AMHERST, New Hampshire — Nikki Haley says being vice president is “off the table.”

The declaration, delivered to a pair of diners at MaryAnn’s in Amherst and overheard by a POLITICO reporter on Friday, was one of Haley’s most pointed remarks yet about her disinterest in the vice presidency.

That Haley, the former U.N. ambassador under Donald Trump, had not previously definitively ruled out being Trump’s running mate has been a source of concern for some anti-Trump voters in New Hampshire who are considering casting ballots for her next week. Even as she ramped up her attacks on her former boss, voters here have taken issue with Haley responding to questions about serving as Trump’s vice president by saying only that she doesn’t “play for second.”

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