Nikki Haley appears to be considering White House run: 'I've never lost a race, I'm not going to lose now'

Haley emerged as a possible 2024 presidential contender following her two-year stint as ambassador to the United Nations during the Trump administration. Haley told Fox News last April that she would not run if former President Donald Trump mounts another campaign for the White House. 하나, 그녀 recent visits to Iowa and a scheduled headline event at the end of the month suggest she is weighing a presidential run.

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Former two-term South Carolina Gov. 니키 헤일리, 누가 미국으로 봉사. ambassador to the United Nations in the Trump administration, gives a speech.

Former two-term South Carolina Gov. 니키 헤일리, 누가 미국으로 봉사. ambassador to the United Nations in the Trump administration, gives a speech. (Nikki Halley Stand for America PAC)

When asked about her White House ambitions on “포크너 포커스” 수요일, Haley said that she is holding off on making a decision to see if Republicans can reclaim a majority in the upcoming midterms.

If we don’t win in ‘22, there is no 24.. Once we win in ’22, Republicans have to prove we deserve to be there by results and solutions. I don’t have to make a decision until the first part of next year. If there’s a place for me, I’ve never lost a race. I’m not going to lose now,” Haley told Faulkner. “I’ll put 1,000% into it, and I’ll finish it. If there’s not a place for me, I will fight for this country until my last breath.

Faulkner noted that Haley’s responseis the furthest I’ve heard you get on this question.

니키 헤일리, the former Governor of South Carolina and Ambassador to the UN, stumps for Virginia gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin (R-VA), during a campaign event in McLean, 여자 이름, 우리., 칠월 14, 2021. REUTERS/에블린 혹스타인

니키 헤일리, the former Governor of South Carolina and Ambassador to the UN, stumps for Virginia gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin (R-VA), during a campaign event in McLean, 여자 이름, 우리., 칠월 14, 2021. REUTERS/에블린 혹스타인 (로이터)

The former ambassador is scheduled to headline the Iowa GOP’s regional reception in Dubuque on June 29. The following day she’ll headline Republican Rep. Randy Feenstra’s annual Family Picnic fundraiser in Sioux Center, which is located in the heavily conservative northwest corner of the state.

Haley joins a handful of other Republicans who are considered 가능성 2024 contenders including former President Trump; 플로리다 정부. 론 데 산티스; former Secretary of State 마이크 폼페이오, a former congressman from Kansas who served as CIA director and America’s top diplomat under Trump; 이것의. 팀 스콧 of South Carolina, another rising star in the GOP, 과 이것의. 릭 스콧 플로리다, a former two-term governor and current chair of the National Republican Senatorial Committee.

폭스 뉴스’ Paul Steinhauser contributed to this report.