Newt Gingrich Defends Beto’s Resume: Abraham Lincoln Only Served One Term in House
Former Speaker of the House and current Fox News contributor Newt Gingrich sort of defended newly-announced Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke‘s resume by noting that Abraham Lincoln only served one term in the House of Representatives before becoming president.
On Thursday morning’s edition of Fox & Friends, Gingrich started off by noting that O’Rourke lost his Senate race against Ted Cruz, but co-host Brian Kilmeade noted “He got close. It has not been blue in a long time.”
Co-host Steve Doocy then asked Gingrich about O’Rourke’s three terms in the House, which is when Gingrich offered just the second-worst