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Sparks Fly in SC as Trump Throws Shade at Haley’s Hubby’s Military Service

Credit: The Hill

The political drama is heating up, and this time, it’s hitting close to home. Over the weekend, former President Donald Trump waltzed into Nikki Haley’s backyard in South Carolina, and let’s just say, things got spicy.

During a lively Get Out The Vote rally at Coastal Carolina University, Trump didn’t hold back, firing off personal jabs at Haley left and right. But the real zinger? Questioning the whereabouts of her husband, Maj. Michael Haley, who’s bravely serving on active duty in the Horn of Africa. Talk about hitting below the belt!

“Where’s her husband? Oh, he’s away. He’s away,” Trump quipped, insinuating that Haley’s marital troubles might explain her hubby’s absence. Ouch.

But Nikki Haley wasn’t about to let Trump’s jabs slide. Nope, not on her watch! At her own rally in Gilbert, she came out swinging, challenging Trump to a debate and defending her husband’s honor like a true champ.

“Let’s talk about what really went down today,” Haley began, not mincing her words. “Donald Trump had a rally, and what did he do? Mocked my husband’s military service. Well, let me tell you, if you mock a combat veteran’s service, you’ve got some serious soul-searching to do.”

And it wasn’t just Haley clapping back. Her husband, too, took to social media with a post featuring a fierce-looking wolf, driving home the message that real leaders don’t pick on the little guy.

Meanwhile, Trump wasn’t content to stop at just one verbal jab. Nope, he went full throttle, hurling insults and accusations left and right like confetti at a parade. He even took a swing at NATO, stirring up controversy with his eyebrow-raising remarks about Russia and global defense.

But the White House wasn’t having any of it. They hit back hard, slamming Trump’s comments as “appalling and unhinged.” And hey, they’ve got a point—who in their right mind encourages invasions by murderous regimes?

As the dust settles on this latest political showdown, all eyes are on South Carolina. With its strong military presence and patriotic spirit, how will voters react to Trump’s controversial comments? Only time will tell.

So, grab your popcorn and settle in, folks. The political circus is in full swing, and you won’t want to miss a minute of the action.