheduled for release in October, his publisher announced on Wednesday.

Liveright Publishing said that “Trust: America’s Best Chance” will be available on Oct. 6, according to The Associated Press.

In order for our country to move forward in the years ahead, it will be more important than ever to build trust — trust in our institutions and leaders, trust in each other, and trust around the world in America itself,” Buttigieg said in a statement, the AP reported.  


“Now is a time to consider the foundational role trust plays in our democracy, and what it will take to build the trust we’ll need to recover and to advance as a country,” the former South Bend, Ind., mayor added. 

Buttigieg previously wrote a memoir titled “Shortest Way Home: One Mayor's Challenge and a Model for America's Future,” which became a best-seller as he launched his presidential run. 

He and Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersThe Memo: Trump team pounces on Biden gaffes The Hill's Campaign Report: US officials say Russia, China are looking to sow discord in election Warren urges investment in child care workers amid pandemic MORE (I-Vt.) virtually tied in the closely watched Iowa caucuses earlier this year, which often predict success in the presidential primary. 

Buttigieg ultimately dropped from the race days before Super Tuesday, however, immediately throwing his support behind former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenBiden says Trump executive order is 'a reckless war on Social Security' Trump got into testy exchange with top GOP donor Adelson: report Blumenthal calls for declassification of materials detailing Russian threat to US elections MORE, who is now the presumptive Democratic nominee.