Beckel, Watters, and the rest of the hosts got into it over Democrats playing the race card on Republicans. And it was especially bothersome to Watters that Democrats are using such “inflammatory” rhetoric in a week when Republicans made some rather diverse gains.He said, “Anything that threatens the Democrat monopoly on the black vote threatens the entire power structure of the Democratic Party.”Beckel strongly objected to this, he and Watters shouted back and forth a bit.
Conservative author Jason Mattera's ambush of former IRS official Lois Lerner has earned plaudits from certain conservative circles, but it was too much for the gang on Fox News Channel's "The Five."