01/30/2016 05:33 pm ET

Will The Empire Strike Back? Hopes And Fears In The GOP Establishment.

This is it. The party's mainstream is feeling the heat.
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This year’s presidential campaign has proved to be a bleak season for mainstream conservative candidates, a story of frustration, rejection and disappointment. But will that be the end of the story, or are revival and redemption still possible?

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