Republican South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem said that she would back former President Trump if he ran for office again.
“If he runs, I will support him. I have said that many times. I think his policies were good for our country,” Noem said during an appearance on CNN’s “State of the Union” on Sunday.
Trump has been reportedly eager to announce his 2024 presidential run, per close sources, and may announce his efforts to do so this month. During the interview, host Dana Bash asked Noem if she would “like to be his running mate.”
“I don’t operate in that hypothetical either,” she responded. “I would be shocked if he asked. I’m just so focused on South Dakota. We’re doing great things. And we have got a lot more to do the next four years.”