Books by and about 2016 presidential candidates|
| Hard Choices,|
by Hillary Clinton (2014)
| Crippled America ,|
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
| Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,|
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
| Outsider in the White House,|
by Bernie Sanders (2015)
| American Dreams,|
by Marco Rubio (2015)
| Taking a Stand,|
by Rand Paul (2015)
by Scott Walker (2013)
| A Time for Truth,|
by Ted Cruz (2015)
| One Nation,|
by Ben Carson (2014)
| Trump/Pence vs. Clinton/Kaine On the Issues ,|
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
| Living History ,|
by Hillary Rodham Clinton (2003)
| Between Hope and History ,|
by Bill Clinton (1996)
| In Harmís Way ,|
by Dr. Jill Stein (2000)
| Democrat vs. Republican vs. Green vs. Libertarian,|
Four Party's Presidential Nominees On The Issues (2016)
Books by and about 2012 presidential candidates|
| Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
| Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
(click a book cover for a review or other books by or about the presidency from Amazon.com)
2010 Illinois Senate Debates
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from 2010 IL Senate Debates (number of quotes indicated):
- Alexi Giannoulias (11)
- Mark Kirk (13)
OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
Illinois Senate debates:
- Oct. 10: On NBC's "Meet the Press"
- Oct. 19: Alexi Giannoulias and Rep. Mark Kirk at the League of Women Voters' and WLS-ABC Chicago 7 debate moderated by George Stephanopoulos at 7 p.m. at the station's State Street headquarters in Chicago, IL.
- Oct. 27: The City Club of Chicago and WTTW-Channel 11; at the WTTW studios; moderator Phil Ponce on his "Chicago Tonight" show.
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy|
Mark Kirk: No bailout for irresponsible decisions by state of Illinois.
Mark Kirk: Proudly voted for TARP; but against stimulus funds.
Mark Kirk: Obama has brought $43,000 debt to every American.
Alexi Giannoulias: TARP needs more oversight & bank accountability.
Alexi Giannoulias: Main Street needs increased access to capital lending.
Mark Kirk: Small business Bill of Rights: 10-point pro-growth agenda.
Energy & Oil|
Alexi Giannoulias: Clean energy future for national security & job creation.
Mark Kirk: Stimulus should've funded Mississippi dams & O'Hare projects.
Alexi Giannoulias: I streamlined & cut Treasurer's Office staff by 17%.
Mark Kirk: Support a line item veto; cut spending across the board.
Alexi Giannoulias: Reform it and fix it: negotiate drug rates for Medicare.
Mark Kirk: Repeal Obamacare, then offer a better alternative.
Mark Kirk: No F-25 engine; no joint forces command.
Alexi Giannoulias: Losing job is more than just a paycheck; it affects morale.
Principles & Values|
Alexi Giannoulias: Accuses Kirk of economic treason for fundraising in China.
Mark Kirk: Raised $6,000 from 12 U.S. citizen businessmen in China.
Alexi Giannoulias: I told the truth about my mistakes; my opponent has not.
Mark Kirk: I've owned up to my mistakes; my opponent has not.
Alexi Giannoulias: Aware his Broadway Bank lent to criminals, but not extent.
Mark Kirk: Takes responsibility for carelessness about military record.
Alexi Giannoulias: Fallout from the April failure of his family's Broadway Bank.
Mark Kirk: Forced to apologize for exaggerating his biography.
Alexi Giannoulias: Increase taxable wage base instead of raising retirement age.
Mark Kirk: Ending Bush tax cuts may cause double-dip recession.
The above quotations are from 2010 Illinois Senate Debates.
Page last edited: Dec 03, 2018