In 2017, Mark Halperin’s journalistic career went up in smoke after he was accused of sexual harassment and sexual assault by multiple women. Now, he has a new book on the 2020 presidential race, but critics say he’s the wrong person to write about it.

On this week’s edition of Beat The Press, Adam Reilly was in for Emily Rooney. He was joined by former CNN White House correspondent Dan Lothian; Joanna Weiss of Experience Magazine; Dan Kennedy of Northeastern University; and former NECN anchor Mike Nikitas.