I think people are looking for the best candidate possible.
In 1944 and 1948, he had been considered a possible Republican candidate for president.
She was thought to be a possible candidate for wife number six.
All the same, I ran through a list of possible candidates in my head.
It looked as though he had finally found a possible candidate for a wife and she was all wrong.
In fact, he's a possible candidate to be my father.
This is required in order to be considered as a possible candidate by my office.
Even so, attention quickly turned to other possible European candidates.
He is even mentioned as a possible candidate for national office in 2000.
His mind worked through every possible candidate without a solution.