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Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley says that she will support former President Trump if he chooses to mount a White House bid in 2024.

Haley, who has previously served as governor of South Carolina, indicated that she will not run for president in 2024 if Trump tosses his hat into the ring.

“I would not run if President Trump ran,” said Haley. “And I would talk to him about it. That’s something that we’ll have a conversation about at some point, if that decision is something that has to be made.” 

“I had a great working relationship with him,” Haley recalled. “I appreciated the way he let me do my job. I thought we did some fantastically great foreign policy things together. And look, I just wanna keep building on what we accomplished and not watch it get torn down.” 

Haley said the last time she had spoken to Trump was after the 2020 election but prior to January 6th.

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Republicans vow in letter to back third party over Trump, ex-president’s spox calls them ‘losers’

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More than 100 former Republican officials will sign a letter Thursday vowing to back the formation of a third party if the GOP does not break with former President Trump and change direction.

The “A Call For American Renewal” letter was first reported by Reuters, and would be signed one day after Wyoming GOP Rep. Liz Cheney was removed from her House leadership post for her repeated, public opposition to allegations of widespread 2020 voter fraud by Trump, who still has a considerable hold on the GOP. 

“The Republican Party is broken. It’s time for a resistance of the ‘rationals’ against the ‘radicals,’ ” said Miles Taylor, one of the organizers. Taylor, while serving in the Trump White House, wrote an anonymous opinion piece in the New York Times in 2018 headlined: “I Am Part of the Resistance Inside the Trump Administration.”

The group first vowed third party support in February, following the Capitol breach on Jan. 6, as congressional lawmakers attempted to certify Democrat Joe Biden as president.

Among those supporting the effort are former Govs. Tom Ridge, Pennsylvania; Christine Todd Whitman, New Jersey; exTransportation Secretary Mary Peters; and former House members Charlie Dent, Pennsylvania; Barbara Comstock, Virginia, and Reid Ribble, Wisconsin, the wire service also reports.

However, none of those who reportedly will sign the letter hold elected office, including Cheney, who in February rejected the idea of a third party, saying it would empower Democrats.

“These losers left the Republican Party when they voted for Joe Biden,” says Trump spokesman Jason Miller.

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Trump says Kentucky Derby winning horse is ‘a junky’ following news of failed blood test

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Former President Donald Trump on Sunday issued a statement in which he said that the horse who won the Kentucky Derby is “a junky.” 

“So now even our Kentucky Derby winner, Medina Spirit, is a junky,” Trump said in the statement. “This is emblematic of what is happening to our Country. The whole world is laughing at us as we go to hell on our Borders, our fake Presidential Election, and everywhere else!” 

Churchill Downs in a statement on Sunday noted: “It is our understanding that Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit’s post-race blood sample indicated a violation of the Commonwealth of Kentucky’s equine medication protocols. The connections of Medina Spirit have the right to request a test of a split sample and we understand they intend to do so. To be clear, if the findings are upheld, Medina Spirit’s results in the Kentucky Derby will be invalidated and Mandaloun will be declared the winner.”

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FEC ditches case regarding Trump hush-money payments to women

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The Federal Election Commission (FEC) revealed that it has ditched a case related to whether former President Donald Trump breached election law in connection with a payment made to Stormy Daniels prior to the 2016 election by Trump’s then-lawyer Michael Cohen.

Cohen served time for violating campaign finance laws, tax evasion and lying to Congress, according to the New York Times, which noted that Cohen has stated that Trump directed him to set up payments to two women amid the 2016 election contest.

“The hush money payment was done at the direction of and for the benefit of Donald J. Trump,” Cohen told the outlet in a statement. “Like me, Trump should have been found guilty. How the F.E.C. committee could rule any other way is confounding.”

The Times said that an FEC Office of General Counsel report put out in December noted that the office discovered “reason to believe” campaign finance law breaches were perpetrated “knowingly and willfully” by Trump’s campaign. However, the election commission during a February meeting chose not to move ahead. Two Republican commissioners voted to drop the matter but two Democratic commissioners voted to advance, the outlet said.

“To conclude that a payment, made 13 days before Election Day to hush up a suddenly newsworthy 10-year-old story, was not campaign-related, without so much as conducting an investigation, defies reality,” the Democratic commissioners noted in a statement.

“In sum, the public record is complete with respect to the conduct at issue in these complaints, and Mr. Cohen has been punished by the government of the United States for the conduct at issue in these matters,” the Republican commissioners said in a statement. “Thus, we concluded that pursuing these matters further was not the best use of agency resources.”

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