Who Could Be the Independent Candidate Against Donald Trump?

The possibility of a breakout independent presidential candidate has followed the 2016 campaign since the beginning, when Donald Trump used the threat of separating from the Republican race as a way to win establishment support. Prominent Republican Bill Kristol, who is the editor and founder of the conservative magazine The Weekly Standard has been actively predicting another person will run. In an email to ABC News, Kristol posed a question rather than giving specific descriptions of his ideal candidate.

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