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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)

Book Reviews

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CNN Western Republican Presidential Debate
Hosted by CNN; moderated by Anderson Cooper; in Las Vegas, Nevada; Oct. 18. 2011



2011 GOP debate in Las Vegas Nevada

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy
    Herman Cain: Don't blame Wall Street; don't blame bankers; Blame yourself.
    Mitt Romney: We need president who understands how economy works.
    Ron Paul: Don't bail out banks; bail out homeowners.
Corporations
    Mitt Romney: I was CEO at mainstream businesses, not Wall St.
Energy & Oil
    Mitt Romney: Compensate Nevada for nuclear waste in Yucca Mountain.
    Newt Gingrich: Put nuclear waste in deep storage for 10,000 years.
    Rick Perry: No federal energy subsidy; let states decide on nuke waste.
    Ron Paul: No nuclear waste in Yucca Mt.; it's other states' garbage.
Environment
    Rick Perry: Create jobs by taking advantage of our natural resources.
Government Reform
    Newt Gingrich: Historically ignorant leaders make suicidally stupid policy.
Health Care
    Michele Bachmann: Repeal of ObamaCare starts with repealing the CLASS Act.
Homeland Security
    Herman Cain: No negotiating with terrorists, but look at each situation.
    Herman Cain: Keep Guantanamo open; keep terrorists without negotiating.
    Michele Bachmann: Absolute policy of not negotiating with terrorists.
    Rick Santorum: Don't cut one penny out of defense spending.
    Ron Paul: Enhance national security by slashing military spending.
    Ron Paul: We can blow up the world 20 times and we can't cut a penny?
    Ron Paul: Guantanamo prisoners are just suspects; not terrorists yet.
Immigration
    Herman Cain: Yes on fence, no on electrifying it.
Jobs
    Mitt Romney: We need encompassing policy for jobs, energy, taxes, & trade.
Principles & Values
    Mitt Romney: We shouldn't choose leaders by their religion.
    Rick Perry: Repudiates pastor's opinion that Mormonism is a cult.
    Rick Santorum: I ran & won as a conservative in a swing state.
Tax Reform
    Herman Cain: 9-9-9 "Opportunity Zones" addresses issue of low-income.
    Michele Bachmann: If we give Congress 9% sales tax, it'll run up to 90%.
    Rick Santorum: 84% of Americans pay more tax if we have national sales tax.
War & Peace
    Michele Bachmann: Stand up against Iran's genocidal maniac.


The above quotations are from CNN Western Republican Presidential Debate
Hosted by CNN; moderated by Anderson Cooper; in Las Vegas, Nevada; Oct. 18. 2011.

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