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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)
Unintimidated,
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)

Book Reviews

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2016 Florida Senate race: debates and news coverage


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    from 2016 FL Senate race (number of quotes indicated):
  • Alan Grayson (3) Democratic Senate candidate Florida
  • Ann Kirkpatrick (1) Democratic Senate candidate Arizona
  • Carlos Lopez-Cantera (6) Republican Senate Challenger Florida
  • David Jolly (8) Republican Senate Challenger Florida
  • Marco Rubio (2) FL Senator; Republican Presidential candidate
  • Pam Keith (4) Democratic Senate candidate Florida
  • Patrick Murphy (13) Democratic Senate candidate Florida
  • Ron DeSantis (2) Republican Senate candidate Florida
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.

    Florida Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Washington Times, "Murphy Challenges Rubio to Support Gun Control," by Terrance Harris, August 4, 2016
  • Marijuana.com, "Key Senate Races for Marijuana Reform," by Tom Angell on June 13th, 2016
  • Rise Miami News, "Pam Keith: The Fresh Face in the Florida Senate Race," Aug. 13, 2015
  • Tampa Bay Times, "PolitiFact Florida: Carlos Lopez-Cantera and an Arizona-style immigration law", by Amy Sherman, July 26, 2015
  • Tampa Bay Times, "Pam Keith: the U.S. Senate candidate you haven't heard of," by Kirby Wilson, July 21, 2015
  • PolitiFact Florida, "Jolly's years as a lobbyist fed attacks during the 2014 special election", July 20, 2015
  • Breitbart.com, "Cantera announces Senate run", by Javier Manjarres, July 18, 2015
  • Miami Herald, "Campaign for Marco Rubioís Senate seat", by Patricia Mazzei, July 15, 2015
  • Sunshine State News, "Why African-Americans in Florida Should Never Vote for Patrick Murphy", by Leslie Wimes, May 25, 2015
  • Miami New Times, "National Democratic Party Endorses Patrick Murphy for Senate", by Kyle Munzenrieder, May 4, 2015
  • Project Vote Smart group ratings for Carlos Lopez-Cantera (2006-12)

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy
    David Jolly: Balance the budget: morally bound and for national security.
    Carlos Lopez-Cantera: As Lt. Governor: focus on job creation and tax reduction.
    David Jolly: We've doubled our national debt in the last 8 years.
Civil Rights
    Marco Rubio: Men's bathrooms are for men & women's bathrooms for women.
    Pam Keith: Racists are sad aberrations, but they still exist.
Drugs
    Marco Rubio: Prove medical benefits to FDA before legalizing marijuana.
    Patrick Murphy: Let states decide marijuana legalization.
    Alan Grayson: Exempt high-CBD/low-THC medical marijuana from Drug War.
    Patrick Murphy: Protect people complying with state marijuana laws from feds.
Education
    Patrick Murphy: Quality public education is best way to grow middle class.
Energy & Oil
    David Jolly: I support offshore drilling, but not off Florida's coasts.
    Ron DeSantis: No delay on Keystone pipeline for security & safety study.
Environment
    Patrick Murphy: Vital to Florida's future that we protect our environment.
Foreign Policy
    Pam Keith: Don't live by fear; we're the most bad-ass nation.
    Pam Keith: Born in Turkey; lived outside US for 9 years.
    Carlos Lopez-Cantera: Defend democracy in Cuba, Venezuela, & Israel.
    Carlos Lopez-Cantera: After Cuban "normalization," more beatings & more oppression.
    David Jolly: Help create stability in regions where there is none.
Free Trade
    David Jolly: Yes to Ex-im bank; No to fast-track.
    Ron DeSantis: No to Ex-im bank; Yes to fast-track.
    Patrick Murphy: Yes to Ex-im bank; No to fast-track.
Government Reform
    David Jolly: OpEd AdWatch: Worked for lobbyists associated with Pakistan.
Gun Control
    Patrick Murphy: Expand background checks; bar people on watch lists.
    Patrick Murphy: No civilian access to military-style assault weapons.
    Patrick Murphy: More background checks: close the terrorist gun loophole.
Health Care
    Patrick Murphy: We can improve ObamaCare, but it has hugely positive impact.
Homeland Security
    Pam Keith: My military service exposed me to issues that we face.
    Patrick Murphy: Voted with GOP for DoD bill that Obama vetoed.
    Alan Grayson: Opposed $607 billion national defense bill.
    Ann Kirkpatrick: Voted with GOP for DoD bill that Obama vetoed.
Immigration
    Alan Grayson: Allow administrative amnesty to some illegal aliens.
    Carlos Lopez-Cantera: FactCheck: Supports E-Verify, but not racial profiling.
Principles & Values
    Patrick Murphy: OpEd: Angry black women should oppose party-choice Murphy.
    Patrick Murphy: Former Republican; FL's most conservative House Democrat.
Social Security
    Carlos Lopez-Cantera: Preserve and protect Social Security and Medicare.
    David Jolly: FactCheck: Discuss private accounts & other options too.
War & Peace
    Patrick Murphy: Air strikes against ISIS but no ground troops.
    David Jolly: Cancel Obama's Iran agreement and keep sanctions.
    Carlos Lopez-Cantera: No nuclear deal with Iran; support preemptive strike.


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