Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb officially withdrew from the Democratic presidential primary. He has confirmed he is seriously considering a 2016 run as an independent candidate. The Daily Caller,
Webb started by noting that many “Americans are disgusted by all this talk or Republicans and Democrats calling each other the enemy instead of reaching across the aisle and finding ways to work together.” …
In closing, Webb claimed that he felt strongly that as an Independent, he could still beat both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in the general election.
“I honestly — if we ran an independent race that worked and got traction, I think we could beat both of them.”