Fox News commentator Bill Hemmer said the cops were more aggressive than normal in their reaction to the assault on Nancy Pelosi's husband.
When arguing that Democrats are too lenient on crime, Jesse Watters used a right-wing talking point.
The incident occurred at the same time as a spike in threats against US politicians, according to the US Capitol police.
Fox News personality Jesse Watters has questioned the police reaction to the assault on Nancy Pelosi's husband.
Claiming that the assailant is being treated severely because of who the victim is.
On Friday, an intruder came into Nancy Pelosi and her husband Paul Pelosi's San Francisco home and "violently" struck Paul Pelosi