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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)
A Life of Trial and Redemption
about V.P. Joe Biden (2010)
No Apology
by Gov. Mitt Romney (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)
Dreams from My Father
by Pres. Barack Obama (1996)
Young Guns
by Rep. Paul Ryan et al (2010)

Book Reviews

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Speeches to Conservative Political Action Conference, Feb. 9-10, 2012

    Click on a participant to pop-up their full list of quotations
    from Speech at 2012 CPAC conference (number of quotes indicated):
  • Bobby Jindal (1) Louisiana Republican Governor
  • Chris Christie (3) New Jersey Republican Governor
  • Mitt Romney (6) Massachusetts Former GOP Governor (2003-2006); Pres. candidate (2008)
  • Paul Ryan (3) Republican
  • Rick Santorum (2) Republican
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.

This year's Conservative Political Action Conference straw poll results:

ContenderPoll result
Gov. Mitt Romney (MA) 38%
Former Sen. Rick Santorum (PA) 31%
Former Speaker Newt Gingrich (GA) 15%
Rep. Ron Paul (TX) 12%
Their speech excerpts and others below....

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Mitt Romney: Reverse Obama regulations that threaten innocent life.
Budget & Economy
    Mitt Romney: In business you're either fiscally conservative, or bankrupt.
Civil Rights
    Mitt Romney: Prevented MA from becoming the Las Vegas of gay marriage.
Foreign Policy
    Chris Christie: Remain vigilant but stay connected to rest of the world.
Government Reform
    Paul Ryan: Bring the bureaucracy to heel and restore the rule of law.
Gun Control
    Bobby Jindal: Yes, we proudly love our guns and religion.
Health Care
    Rick Santorum: Obamacare will crush economic freedom.
    Paul Ryan: Don't just repeal ObamaCare; curb out-of-control costs.
Principles & Values
    Mitt Romney: Obama Presidency is last gasp of liberalism's great failure.
    Mitt Romney: Path to conservatism came from family, faith, & life's work.
    Mitt Romney: I am "severely conservative": fight for conservative values.
    Rick Santorum: Vital to put a conservative crusader into the White House.
    Paul Ryan: Promote American exceptionalism.
War & Peace
    Chris Christie: America and Israel share beliefs and share enemies.
    Chris Christie: Iranian nukes are profoundly against our national security.

The above quotations are from Speeches to Conservative Political Action Conference, Feb. 9-10, 2012.

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