- 5 remaining presidential contenders will appear on "The Final Five" airing at 8 p.m. ET on Monday on CNN
- Issac Bailey: I hope the candidates let us into their world in ways they haven't so far
Issac Bailey has been a journalist in South Carolina for two decades and was most recently the primary columnist for The Sun News in Myrtle Beach. He was a 2014 Harvard University Nieman fellow. Follow him on Twitter: @ijbailey. The views expressed are his own.
(CNN)At this point in the 2016 presidential cycle, what the candidates' presence on the national stage probably says about the United States means more than what they are saying. Still, how voters respond to what they will hear during the one-on-one interviews on CNN will help to redefine American ideals well into the 21st century.