The former adviser, Michael Caputo, prefaced his answer by saying he was “never in those discussions” because they were “above my pay grade.”

That said, he provided a couple names.

“The two people I think you should look at – and these are unorthodox. First is Mia Love, the congresswoman, somebody who is an African-American leader with really bright ideas and an ability to communicate,” Caputo said.

“Is there a relationship there?” Kilmeade asked.

“There is. People are looking at her. There is an incredible opportunity for the Republican Party,” Caputo replied.