This Memorial Day weekend, Bill Kristol, one of the nation’s leading conservatives and editor of the influential Weekly Standard, tweeted: “Just a heads up over this holiday weekend: There will be an independent candidate – an impressive one, with a strong team and a real chance,” NEWSMAX reports.
On Monday, NBC News listed potential independent candidates Kristol may have in mind.
The network identified Mitt Romney, but said sources close to the former Massachusetts governor saw his entrance into the race as “unlikely.” They also discounted Nebraska Sen. Ben Sasse, a strong critic of Trump, signing on. The network identified potential wildcard choices, including former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and current New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez. Read more: NEWSMAX