The husband of White House counselor Kellyanne Conway warned former Ambassador Nikki Haley against running for vice president on Donald Trump’s ticket in 2020.
There has been speculation that Trump could replace Vice President Mike Pence on the ticket as a way to shore up poor poll numbers.
Republican strategist Amanda Carpenter downplayed the notion that a substitution would be successful.
“If you think putting Nikki Haley on a ticket with Donald Trump will solve his problems with women voters, you don’t understand the problems women voters have with Donald Trump,” Carpenter explained.
George Conway retweeted Carpenter, offering his advice.
“And before Amb. Haley ever signs on to a ticket with Trump, it would behoove her to do some vetting of her own first,” Conway wrote.
There are a score of women she should meet with—starting with E. Jean Carroll,” he suggested.
On Saturday, The Washington Post published an op-ed by Conway urging the Republican Party to take seriously the “credible” allegation by Carroll.
And before Amb. Haley ever signs on to a ticket with Trump, it would behoove her to do some vetting of her own first.
There are a score of women she should meet with—starting with E. Jean Carroll. https://t.co/c4UyT0H3iG
— George Conway (@gtconway3d) June 24, 2019
Mitch McConnell is America’s most unpopular Senator – and he just got another challenger
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Republican of Kentucky, is the longest-serving Republican U.S. Senate leader ever, and now he is America's most unpopular Senator.
A Morning Consult poll released Thursday finds McConnell's approval rating is even worse than President Donald Trump's, just 36%. His disapproval rating stands at 50%. By comparison, Maine Independent Angus King is America's most popular Senator, with a 62% approval rating and a 28% disapproval rating.
CNN host forced to explain to Republican Rick Santorum why Trump’s attack on Democratic lawmakers was racist
During an appearance on CNN's "New Day" -- along with fellow Republican Charlie Dent (PA) -- ex-Sen. Rick Santorum (R-PA) received a lecture from host John Berman on why Donald Trump's tweets and attacks on four Democratic lawmakers were racist.
While Dent revealed that down-ticket Republicans running for re-election in 2020 are "terrified" that Trump's descent into overt racism as a campaign strategy may kill their chances of holding their seats, Santorum said he was disgusted with the whole spectacle while saying he didn't see the attacks as racist.
Asked about the president's attacks, Santorum tried to brush them away and blame the recipients of Trump's ire.
Nancy Pelosi, other US House leaders to host event for Wendy Davis as she nears congressional run
An invitation obtained by The Texas Tribune says the event is "in support of her campaign for Texas CD 21."
Wendy Davis is getting support from some of the highest-ranking Democrats in Congress — including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi — as she appears to move closer to run for Texas' 21st Congressional District.
Pelosi and other House leaders have invited potential supporters to a meeting with Davis on Tuesday evening in Washington, D.C., according to an invitation obtained by The Texas Tribune. The co-hosts include nine of the 13 Democrats in the Texas congressional delegation.