Governor Nikki “Hailey” and Donald Trump engaged in a minor Twitter battle this week after the governor showed her continued support for Rubio.
Haley was quoted as saying that as an accountant, she knows there is nothing in an audit that precludes someone from releasing a tax return — a defense Trump has used to turn back pressure to disclose his own tax documents.
“Donald Trump, show us your tax return,” Haley told the crowd at this week’s Rubio rally.
Trump then tweeted yesterday afternoon “The people of South Carolina are embarrassed by Nikki Hailey!” (misspelling the governor’s last name).
Trump’s advisers then quickly deleted the Tweet and replaced it with the correct spelling;
Then about 1 hour later, Governor Nikki Haley tweeted this;
And every good southerner knows, “Bless your heart” is the ultimate dis.
Here was the original interview that set Donald Trump off;
.@NikkiHaley in 2012 w/ Romney on tax returns🤔(political ploy.) Fast forward..2016 w/ Robot Rubio🤖#FAIL👎#Politician pic.twitter.com/Kxe5AKaTQD
— Dan Scavino (@DanScavino) March 1, 2016