From foes to friends - Who'll be Trump's #2 on the GOP ticket in November?

Feb 7, 2024

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Christopher A. Cooper


Unless a miracle occurs for Nikki Haley ... Donald Trump will be atop the ticket for the GOP as the presidential election kicks off.


And as one definitive winner emerges, you can almost see those who at one time were defiant they'd never want second billing in the race are suddenly starting to cozy up to Donald Trump.


They've come to offer endorsements, campaign alongside him and even walk-back any and all the reasons they said he should never be president again.


It's as if they were onside all along.



But who will join Trump as his pick for VP?  There's been a lot of of speculation and predictions among the political junkies and pundits.


And it's why we asked WCU's Chris Cooper what he thinks will happen once the primaries are finally over.



Christopher A. Cooper is the Robert Lee Madison Distinguished Professor and director of the Haire Institute for Public Policy at Western Carolina University. He is also an expert in the areas of political behavior and behavioral public administration.


Christopher is available to speak with media - simply click on his icon now to arrange an interview today.

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Christopher A. Cooper

Christopher A. Cooper

Madison Distinguished Professor of Political Science & Public Affairs and Director of the Haire Institute for Public Policy

Christopher A. Cooper's research is on N.C. politics, southern politics, political behavior and behavioral public administration.

Election AdministrationPublic AdministrationSouthern PoliticsAmerican PoliticsParties, Campaigns and Elections

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