Establishment Democrats are panicking about the rise of democratic socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and the slide of former Vice President Joe Biden in the 2020 race, Fox News contributor Guy Benson said Thursday.
Earlier in the day, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., was asked to weigh in on the state of the party following Sanders’ New Hampshire primary victory and insisted that party leaders are “calm, cool and collected,” adding that when members disagree about the best candidates, “that’s politics. It’s a messy business.”
“Calm, cool and collected so much so that she is ripping up pages of the State of the Union address?” Benson asked Thursday on “The Story”
“Look, I think that if she had her way, she would absolutely want to help nudge voters away from Bernie Sanders,” he added.
On Wednesday, Sanders called former…