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Presidency 2024 | Nikki Haley plans to launch her campaign

(Columbia) Nikki Haley is close to formalizing her presidential campaign.

On Wednesday, supporters of the former South Carolina governor will receive an email invitation to a launch event on Feb. 15 in Charleston, where she plans to announce her campaign, according to a person familiar with the plans, but who has not been authorized to speak about it publicly. .

M plans news.I Haley was first reported by mail and mail Charleston.

Nikki Haley, 51, served as South Carolina’s governor for six years before serving as President Donald Trump’s ambassador to the United Nations. When you enter the race, MI Haley will be the first female candidate to join the fight against her former boss, who is currently the only Republican seeking to run for the 2024 election.

Mr. Trump was in South Carolina on Saturday for a primary shift in his 2024 campaign, alongside Gov. Henry McMaster — who served as Lt. Gov. of M.I Haley – and several GOP members on his leadership team in that early voting state.

During the Trump administration, Mr.I Haley occasionally argued with other White House officials while upholding her public persona. Her departure in 2018 sparked speculation that she would challenge Mr. Trump in 2020 or replace Vice President Mike Pence, but Ms.I Haley did neither.

Instead, m.I Haley returned to South Carolina, where she bought a house on Kiawah Island, joined the board of directors of the Boeing Aircraft Corporation and threw herself at conferences, commanding fees of up to $200,000. She has authored two books, which is a popular step that many have taken on the path to the White House.

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After the siege of the Capitol on January 6, ADI Haley initially expressed doubts about Trump’s political future, but announced that she would not challenge him in 2024.

In 2021, Mr.I Haley told the Associated Press that she “wouldn’t run if President Trump showed up,” but has since changed tack, ramping up her activities through the nonprofit Political Action Committee. elections.

Late last year, during a visit to his alma mater, A.J.I Haley told an audience at Clemson University that she would “take the vacation” to think about the race.

When recently asked why she was now considering running despite her comments in 2021, Ms.I “A lot has changed,” Haley told Fox News, referring, among other things, to America’s economic woes.

She went on to say that she felt she could be part of a “new generational shift”, an indirect reference to Trump’s advancing age.

On Saturday in South Carolina, Mr. Trump told WIS-TV that Mr. TrumpI Haley called him a few days ago to ask his opinion. Trump referred to his earlier promise not to run for him, but said he made no attempt to stop him.

“She said she would never run against me because I was the greatest president, but people change their minds and they change their hearts,” Trump said. So I said, if your heart wants to do it, you have to go. »