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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)
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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    George Pataki: Vetoes non-prescription morning-after pill.
Budget & Economy
    George W. Bush: Proposes to shrink federal budget to 16% of GDP.
Civil Rights
    Corky Messner: Black Lives Matter is revolutionary, don't defund police.
    Pat Buchanan: Opposes gay rights agenda in its entirety.
    Pat Buchanan: First to demand government deal with AIDS epidemic.
    Pat Buchanan: Admired civil rights movement, but MLK was “divisive”.
    Pat Buchanan: All lifestyles are not equal; some ideas are wrong.
    Linda McMahon: Businesses need regulatory certainty to risk hiring workers.
    Ralph Nader: Role of government is to counteract power of corporations.
    Corky Messner: Criminal investigation requested of Messner Foundation.
    Michele Bachmann: Founded a charter school for at-risk kids.
    Condoleezza Rice: Keep funding for arts in school budgets.
    Al Sharpton: Supports public education, not vouchers.
    Pope Francis: Protect the Amazon region's cultural and natural vibrancy.
    Wesley Clark: Environment is a legacy to our children.
Families & Children
    Pope Francis: Not ready for married priests, nor female deacons.
    Richard Blumenthal: McMahon's WWE is adult entertainment marketed to children.
Foreign Policy
    Susan Rice: Didn't want to be pigeonholed as "black working on Africa".
    Wesley Clark: Use UN to gain credibility in Iraq.
    Wesley Clark: Contribute to democratization in Muslim world.
    Pat Buchanan: Armenia: History shows national interest trumps atrocities.
    Pat Buchanan: Supported opening China in 1970s, but situation has changed.
    John McCain: Chechnya: End aid to Russia until Russia stops bombing.
Free Trade
    Elizabeth Warren: Against a Pacific Trade Deal that only works for rich.
    Wesley Clark: I believe in fair trade, not free trade.
Government Reform
    John Hagelin: Role of third parties is to widen debate.
    Pat Buchanan: Establishment wants 2-party elections that change nothing.
Gun Control
    Richard Cordray: Wants gun control laws at both state and local levels.
Health Care
    Corky Messner: COVID: Supports wearing a mask, against mandatory mask order.
    Corky Messner: We need tort reform, allow market forces to work.
    Ralph Nader: Cradle-to-grave health care better than Clinton’s plan.
    John Hagelin: Cost-effective meditation bargain for taxpayer.
Homeland Security
    Al Gore: Help with landmine removal; ban them in 2006 but not now.
    Green Party: SDI doesn’t work; money better spent elsewhere.
    Ralph Nader: SDI doesn’t work; money better spent elsewhere.
    Pat Buchanan: Vast majority wants border controls like Buchanan fence.
    Pat Buchanan: A million immigrants a year: “we’re gonna lose our country”.
    Linda McMahon: Minimum wage increases harm small businesses.
    Richard Blumenthal: More job training and more R&D tax credits.
    Pat Buchanan: Keeping US jobs benefits black middle class.
Principles & Values
    Corky Messner: Against vandalism, but take down Confederate statues.
    Richard Blumenthal: Seven of McMahon's WWE wrestlers have died this year.
    Wesley Clark: Neither party has a monopoly on strong leadership.
    Wesley Clark: Leadership based on experience & fighting for little people.
    Dennis Kucinich: Broccoli would be welcomed in first vegetarian White House.
    Alan Keyes: Withdraws from GOP race on eve of GOP Convention.
    Pat Buchanan: Two Beltway parties for each others’ bidding.
    Pat Buchanan: Suing FEC to include Reform Party in presidential debates.
    Ralph Nader: Expand agenda to voter, worker, consumer, shareholder.
Tax Reform
    Cory Booker: Raise taxes because quick fix of cuts wasn't enough.
    Al Sharpton: Cure economy by building infrastructure.
War & Peace
    Susan Rice: Benghazi investigations became "gotcha" game.
    Tim Kaine: Wanted a War on ISIL vote in Congress and would support it.
    Wesley Clark: Avoid Bush’s unilateralism and work with our allies.
    Wesley Clark: Exit strategy in Iraq won’t work if we invade its neighbors.
    Ralph Nader: Should have anticipated Yugoslav breakup by “waging peace”.
Welfare & Poverty
    Ralph Nader: Training & earned income credits are corporate subsidies.

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