DES MOINES, Iowa – Former President Donald Trump said he is not “worried” about Nikki Haley gaining momentum in New Hampshire after Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie dropped out of the race for the White House on Wednesday.
“I’m not exactly worried about it, I understand it and feel very well. I won it twice and did very well in New Hampshire. I love the people, they love me, I think,” Trump said during a Fox News town hall.
Ahead of the dropout announcement, Christie was caught on a hot mic apparently criticizing his former opponents during his campaign’s livestream. During the conversation, he appeared to reference Haley, saying that “she’s going to get smoked” and that “she’s not up to this.” Trump called the moment a “bigger story” than the fact that Christie bowed out of the race.
“The biggest story was not that he