Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates|
| Crippled America,|
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
by Cory Booker (2016)
| The Truths We Hold,|
by Kamala Harris (2019)
| Smart on Crime,|
by Kamala Harris (2010)
| Guide to Political Revolution,|
by Bernie Sanders (2017)
| Where We Go From Here,|
by Bernie Sanders (2018)
| Promise Me, Dad ,|
by Joe Biden (2017)
|Conscience of a Conservative,|
by Jeff Flake (2017)
| Two Paths,|
by Gov. John Kasich (2017)
|Every Other Monday,|
by Rep. John Kasich (2010)
|Courage is Contagious,|
by John Kasich (1998)
| Shortest Way Home,|
by Pete Buttigieg (2019)
| The Book of Joe ,|
by Jeff Wilser (2019; biography of Joe Biden)
by Michelle Obama (2018)
| Our Revolution,|
by Bernie Sanders (2016)
| This Fight Is Our Fight,|
by Elizabeth Warren (2017)
| Higher Loyalty,|
by James Comey (2018)
| The Making of Donald Trump,|
by David Cay Johnston (2017)
Books by and about the 2016 presidential election|
| What Happened ,|
by Hillary Clinton (2017)
| Higher Loyalty ,|
by James Comey (2018)
| Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,|
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
| Hard Choices,|
by Hillary Clinton (2014)
| Becoming ,|
by Michelle Obama (2018)
| Outsider in the White House,|
by Bernie Sanders (2015)
(click a book cover for a review or other books by or about the presidency from Amazon.com)
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy|
Chris Koster: Invest $2 billion and create up to 40,000 new jobs.
Joe Heck: Eliminate our debt, spurring economic growth.
Richard Shelby: Opposes raising the debt limit; opposes $18T debt.
Ron Crumpton: 9-point plan for government economic investment.
Roy Blunt: Weak economy has left far too many Missourians behind.
Wendy Long: High-tax policies have led to a weak recovery.
Jason Kander: Close tax loopholes for companies that send jobs overseas.
Patrick Leahy: Amend Constitutional to declare corporations are NOT people.
Patty Judge: Our corporate tax code is broken; MNCs don't pay fair share.
Ron Crumpton: Trickle-down economics good for business but not for people.
Patty Judge: Reform mandatory minimum sentences for nonviolent offenders.
Phil Scott: Address opiate addiction via prevention & enforcement.
Chris Koster: Increase our investment in education.
Patrick Murphy: Quality public education is best way to grow middle class.
Energy & Oil|
Alex Merced: Remove barriers to innovation, and let technology develop.
Bill Bryant: I believe in climate change, but focus elsewhere.
Brian Schatz: Use every weapon at our disposal to fight climate change.
Chris Vance: No carbon taxes, but reduce carbon emissions.
Jay Inslee: I see climate change already affecting Washingtonians.
Patrick Leahy: Human-caused climate change is accelerating.
Patty Judge: Global warming is real and we need to take immediate action.
Phil Scott: Combat climate change & reduce our reliance on fossil fuels.
Russell Feingold: Climate change is real and we need to address it.
Ted Strickland: Tackle the challenge of catastrophic climate change.
Patrick Murphy: Vital to Florida's future that we protect our environment.
Ted Strickland: Safeguard clean air and water for future generations.
Wendy Long: The EPA has heaped rules upon rules.
Michael Bennet: Diplomatic tools to invest in stability before crisis.
Patty Judge: Use our diplomatic power to help create peace and stability.
Richard Shelby: Immediate moratorium on Syrian refugees.
Roy Blunt: Friends no longer trust us; our enemies aren't afraid of us.
Bill Bryant: Expand trade and tourism; that creates jobs.
Chris Vance: Promoting trade creates economic growth and recovery.
Jay Inslee: Foreign trade & strong workforce are inextricably linked.
Darryl Glenn: Democracy needs increased political participation.
Eric Greitens: Cut red tape, cut back regulations.
Katie McGinty: Stand against partisan attempts to disenfranchise voters.
Michael Bennet: Constitutional amendment tooverturn Citizens United.
Richard Shelby: Peer pressure & education to get people to register to vote.
Russell Feingold: Outraged by Shelby County v. Holder; enforce voting rights.
Ted Strickland: Citizens United lets billionaires' dark money buy elections.
Eric Greitens: Protect our freedoms, including the Second Amendment.
Patrick Murphy: No civilian access to military-style assault weapons.
Phil Scott: Enforce existing gun laws; Vermont is no gun trafficker.
Russell Feingold: Universal background checks plus waiting periods.
Ted Strickland: Supports background checks; close terror watchlist loophole.
Darryl Glenn: ObamaCare is entitlement program that we cannot afford.
Michael Bennet: Help seniors on Medicare; speed up drug approval.
Patrick Murphy: We can improve ObamaCare, but it has hugely positive impact.
Phil Scott: Replace dysfunctional Vermont Health Connect with subsidies.
Ted Strickland: Improve ObamaCare: repeal Cadillac Tax; negotiate Rx drugs.
Darryl Glenn: CBRNE represents greatest threat for a mass casualty event.
Jason Kander: The U.S. can't tolerate cowardly acts of terrorism.
Chris Vance: 20,000 more border patrol officers, plus path to legality.
Darryl Glenn: Start reform with securing the border.
Michael Bennet: Path to citizenship for millions living in the shadows.
Richard Shelby: I oppose any and all proposals to grant amnesty.
Ron Crumpton: Ignore the rhetoric; immigrants are good for America.
Ted Strickland: Fix broken system with comprehensive immigration reform.
Patrick Leahy: Raise minimum wage & eliminate gender pay gap.
Patty Judge: Increase the federal minimum wage & all working wages.
Jay Inslee: Washingtonians work harder, but not sharing national wealth.
Phil Scott: Protect Northeast Kingdom economy from EB-5 fallout.
Principles & Values|
Catherine Cortez Masto: Served as Assistant County Manager & criminal prosecutor.
Joe Heck: Small business owner and emergency-room physician.
Phil Scott: The right leader at the right time.
Patty Judge: Adjust benefits for caregivers who take time off work.
Chris Vance: Reform our tax code to create jobs.
Alex Merced: Cut federal spending so states can spend on infrastructure.
Bill Bryant: Refocus Transportation Dept. on reducing traffic congestion.
Brian Schatz: Address transportation and coastal infrastructure priorities.
Wendy Long: We need to repair America's transportation infrastructure.
War & Peace|
Darryl Glenn: Nuclear armed Iran poses greatest threat to the U.S.
Patty Judge: Deploy military only after diplomacy, dialogue, & sanctions.
Ron Crumpton: Address the causes of terrorism & national security threats.
Welfare & Poverty|
Alex Merced: Inequality is byproduct of the rising cost of opportunity.