Former President Donald Trump and former South Carolina governor and Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley (R) have both thrown their support behind Sarah Palin’s congressional campaign.
“Wonderful patriot Sarah Palin just announced that she is running for Congress,” Trump wrote in a statement released Sunday. “I am proud to give her my Complete and Total Endorsement.” On Sunday, Palin jumped into the race after a meeting with Trump, who urged her to run, Fox News reports.
Palin served as governor of Alaska from 2006 until 2009 and was the Republican nominee for vice president in 2008. She has not held public office since but has remained in the public eye. In 2016, she endorsed then-candidate Trump for president.
“Sarah shocked many when she endorsed me very early in 2016, and we won big. Now, it’s my turn!” Trump wrote. He also took the opportunity to jab at 2008 GOP…