Coulter rips Haley’s endorsement of Rubio
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Conservative commentator Ann Coulter on Wednesday heaped scorn on Gov. Nikki HaleyNimrata (Nikki) HaleyHaley slams Palestinian president on peace process at the UN: 'We will not chase after you' Washington puts Ethiopia's human rights abusers on notice Palestinian diplomat: Trump ‘disqualified America’ from being sole broker in Middle East peace deal MORE (R-S.C.) for reportedly endorsing Marco Rubio’s GOP presidential campaign.


Reports emerged Wednesday that Haley will formally back Rubio’s White House run in an evening announcement, three days before her state’s GOP presidential primary.

Haley's blessing is especially coveted, given that she earned national praise last year for her handling of a mass shooting in Charleston, S.C., and subsequent debate over her state’s displays of the Confederate battle flag.

Coulter’s barbs Wednesday are not the first time the right-wing media personality has lashed out at Haley. She swung hard at the governor last month, suggesting her immigration policies merit deportation.

“Trump should deport Nikki Haley,” she tweeted on Jan. 12, referencing Republican presidential front-runner Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpAccuser says Trump should be afraid of the truth Woman behind pro-Trump Facebook page denies being influenced by Russians Shulkin says he has White House approval to root out 'subversion' at VA MORE.

“Nikki Haley says ‘welcoming properly vetted legal immigrants, regardless of religion,” Coulter added. "Translation – let in all the Muslims.”

Coulter unleashed her ire on Rubio earlier this month, criticizing the freshman senator’s inexperience.

“When Fox News, National Review and the Washington establishment come to you and say, ‘Wouldn’t you prefer that nice Cuban boy? He wears nice high heels, and true, he has no experience and big ears, but we’ve had great luck with that,’ ” she said at a Trump campaign event in Milford, N.H., on Feb. 2. "What will you say to the Washington establishment? 'No, I don’t think so.' "