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Romney, Columnists Plot Third Candidate

A group of Republicans fed up with Donald Trump has banded together in an attempt to draft a third-party candidate that would provide a conservative alternative to the seemingly inevitable GOP nominee. The group — which includes Mitt Romney and commentators William Kristol and Erick Erickson — is reportedly considering Senator Ben Sasse of Nebraska and Governor John Kasich, who withdrew from the GOP race in early May.