The former Republican Governor of South Carolina has projected herself as an agent of change. She has claimed that she had it in her to transform America but was besieged with division, doubts, and self-destruction. Nikki Haley officially launched her bid for the 2024 presidency. She called upon Americans to trash what she said were stale names and ideas from the past that seemed faded now.
It was Nikki Haley’s first public appearance after she declared her bid for the 2024 presidency. The former UN ambassador under Donald Trump, has projected herself as a change of generation. Her speech in Charleston was marked by chants of Nikki. Nikki Haley drew a dream for a nation that she said was proud and strong and not woke or weak. Haley sought to exploit her past experience as an ambassador and indicated that she intended to continue pursuing the agenda of American First on the international stage.
Nikki Haley Stressed That Present Political Leaders Were Past Their Prime, Not The Nation
Haley stressed that the nation was not past its prime. Instead, it was the politicians who had outlived their purpose and needed to move on. It was one of her several references in recent days to the age of the leaders ruling the nation. She also vowed to bring in term limits for Congress members in both Houses. She also spoke of bringing in competency assessments for politicians who were above the age of 75.
Both Biden and Trump are past that age. While the president is 80, Trump is 76. Nikki Haley stressed her Indian roots and her small-town upbringing. She made several references from her biography. She dismissed the view that the nation was full of hatred, flawed, and rotten. She dismissed the view that America was racist. Haley has blamed the present Democratic president for promoting self-loathing and called it a virus worse than the pandemic.