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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
Fire and Fury,
by Michael Wolff (2018)
Trump Revealed,
by Michael Kranish and Marc Fisher (2016)
The Making of Donald Trump,
by David Cay Johnston (2016)
Promise Me, Dad ,
by Joe Biden (2017)
The Book of Joe ,
by Jeff Wilser (2019; biography of Joe Biden)
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)
Our Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2016)
This Fight Is Our Fight,
by Elizabeth Warren (2017)
by Cory Booker (2016)
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)
by Michelle Obama (2018)
Higher Loyalty,
by James Comey (2018)
The Making of Donald Trump,
by David Cay Johnston (2017)
Higher Loyalty ,
by James Comey (2018)
Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Outsider in the White House,
by Bernie Sanders (2015)

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2018 House election analysis by Ballotpedia.org

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    Chris Pappas: Keep Planned Parenthood centers funded.
    Max Rose: Continue to fund Planned Parenthood.
    Steve Watkins: Signed the National Right To Life Pledge.
Budget & Economy
    Lauren Underwood: Investment in local infrastructure and small businesses.
    John Rose: Eliminate unnecessary government regulations and taxes.
Civil Rights
    Chrissy Houlahan: Inspired by 2017 Women's March to run for Congress.
    Kendra Horn: Ran Sally's List, encouraging women's leadership roles.
    Steve Watkins: Sexual misconduct allegations are "destruction politics".
    Rashida Tlaib: Title IX creates incentives to ignore gender discrimination.
    Sharice Davids: Address systemic barriers that prevent equality.
    Abby Finkenauer: Oppose massive corporate giveaways to out-of-state companies.
    Bryan Steil: Reduce government red tape & its influence on business.
    Chris Pappas: Look out for the middle class and mainstream businesses.
    Denver Riggleman: Limit use of eminent domain, to protect private property.
    Elaine Luria: Expand opportunity and potential of small businesses.
    Michael Guest: Oversaw prosecution of 20,000 felony criminal cases.
    Angie Craig: Career-training program as alternative to college.
    Bryan Steil: Reduce federal government involvement in education.
    Colin Allred: Quality education for all children.
    Haley Stevens: Tuition-free community college & union-led apprenticeships.
    Jeff Van Drew: Supports college affordability via bipartisan common ground.
    Susie Lee: Strengthen apprenticeship & vocational training plus college.
    Susie Lee: Increased funding for early childhood education.
    Susie Lee: Fix our public schools: the great equalizer.
    Andy Levin: Universal public education, starting with preschool.
Energy & Oil
    Carol Miller: Pro-coal and pro-Trump through and through.
    Donna Shalala: Climate change is a planetary challenge.
    Sean Casten: I support clean energy; they threaten science.
    Sharice Davids: Tax incentives to promote wind energy.
    Kelly Armstrong: Designating "special places" is same as EPA over-regulation.
Families & Children
    Mikie Sherrill: Supports gay marriage.
    Mikie Sherrill: Supports gender-based pay regulations.
    Mikie Sherrill: Supports abortion rights.
Free Trade
    Antonio Delgado: Opposes outsourcing and unbeneficial trade agreements.
    Carol Miller: America first: End trade deals that send jobs overseas.
Government Reform
    Conor Lamb: Does not accept contributions from corporate PACs.
    Dean Phillips: Doesn't accept money from federal lobbyists or PACs.
    Elissa Slotkin: Doesn't accept corporate contributions to her campaign.
    Pete Stauber: Rightsize the federal government via less spending.
    Colin Allred: Litigated for voting rights & challenged voter restrictions.
Gun Control
    Carol Miller: Pro-Second Amendment and pro-Trump through and through.
    Denver Riggleman: Enforce constitutional rules on Second Amendment.
    Jason Crow: People demand action now, not NRA donations.
    Jennifer Wexton: Mandatory background checks on gun purchases.
    Pete Stauber: Never concerned about a law-abiding citizen with a handgun.
    Steve Watkins: Firm believer in the Second Amendment.
    Michael Guest: Keep our 2nd Amendment gun rights.
Health Care
    Antonio Delgado: Universal healthcare coverage through a public option.
    Chris Pappas: Expand Medicaid, Medicare, and ObamaCare.
    Dean Phillips: Offer Medicare as a public option.
    Donna Shalala: Implemented CHIP (child healthcare) as Clinton's HHS Sec'y.
    Elissa Slotkin: Support ObamaCare's coverage of pre-existing conditions.
    Haley Stevens: Add public insurance option to ObamaCare.
    Jason Crow: Supports universal healthcare and affordable housing.
    Jennifer Wexton: Healthcare is a right; supports expanding Medicaid.
    Joe Cunningham: Negotiate with drug companies to lower Rx prices.
    Lauren Underwood: Every family has a right to quality, affordable healthcare.
    Max Rose: Public option with all-payer rate-setting nationwide.
    Mikie Sherrill: Congress should stop efforts to repeal Obamacare.
    Pete Stauber: ObamaCare was a disaster.
    Sharice Davids: Expand Medicaid; enable Medicare to negotiate drug prices.
    Steven Horsford: Counter Trump and GOP healthcare policies.
    Debbie Mucarsel-Powell: Make sure every American can afford their healthcare.
    Kendra Horn: Focus on improving access to health case.
    Susie Lee: Expand access to health care & mental health services.
    Colin Allred: Focus on healthcare as first priority.
    Andy Levin: Health care is a basic human right, period.
    Andy Levin: Medicare-for-All; address prescription drug cost.
Homeland Security
    Ann Kirkpatrick: Reform the VA to improve care for veterans.
    Elaine Luria: Navy vet to represent district with largest navy base.
    Tom Malinowski: Opposed Bush administration's policy allowing torture.
    Max Rose: We solved the IED problem, so we can solve any problem.
    Michael Guest: Strong national defense with full support of military.
    John Rose: Recommit to the values that made this country great.
    Carol Miller: Cut the bull; build the wall.
    Dean Phillips: Supports $15/hour minimum wage.
    Haley Stevens: Protect prevailing wage; support $15 federal minimum wage.
    Andy Levin: Too many jobs have been offshored and privatized.
    Andy Levin: No Worker Left Behind: 120,000 jobs during Great Recession.
Social Security
    Abby Finkenauer: Never break trust of Social Security and Medicare.
    Ann Kirkpatrick: Protect Social Security and Medicare.
    Mikie Sherrill: Preserve Social Security and Medicare.
    Tom Malinowski: Protect Social Security and Medicare.
    Troy Balderson: Do nothing to cut Social Security and Medicare.
Tax Reform
    Carol Miller: GOP tax cuts returned US to a competitive economy.
    Lizzie Pannill Fletcher: More infrastructure and transportation funding for Houston.
    Max Rose: More HOV lanes; better connection to citywide ferry.
    Andy Levin: Green infrastructure plan for roads, water, and trains.
War & Peace
    Steve Watkins: Supports US military action in Syria.
Welfare & Poverty
    Colin Allred: Community organizations helped me rise from tough childhood.

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