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Huckabee: Scarborough Should’ve Been Fired for Comments About ‘Racist’ Trump Supporters

During a Fox & Friends segment on “attacks against the right” this morning, Mike Huckabee went after MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough for his recent comments about Trump voters.

A few weeks ago, Scarborough said President Donald Trump‘s racism is pretty self-evident and said “his supporters have no excuse anymore––he is a racist, he is blatant about his racism.”

He went through a laundry list of examples of Trump’s racism and said Trump supporters can’t simply just separate themselves from that.

On Fox & Friends Weekend today, Huckabee railed against attacks on conservatives and said, “When you have anchors like Joe Scarborough saying that anyone who voted for and/or supported the President is a racist––that is a ridiculous statement on its face. He should’ve been fired for that. Certainly suspended and forced to apologize.”

He also slammed Donny Deutsch for, during a discussion on the border and family separation, comparing Trump voters to Nazis.

Huckabee said things are “truly spiraling out of control” when people start trying to “dehumanize the other side.”

Watch above, via Fox News.

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