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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
United,
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)
Becoming,
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)

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Huffington Post Mash-Up: 2007 Democratic on-line debate


 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Corporations
    Mike Gravel: Leadership fails because US is run by corporate America.
Drugs
    Chris Dodd: Allow medical marijuana; and allow decriminalization too.
    Chris Dodd: Decriminalize marijuana but don’t legalize it.
Education
    Barack Obama: We need a sense of urgency about improving education system.
    Bill Richardson: Start earlier with preschool for every child under 4.
    Chris Dodd: Advocate for free community-college education.
    Dennis Kucinich: End No Child Left Behind; end testing as be-all & end-all.
    Hillary Clinton: We have not yet reached consensus on education reform.
    Hillary Clinton: AR Ed Reform taught that there is a place for testing.
    Joe Biden: $3000 tax credit for college for anyone earning under $150K.
    John Edwards: Make community colleges & public universities free.
    John Edwards: Think of education as a birth-to-death experience in America.
    Mike Gravel: GovWatch: Yes, Americans are getting fatter, but not dumber.
    Mike Gravel: Extend school day and extend school year.
    Mike Gravel: Our school stats fail because we’re stuck in triumphalism.
Energy & Oil
    John Edwards: Give up SUVs & other sacrifices, to deal with climate crisis.
Government Reform
    Barack Obama: Ok to take $5 donations from drug company employees.
    Mike Gravel: Americans are getting fatter & dumber; must get empowered!
Health Care
    Barack Obama: Government healthcare like members of Congress have.
    Bill Richardson: Universal health care, no matter who you are.
    Chris Dodd: Universal health mart: shop for best plan to suit your needs.
    Chris Dodd: Require at age 55 a physical exam to qualify for Medicare.
    Chris Dodd: Make people pay high price for voluntary choice of smoking.
    Dennis Kucinich: Let the US be like every other industrialized democracy.
    Hillary Clinton: A plan is necessary; but consensus is more necessary.
    Hillary Clinton: Include insurance industry in discussions, but rein them in.
    Joe Biden: Start paying for universal coverage with $100B in redundancy.
    Joe Biden: Rethink healthcare by focusing on prevention.
    John Edwards: $90B-$120B per year for healthcare, by ending Bush tax cut.
    John Edwards: If not universal coverage, which people wouldn’t be covered?
    John Edwards: Let people choose between private plan and single-payer.
    John Edwards: Take on insurance & drug companies, who have blocked reform.
    Mike Gravel: Universal coverage with guaranteed equal care.
    Mike Gravel: Reforms fail because pharma companies control Congress.
    Mike Gravel: Everybody should have the same health care.
Homeland Security
    Dennis Kucinich: Strength through peace.
    Mike Gravel: I ended the draft; I stopped nuclear testing.
Immigration
    Bill Richardson: We pay for immigrant healthcare; have them pay into system.
    Bill Richardson: Increase H-1B visas to permit more skilled workers.
Principles & Values
    Barack Obama: Reach out to faith community;faith has role in public square.
    Bill Richardson: Would not leave NM governorship to be vice president.
Technology
    Barack Obama: JFK inspired with space program; now same with energy R&D.
War & Peace
    Barack Obama: Surge has not succeeded because it ignores political issues.
    Bill Richardson: The surge is not working; Petraeus just being team player.
    Bill Richardson: Iraqi situation is about to implode; withdraw all troops.
    Chris Dodd: Surge has not made us safer, more secure, or less vulnerable.
    Chris Dodd: Terminate funding for Iraq; compare Vietnam & persuade GOP.
    Dennis Kucinich: US army has civilian leadership; it’s not Patraeus’ decision.
    Dennis Kucinich: Congress has the Constitutional power to end the war.
    Dennis Kucinich: Assassination is extrajudicial killing; not even Osama.
    Hillary Clinton: Patraeus report requires willing suspension of disbelief.
    Joe Biden: Patraeus report is wrong strategy; draw down troops now.
    John Edwards: Focus on political progress in Iraq.
    John Edwards: Congress has a mandate to defund war to force Bush out.
    Mike Gravel: Patraeus report is tragic charade; we all knew what he’d say.
    Mike Gravel: Pull American troops out; it can be done in 120 days.
    Mike Gravel: Young men & women will die because of this nation’s mistake.


The above quotations are from Huffington Post Mash-Up: 2007 Democratic on-line debate.

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