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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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2012 Republican Party Platform


Click here for 37 full quotes from Republican Party in the book 2012 Republican Party Platform.
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 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Abortion
    Support human life amendment; oppose abortion funding.
Budget & Economy
    Inflation is a hidden regressive tax.
    Audit the Federal Reserve; bring more transparency.
    Balanced Budget Amendment & super-majority for tax increase.
    Shrink the FHA, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Civil Rights
    Constitutionally define marriage as one man & one woman.
Corporations
    World's highest corporate tax rate cripples job creation.
Crime
    Criminals behind bars cannot harm the public.
Education
    Shift to community colleges and technical institutions.
    No federal college loans; just insure private loans.
Energy & Oil
    Open ANWR and OCS for oil & gas development.
Environment
    Conservation is a conservative value, but balance economics.
Foreign Policy
    Transition to a post-Assad Syria and independent Lebanon.
    Model foreign aid on Millennium Challenge Corporation.
    Castro regime in Cuba is a state-sponsor of terrorism.
Free Trade
    Restore presidential Trade Promotion Authority.
    Countervailing duties against China on intellectual property.
Government Reform
    Keep Electoral College; no national popular vote.
    Repeal McCain-Feingold; no contribution limits.
    Require photo ID to fight voter fraud.
    No statehood for the District of Columbia.
Gun Control
    Right to obtain and store ammunition without registration.
Health Care
    Repeal ObamaCare; it is an attack on our Constitution.
Homeland Security
    No aerial surveillance over US soil.
    Privatize the TSA and end frisking.
    Respond to proliferation of transnational terrorism.
    National Military Strategy to deter rogue aggression.
Immigration
    Make E-verify mandatory nationwide.
Jobs
    Support employee ownership over union elites.
    The best jobs program is economic growth.
Principles & Values
    Support prayer in public schools.
    The GOP is the Great Opportunity Party.
Social Security
    Give workers control over their retirement investments.
Technology
    Infrastructure via civil engineering, not social engineering.
    Invest in cutting-edge cybersecurity technologies.
War & Peace
    Prevent Iran from building and possessing nuclear weapons.
Welfare & Poverty
    Religious charities foster benevolence and patriotism.


The above quotations are from 2012 Republican Party Platform.


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