Top Nikki Haley backer says Republicans will unite around Trump to 'do what's right for America'

Posted 43 days ago


New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu, a staunch backer of Nikki Haley's former presidential bid, argued her supporters will unite around former President Trump in November, citing voters' pivotal concerns about a second Biden term.

Sununu said that Republican voters, who formerly supported Haley, will unite around the 45th president regardless of whether the former U. N. ambassador offers her official endorsement.

"Nikki can do what she wants. She's independent. She's smart, but… most of Nikki's voters are going to come over," Sununu told "The Brian Kilmeade Show."

"They really are because it's… effectively a two-party system. This third-party stuff isn't going anywhere. And if you tend to lean Republican and you choose not to vote, you're voting for the Democrats. Mathematically, that's how it works. You're giving the Democrats what they want."

"I think at the end of the day… time heals a lot of stuff, and there's going to be a lot of time between now and November for not just Nikki Haley and Chris Christie, but all those voters that have been very frustrated with Trump, as I have been as well, to get on board and really say, 'okay, we have to do what's right for America.'"

Haley exited the 2024 presidential race last month, 13 months after she launched her bid, but stopped short of endorsing Trump shortly before he was poised to clinch the Republican nomination.... (Read more)