Rep. Chip Roy (R-Texas) had CNN’s Kaitlan Collins laughing on Monday with his motive for not endorsing Republican presidential prospect Nikki Haley.
Collins questioned Roy who he’d now back to grow to be the GOP nominee in the 2024 election soon after his desired prospect, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, bailed on the race amid sagging poll numbers.
Roy at first swerved Collins’ query on preferring Haley or previous President Donald Trump to get on President Joe Biden in November and claimed he’d just “support the Republican nominee.”
“We’ll permit this participate in out,” he continued. “But I do not believe that Governor Haley, with all owing regard, is representing the conservatives that I signify when she’s heading on ‘SNL’ and she’s out, you know, form of participating in the institution activity and having money from a bunch of establishment dollars.”
“Wait, what?” interrupted Collins. “You’re not gonna endorse her because she went on ‘Saturday Evening Reside?’”
Rep. Chip Roy explained Trump unsuccessful on immigration. Requested why he thinks it will be diverse if he’s reelected, Roy states, “First of all, it is all relative. I signify, Trump was operating hard to go the numbers down…We just did not get the long-lasting legislative fixes that I wanted.” pic.twitter.com/vxUHt3EXlz
— Kaitlan Collins (@kaitlancollins) February 6, 2024
Chip then appeared to partially roll back again his claim, replying: “No. No, simply because she was saddling up with establishment funds out of New York that she was using to go focus on Ron DeSantis to the tune of $26 million in Iowa. So she manufactured her bed. Let’s go see if she can make it.”
Collins reminded Roy how Trump had also “spent a large amount of money” from DeSantis way too.
Haley produced a surprise overall look on “SNL” final weekend as a “concerned South Carolina voter” who requested fake Trump, played by James Austin Johnson, why he wouldn’t discussion Haley.
“I see dead people.” That’s specifically what voters will think if this race is among Trump and Biden in the tumble.
Experienced a blast tonight on SNL! Know it was past Donald’s bedtime so hunting forward to the stream of unhinged tweets in the a.m. pic.twitter.com/W43LlPOoi2
— Nikki Haley (@NikkiHaley) February 4, 2024