Mandy Moore reveals she's 'heartbroken' over Pete Buttigieg dropping out

Mandy Moore has opened up about her heartbreak over Pete Buttigieg announcing on Sunday that he's dropping out of the U.S. Presidential race.

The 35-year-old This Is Us star took to her Instagram story on Sunday afternoon to express her feelings about the former South Bend, Indiana mayor dropping out.

Buttigieg announced he was dropping out after placing fourth in the South Carolina primary over the weekend. 

Heartbreak: Mandy Moore has opened up about her heartbreak over Pete Buttigieg announcing on Sunday that he's dropping out of the U.S. Presidential race

Heartbreak: Mandy Moore has opened up about her heartbreak over Pete Buttigieg announcing on Sunday that he's dropping out of the U.S. Presidential race

Dropping out: Buttigieg announced he was dropping out after placing fourth in the South Carolina primary over the weekend

Dropping out: Buttigieg announced he was dropping out after placing fourth in the South Carolina primary over the weekend

'So, I can't say that I'm not a little heartbroken right now,' Moore began in her Instagram story videos, tagging both Buttigieg and his partner Chasten.

'I am heartbroken for the country, I'm heartbroken for Pete and Chasten, I am heartbroken for the incredible Pete for America campaign staff and field organizers and all of the wonderful people I've been lucky enough to meet and interact with over the past six months or so,' she added. 

The actress added, 'Pete may not have been your guy, but there was no way to deny the historic nature of what this campaign is and was,' referring to Buttigieg being the first openly gay person to launch a Presidential campaign.

Tagging: 'So, I can't say that I'm not a little heartbroken right now,' Moore began in her Instagram story videos, tagging both Buttigieg and his partner Chasten

Tagging: 'So, I can't say that I'm not a little heartbroken right now,' Moore began in her Instagram story videos, tagging both Buttigieg and his partner Chasten

Heartbroken: 'I am heartbroken for the country, I'm heartbroken for Pete and Chasten, I am heartbroken for the incredible Pete for America campaign staff and field organizers and all of the wonderful people I've been lucky enough to meet and interact with over the past six months or so,' she added

Heartbroken: 'I am heartbroken for the country, I'm heartbroken for Pete and Chasten, I am heartbroken for the incredible Pete for America campaign staff and field organizers and all of the wonderful people I've been lucky enough to meet and interact with over the past six months or so,' she added

'And for that, I am so tremendously grateful. I'm grateful to Pete and Chasten for what they have inspired, and I can only hope that, moving forward, whoever our nominee is, is able to carry forth

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