Asked if he would prefer to have a woman in the job, he said "Yes", later adding, "I think I might prefer that, but we'll see". "So this year, you wanted to spice things up again", she quipped after being introduced as the "next president of the United States". At one point, she turned serious and appeared to call out Trump's political antagonism. But that hasn't stopped some from confusing her Indian heritage with Native Americans - including, she joked, the president.
Haley, 46, a former governor of SC, is the daughter of Indian immigrants. "Ric is doing so well that I wouldn't want to move him", the president told reporters last week shortly after Haley announced her plans to step down by the end of the year. Elizabeth Warren's DNA test, and her fellow Trump administration officials.
Nikki Haley poked fun at her Indian heritage and roasted both President Donald Trump and Senator Elizabeth Warren during a speech at a white-tie gala in NY on Thursday evening. "Actually the president called me this morning and gave me some really good advice". Not only did the test results not back up her claims, but the results made her a laughingstock.
"Oh look, I got the mayor's drink by mistake - there's no ICE", Haley said.
The former Republican South Carolina governor made the jabs at the annual Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner, named after the former NY governor, who was the first Catholic to receive a major party nomination for president when he unsuccessfully ran in 1928.
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(Haley was outspoken in the wake of the white nationalist violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, in 2017 - making much stronger statements of condemnation than Trump on the matter.) Haley knows that when Trump leaves, the obvious inheritor of his political operation - and supporters - will be Vice President Mike Pence.
Haley, who announced her conscious uncoupling from the Trump administration last week, was the keynote speaker at the high profile fundraiser in honor of the former governor of NY.
Despite the speculation, Haley said during an October 9 meeting with Trump, "No, I'm not running in 2020". THAT is where Haley is looking - and THAT is what her comments on Thursday night are all about.Haley has done her service to the Trump wing of the party.
"In America, our political opponents are not evil".