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Haley Campaign Press Release - VIDEO: Trump is Lying Because He's Losing

January 22, 2024

MANCHESTER, N.H. — In a new video, Nikki Haley for President shows Donald Trump is throwing false attacks at Nikki Haley because he's threatened by her rise.

Click here to roll the tape.

"If Donald Trump is going to lie about Nikki Haly, we're going to tell the truth about him," said Haley national spokesperson Olivia Perez-Cubas. "It's clear Donald Trump is petrified of Nikki's momentum, and voters deserve to know the truth about his support for raising the retirement age and increasing the gas tax, and Nikki's strong conservative record."

Read more in the Washington Examiner.

Lie #1: Haley is courting Democrats to vote in the Republican primary. FALSE. Democrats cannot vote in the primary. They have to change their registration to Republican or Undeclared and the deadline to do so was Oct. 6, 2023.

Lie #2: Haley wants to cut Social Security. FALSE. Haley wants to save Social Security from going bankrupt by raising the retirement age for workers in their twenties. Donald Trump himself proposed raising the retirement age to 70.

Lie #3: Haley doesn't want a border wall and opposed Trump's travel ban. FALSE. Haley said she doesn't want "just" a border wall. We have to have a comprehensive plan that includes a border wall, drones, troops, etc. She also supported and defended Trump's travel ban on countries with major national security risks.

Lie #4: Haley is not conservative. FALSE. Haley was a Tea Party governor who passed one of the toughest immigration laws in the country, voter ID, pro-life bills, tax cuts, and more. As UN ambassador, she was tougher on China and Russia than Trump ever was.

Lie #5: Haley wanted to raise the gas tax. FALSE. Haley's proposal included an income tax cut that was more than five times the size of the proposed increase. It was Donald Trump who called for increasing the federal gas tax by 25 cents per gallon.

Nikki Haley, Haley Campaign Press Release - VIDEO: Trump is Lying Because He's Losing Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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