Haley said. "I get it". During her speech, Haley also made jibes about her Indian-American heritage, President Donald Trump and the current political climate in America. "If I get stuck for laughs just brag about his accomplishments", Haley said, to laughs.
U.S. President Donald Trump says he hopes to choose a United Nations ambassador to replace Nikki Haley very soon and says he would prefer to pick a woman for the job.
After being introduced by comedian and emcee Jim Gaffigan, the M.C., as "the next president of the United States", Haley dismissed speculation about a 2020 run, telling the audience that it was "so ridiculous" and "way too early for anyone to be thinking about running for president-unless you're a Senate Democrat during the Kavanaugh hearings".
However, her resignation was seen by many as a way for Haley, who has become a highly respected figure, to distance herself from the chaos of the Trump administration so that she can pursue higher office later on.More news: Jordan wants Israel to return lands leased under 1994 peace deal
She poked fun at herself, her Indian roots and her boss, President Donald Trump, at a NY annual dinner on Thursday, at which chief guests are expected to skewer themselves and others.
"The president called me this morning and gave some really good advice".
So past year you went with Paul Ryan, who's a Boy Scout and that's fine, but a little boring.
The former SC, whose reasons for her split with the President still have not been fully explained, started he speech with a joke about Trump's thin skin.More news: Cora sticking with David Price for Game 2 of ALCS vs Astros
"But I do understand why you invited me", Haley said.
"I get it, you wanted an Indian woman, but Elizabeth Warren failed her DNA test", joked Haley, whose parents emigrated from Punjab, India. "So, good night everybody", she said to laughter from the crowd. She has said she wanted to pay respect to her ancestors, as more of her relatives were dying. "I saw him on LinkedIn looking for a job".
"She's done a fantastic job and we've done a fantastic job together", Trump during the meeting. Cherokee Nation officials have said the tribe does not use DNA tests to establish membership, and that the claim cheapens the identities of tribal members with deeper ties to their Indian past.
She continued to poke fun at Trump's cultural ignorance.More news: Amazon to employ 600 staff in Manchester