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Books by and about 2012 presidential nominees
Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
A Life of Trial and Redemption
about V.P. Joe Biden (2010)
No Apology
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2010)
Young Guns
by Rep. Paul Ryan et al (2010)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Promises to Keep
by Vice Pres. Joe Biden (2007)
The Audacity of Hope
by Pres. Barack Obama (2006)
Turnaround
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2004)
Dreams from My Father
by Pres. Barack Obama (1996)

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Prosperity for America's Families, by Al Gore


Click here for 17 full quotes from Al Gore in the book 191-page Economic Plan.
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Budget & Economy
    Set aside one-sixth of surplus in case rosy estimates fail.
    Free America from debt by paying down $3 trillion.
    Use surplus to strengthen Social Security, Medicare.
    Encourage “Retirement Savings Plus” accounts.
    Set aside $300B as a “Surplus Reserve Fund”.
    Lays out 10 goals in Prosperity for America’s Families plan.
    $4.56 trillion spending plan for 10 years’ budget surplus.
Education
    Make saving and borrowing for college easier.
    More resources for education: tax breaks for college.
Families & Children
    Enable 7 of 10 families to own a home.
Jobs
    Support equal pay for equal work.
    Reduce poverty to 10% via welfare reform & minimum wage.
Principles & Values
    Make history with fewer than 1 in 10 living in poverty.
Tax Reform
    Lower taxes for working families with targeted tax reform.
    End marriage penalty; reform estate tax; targeted cuts.
Technology
    Maintain prosperity via millions of new high-tech jobs.
Welfare & Poverty
    Invest to increase median family income by one-third by 2010.


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