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Saagar Enjeti: 'The only people who take Pete Buttigieg seriously are the media'

Hill.TV host Saagar Enjeti on Monday called out the media and political commentators who claim Pete ButtigiegPete Buttigieg'Biff is president': Michael J. Fox says Trump has played on 'every worst instinct in mankind' Buttigieg: Denying Biden intelligence briefings is about protecting Trump's 'ego' Biden's win is not a policy mandate — he should govern accordingly MORE's victory in Iowa, shows he could win in a general election against President Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpPennsylvania Supreme Court strikes down GOP bid to stop election certification Biden looks to career officials to restore trust, morale in government agencies Sunday shows preview: US health officials brace for post-holiday COVID-19 surge MORE

Enjeti claimed Buttigieg's success in several Iowa counties were the result of an "utter collapse of former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenPennsylvania Supreme Court strikes down GOP bid to stop election certification Biden looks to career officials to restore trust, morale in government agencies Biden transition adds new members to coronavirus task force MORE and (Sen.) Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenInequality of student loan debt underscores possible Biden policy shift Thomas Piketty says pandemic is opportunity to address income inequality The Memo: Biden faces tough road on pledge to heal nation MORE (D-MA)."

Enjeti pointed to a tweet from pollster Nate Silver that read "in this Quinnipiac national poll 2 weeks ago, only 2% of voters said they thought Buttigieg had the best chance to defeat Trump, whereas 7% said that of Warren."

Click on the video above to catch Enjeti’s full remarks.