Bob Beckel has been the co-host of Fox News Channels "The Five" since 2011. He is part of a group of personages who discuss and debate current news stories and issues on the show.
Beckel is a graduate of Wager College. Earlier in his career he worked for the U.S. State Department during the Carter Administration. He also managed Vice President Walter Mondale's presidential campaign. Beckel began working for Fox News Channel in 2000 as a contributor. In 2014 and 2015 he appeared on Fox News Channel's "All American New Year Live" specials. He also writes a column for the newspaper USA Today.