Nikki Haley and Trump Showdown in South Carolina Could Be 2024 Test

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Former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley finds herself in opposition to her former boss, ex-President Donald Trump, in Tuesday’s GOP primary in South Carolina, with the two backing different candidates in a race for a U.S. House seat. Some political experts say it could be a sign of things to come as Haley might be eyeing a White House run on the Republican ticket in 2024.

Haley is supporting incumbent Representative Nancy Mace, who is currently polling ahead of challenger Katie Arrington. Trump endorsed Arrington—a former member of the South Carolina House of Representatives—in February and has criticized Mace, who denounced the former president for his alleged role in the January 6, 2021, attacks on the U.S. Capitol.

On Sunday, Trump made another push for Arrington in a statement released through his Save America PAC. He said her “policies are perfect” while adding Mace is “despised by…

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