The fulfilment of the 2020-spouse: The high-Power men and women behind the candidates

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You are the better, but also less known parts of the 2020 presidential candidates.

But thanks to her time in the election campaign, as well as guest appearances in magazine profiles, and social media streams, the spouses of nearly two dozen people running for President light come into the spotlight.


Here is a look at the marital running mates, who could be the next first lady, or the first is always the first Lord, of the United States


2020 Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg (R) and husband Chastise be seen, Glezman, arriving at “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert’ at the Ed Sullivan Theater on February 14, 2019 in New York City. (Photo: Gilbert Carrasquillo/GC Images)

Chastise Buttigieg

Twenty-nine-year-old Chastise Buttigieg is one of the best-known of the 2020 spouses. The teacher who married Pete Buttigieg last year a basic food in the choice, as he travels together with his husband, South Bend, Indiana, mayor Pete Buttigieg.

Buttigieg – the surging last month in the race for the democratic presidential nomination – would be the nation’s first gay President if he makes it to the White house. And Chastise Buttigieg would also go down in history as the country’s first ” first gentleman.’

Chastise, Buttigieg, who is on leave from his job as a teacher, as he helps his husband’s presidential campaign quickly became a star of his own social media. He is now up to 276,000 followers on Twitter.

And he is a regular in the campaign E-Mails.

In a fundraising pitch to supporters a few days ago, he described watching as his husband declared his candidacy for the presidency, said: “I watched it from the backstage, in awe of the man I love and the community of people who stand for a better future for all of us.”

Rep. Beto O’rourke, D-Texas, in the year 2018, the democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate in Texas, right, stands with his wife, Amy O’rourke, after his election night party, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in El Paso, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Amy O’rourke

Beto O’rourke’s wife, Amy was thrust into the spotlight of the day, after the former Congressman from Texas, began his presidential campaign in the last month.

After a joke on the election campaign, his wife, the education of her three children, “sometimes with my help,” O’rourke criticism that the quip illuminated gender stereotypes.

Beto O’rourke promised, more thoughtful for the future, adding that “my ham-handed attempt to try to highlight the fact that Amy works for the lion’s share of the burden in our family-that, in fact, is the primary Element in our family, especially when I served in Congress, especially if I were to recognize the election campaign — is also a moment for me, that is much too often the case, not only in politics, but just in life in General.”

But even before this blow was lines, Amy O’rourke of the popular Instagram and YouTube presented in your husband-videos from his 2018 Senate campaign. And she was a co-star in a wide Vanity discussed Fair article that came out hours before Beto O’rourke began his White house bid.

O ‘ Rourke, like her husband, is an El Paso native. She comes from a locally politically influential family. O’rourke met her husband on a blind date and a year later, in 2005, they were married. The couple has three children.

ORourke, 37, worked as a teacher and later served as superintendent of the K-8 school. She is currently a part of the creed, an educational non-Profit commitment-in El Paso.

FILE: Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-VT) and his wife, Jane O’meara Sanders, wave as they are introduced to Meet during an Elko city on February 19, 2016 in Elko, Nevada. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Jane O’meara Sanders

Like her husband, Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, Jane O’meara Sanders, a native of Brooklyn.

But she met her second husband in the 1980s when she was working as a community organizer in Burlington, Vermont, and Bernie Sanders, as mayor of the city.

Sanders, who served several times on the side of her husband to the presidential election campaign, for a long time as one of his top unofficial Advisor, dating back to his first election to the house of representatives for nearly three decades.

Sanders was in the headlines in recent years for other reasons – their term of office, from 2004 to 2011, as President of Burlington College. The school folded in the year 2016 due to the financial difficulties and came under investigation. But in the last year, the U.S. attorney’s office in Vermont, Sanders informed that they were finished, their investigation, and would not against you.

Two years ago, she co-founded the Sanders Institute, a think-tank. But with her husband now run for President again, operations at the Institute have suspended, for the duration of Sanders, Sr., in the White house campaign.

Bruce man comes to the vote in Cambridge, Mass., on Nov. 8, 2016. (Photo by David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)

Bruce Man

Massachusetts native Bruce Mann is a professor at the Harvard Law School and a legal historian.

But the 68-year-old man is best known to many outside the world of law academics as the husband of Sen. Elizabeth Warren.

Man was a common sight on the campaign during the opening weeks of his wife’s presidential campaign, support by Bailey, the golden retriever, he gave Warren as a gift last summer.

He also grabbed attention for his cameo in Warren is a lot of talk (and mocking) Instagram livestream, when he went on a beer drunk, and his wife in the kitchen.

Man and Warren married, in the year 1980. The senator has two adult children from a previous marriage.

Then-California Attorney General Kamala Harris and attorney Douglas Emhoff (R) attend Children’s Defense Fund-California Hosts 24th Annual Beat The Odds Awards at Book Bindery on December 4, 2014 in Culver City, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Children’s Defense Fund)

Doug Emhoff

Sen. Kamala Harris met her husband on a blind date.

Doug Emhoff, of the other part of California, power couple, is a partner at the prestigious multi-national law firm DLA Piper. He earned $1.5 million last year, according to the pair-2018 tax returns. The result helped the few at the top of the income list under the candidates released their tax returns.

Emhoff has two children from a previous marriage.

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and her husband Jonathan Gillibrand together to go after a media availability to announce that she will run for President in 2020, outside of the country View Diner, 16. January 2019 in Troy, New York. (Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Jonathan Gillibrand

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand from New York also her husband, Jonathan, met on a blind date.

The venture capitalist, the British national planned stay in the U.S. only for a year while studying for his Master’s in business administration at Columbia University. But he stayed because of his relationship with Gillibrand.

The two married in 2001 and have two sons.

Amy Klobuchar and John Bessler on the 2018 Directors Guild of America Honors at the DGA Theater on October 18, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Mark Sagliocco/WireImage)

John Bessler

As his wife, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, John Bessler grew up in Minnesota. Bessler is a lawyer and academic. He is a professor of law at the University of Baltimore School of Law and an adjunct professor at the Georgetown University Law Center.

The couple, who met in a pool hall and married in 1993, have a daughter named Abigail.

Bessler has written seven books – most of them about the death penalty.

But his wife says that he also many of the traditional roles of the wife of a U.S. Senator.

FILE: Erica Lira Castro (C), wife of Julian Castro, attends his hearing before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill, June 17, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Erica Lira Castro

As her husband, former San Antonio mayor and housing and urban development Secretary Julian Castro, Erica Lira Castro, a Texas native.

Lira Castro, the first person in your family to college graduate, was a primary school teacher and currently works as an educational consultant. To encourage you together in the year 2015 with then-Second Lady Jill Biden, more Hispanic American teachers.

She married Julian Castro in 2007, and they have a daughter and a son.

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee (left) and his wife Trudi Inslee announces his candidacy for the 2020 presidency at A & R Solar on 1. March 2019 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Karen Ducey/Getty Images)

Trudi Inslee

As her husband, Gov. Jay Inslee, Trudi Inslee is a native of Washington State.

The two met in Seattle’s Ingraham High School and married a few years later, in 1972. They have three sons.

Trudi Inslee is an avid golfer, a passion that has been passing along from your father, who is a public golf course pro and former University of Washington golf coach.

Outgoing Governor John Hickenlooper with his wife, Robin Pringle, before the opening of the Governor-elect Jared Polis of the Colorado State Capitol on Tuesday, may 8. January 2019. (Photo by AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post via Getty Images)

Robin Pringle

Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, his wife, Robin Pringle, a vice president for corporate development at Liberty Media, a company that owns, QVC, Charter Communications, SiriusXM, The Atlanta Braves, Provide Commerce, and Barnes and noble.

Pringle, which is a quarter of a century younger, Hickenlooper, tied the knot with the then-Colorado Governor in 2016.

The two began Dating in the year 2014, two years after Hickenlooper separation from his first wife, best-selling author Thorpe, Helen.

Abraham Williams (L) and Tulsi Gabbard visit the Sean Penn CORE Gala for the benefit of the organization, formerly known as J/P HRO & its life-saving work in Haiti & the world, in The Wiltern on the 5th of January 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo: Michael Kovac/Getty Images for the CORE, formerly J/P HRO )

Abraham Williams

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard’s husband, Abraham Williams, is commonly seen on the election campaign, with his camera almost every move his wife to capture his wife’s bid for the White house.

Williams, a cameraman, and Gabbard were already friends in the year 2012, to help when he volunteered to shoot Gabbard campaign ads when she ran for the U.S. Congress for the first time.

The two, who share a passion for surfing, started dating a year later. They were married in the year 2015. It was the second marriage for Gabbard, the seven years Williams’s senior.

Andrea Zetts

Like her husband, Rep. Tim Ryan, Andrea Zetts comes from northeast Ohio.

Zetts, a primary school teacher, met Ryan in 2008. The two were married both before, tied the knot in the year 2013.

They have two children from her first marriage and added a baby boy in 2014.

U.S. representative from California’s 15 electoral district Eric Swalwell and Ms. Brittany watts at the Broadway opening night of ‘Oklahoma’ in the Circle in the Square Theatre on April, 07, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Gary Gershoff/Getty Images)

Brittany Watts

Rep. Eric Swalwell met his wife Brittany watts in the year 2015 and they married a year later. The Congressman was the second marriage.

They together have a son and a daughter.

Watts, sales director at the Ritz-Carlton in Half Moon Bay.

FILE: John Delaney and April Delaney, participation at the 7. Annual Common Sense Media Awards Bill Clinton at Gotham Hall on April 28, 2011 in New York City honors. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images for Common Sense Media)

April McClain-Delaney

Former REP John Delaney of Maryland for the wife, April McClain-Delaney, communication, and a lawyer and entrepreneur, focused for 25 years on the regulation of communications satellites, as well as the safeguarding the digital privacy of children.

While John Delaney grew up in a union household in New Jersey, April McClain was born and raised in Idaho, where her father was a russet-potato-farmer.

The two met at Georgetown University Law Center and married in 1990. They together have four children.

Evelyn Yang

Entrepreneur Andrew Yang met his future wife Evelyn on the campus of Columbia University.

The two married in 2011 and have two sons.

You live in New York City.


President Donald Trump, right, with first lady Melania Trump, center, and daughter Tiffany Trump, left, arrive for Easter services at the Episcopal Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea, Sunday, April 21, 2019, in Palm Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

First Lady Melania Trump

The most famous has carved among the spouses in 2020, candidate, Melania Trump their own agenda in the White house, the introduction of an anti-bullying initiative and traveling solo last year to Africa.

The Slovenia-born fashion model became a permanent resident in the United States in the year 2001. She married Donald Trump in 2005, and a naturalized U.S. citizen, was a year later.

She is the second foreign-born first lady in the history of the country, following Louisa Adams, who is the wife of President John Quincy Adams.

Melania and Donald Trump have a son, Barron.

FILE: William Weld and Leslie Marshall to visit GREY GARDENS Opening Night y at the boat house in Central Park on November 2, 2006 in New York City. (Photo by Patrick McMullan/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)

Leslie Marshall

Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld, to date, only the Republican primary challenging President Trump, married Leslie Marshall in the year 2003. It was the second marriage for both of them.

Leslie Marshall has two children from her first marriage, Dominic Bradlee, son of Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee. She was a reporter for the Washington Post and is a magazine editor and writer.

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