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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)
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2004)
Dreams from My Father
by Pres. Barack Obama (1996)

Book Reviews

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Speeches to Conservative Political Action 2014 Conference

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    from Speech at 2014 CPAC conference (number of quotes indicated):
  • Bobby Jindal (1) Louisiana Republican Governor
  • Chris Christie (2) New Jersey Republican Governor
  • John Bolton (2) Republican 2016 Primary Challenger
  • Marco Rubio (1) Republican Senator (FL)
  • Paul Ryan (2) Republican
  • Rand Paul (5) Republican 2016 Primary Challenger
  • Rick Perry (4) Texas Republican Governor
  • Sarah Palin (4) Alaska Former Governor (resigned 2009); V.P. nominee (2008)
  • Ted Cruz (6) Republican 2016 Primary Challenger
  • Tim Scott (4) Republican Senator-Appointee South Carolina
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 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Chris Christie: FactCheck: No, Dems allow plenty of pro-life speakers.
    Chris Christie: GOP tolerates pro-choice views; Dems don't tolerate pro-life.
Budget & Economy
    Ted Cruz: Lost Generation: Obama agenda hammers young people.
    Ted Cruz: Balanced budget amendment to stop bankrupting our country.
    Rand Paul: Justice cannot occur without a trial, especially minorities.
    Bobby Jindal: Fight to give parents choices in schools.
    Tim Scott: Kids, not unions, should be focus of our public education.
Foreign Policy
    Rick Perry: Russia & Syria crises: price we pay for not leading world.
    Sarah Palin: The only thing rising under Obama is the Russian empire.
    John Bolton: Weak America means trouble in Russia, China, & Libya.
    Marco Rubio: Only America can stand up to world totalitarianism.
Government Reform
    Rick Perry: Unconstitutional to federalize education & healthcare.
    Ted Cruz: Stop IRS from asking: 'tell me the content of your prayers'.
    Ted Cruz: Presidents should not pick & choose laws to enforce.
    Ted Cruz: End Washington cronyism via Congressional term limits.
    Tim Scott: Look to Constitution for greatness, not to Executive Orders.
Health Care
    Sarah Palin: Young people are ObamaCare suckers: they must pay the bill.
    Sarah Palin: Ode to Dr. Seuss: I do not like his health care scam.
    Tim Scott: I don't want to know how many calories are on my pizza.
Homeland Security
    Rand Paul: NSA monitoring is an affront to 1776 sons of liberty.
    John Bolton: We don't get peace via weakness; we get Putin invading.
    Rand Paul: Help the unemployed by lowering taxes dramatically.
Principles & Values
    Rand Paul: Elect lovers of liberty, not just Republicans.
    Rick Perry: It is time for a little rebellion on battlefield of ideas.
    Sarah Palin: Duck Dynasty: fired for expressing devout Christian views.
    Ted Cruz: We win elections by bold principles & a positive agenda.
    Paul Ryan: Tea Party & libertarians bring "creative tension" to GOP.
    Paul Ryan: The left offers people a full stomach and an empty soul.
Tax Reform
    Rick Perry: No state can tax and spend its way to prosperity.
War & Peace
    Rand Paul: Executive Branch can initiating war is a usurpation of power.
Welfare & Poverty
    Tim Scott: I flunked Civics & English but thought my way out of poverty.

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