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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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The American Prospect, columns by Robert Reich and others


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Budget & Economy
    Robert Reich: Greenspanís caution is ludicrous during a recession.
    Robert Reich: Stimulus: more unemployment insurance, less payroll tax.
    Robert Reich: New progressivism: economic dynamism with social cushions.
Civil Rights
    Wesley Clark: Supports affirmative action, including in college admissions.
Education
    Robert Reich: Poorest children should get largest vouchers.
Environment
    Robert Reich: World environmental agency should impose emissions rules.
Foreign Policy
    Robert Reich: Itís time to advocate strongly for Palestinian state.
Free Trade
    Robert Reich: Share benefits of globalization; lower import trade barriers.
    Ralph Nader: Subordinate the commercial to human rights, enviro, & labor.
    Ralph Nader: China & other dictatorships have no real free trade.
    Robert Reich: Poor nations should improve conditions as wealth increases.
    Robert Reich: Trade with China makes sense if US workers are protected.
Gun Control
    Robert Reich: If I had my way, Iíd restrict handguns.
Health Care
    Robert Reich: Budget surplus means itís time for universal health care.
Homeland Security
    Robert Reich: Building missile defense will start a new Frigid War.
Principles & Values
    Wesley Clark: Considered 2002 AR gubernatorial run against GOP incumbent.
    Robert Reich: Rebirth of Democratic activism: 2002 midterm convention.
    Walter Mondale: Presidency needs goals, and needs to address the nation.
Social Security
    Robert Reich: Privatization is the first cousin of social Darwinism.
Tax Reform
    Robert Reich: No tax cut. Period.
    Robert Reich: Expand EITC & raise bottom of SSI tax, as tax cut to poor.
War & Peace
    Robert Reich: War against terrorism requires better intelligence-gathering.
    Robert Reich: Must examine terrorismís context and US role.
Welfare & Poverty
    Robert Reich: Give housing vouchers to poor families.
    Robert Reich: Welfare reform resulted in millions working at dead end jobs.


The above quotations are from The American Prospect, columns by Robert Reich and others.

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