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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)

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State of North Carolina Politicians: secondary Archives

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    from State of North Carolina secondary Archives (number of quotes indicated):
  • Bev Perdue (6) North Carolina Former Democratic Governor (2009-2013)
  • Elizabeth Dole (1) North Carolina Former Cabinet Member (Labor Sec'y) and Senator
  • Erskine Bowles (1) 2004 former Democrat challenger; former W.H. Chief of Staff North Carolina
  • George Bush Sr. (2)
  • Kay Hagan (5) Democratic Jr Senator North Carolina
  • Noam Chomsky (1)
  • Pat McCrory (6) North Carolina Republican Governor
  • Richard Hudson (6) Republican U.S. Rep North Carolina-8
  • Thom Tillis (14) Republican Challenger North Carolina
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    Thom Tillis: Require 24-hour information period before abortion.
Civil Rights
    Thom Tillis: Constitutionally define marriage as one man and one woman.
    Thom Tillis: AdWatch: began working at 15; postponed college until later.
    Bev Perdue: Tax relief for corporations from highest rate in southeast.
    Thom Tillis: Limit use of racial statistics in death penalty cases.
    Pat McCrory: Coordinated effort against cartel drug rings.
    Bev Perdue: $400M federal funds for Ready Set Go! Initiative.
    George Bush Sr.: Churches & private schools provide 93% of education funding.
Energy & Oil
    Kay Hagan: Advocate for Keystone XL pipeline.
    Thom Tillis: Use hydraulic fracturing (fracking) for oil & gas extraction.
    Pat McCrory: Remove regulations on Environmental and Natural Resources.
    Noam Chomsky: Unfair for emerging economies to bear environmental burden.
Free Trade
    Bev Perdue: Visited China to see N.C.'s competition.
Government Reform
    Thom Tillis: Helped engineer voter ID legislation.
    Richard Hudson: Eliminate 527s and force full disclosure.
    Bev Perdue: Consolidate 14 state agencies into 8; cut $2.2B from budget.
    Thom Tillis: No new restrictions on independent campaign expenditures.
Gun Control
    Thom Tillis: Concealed carry permits for state parking lots.
Health Care
    Kay Hagan: AdWatch: Hagan promised wrongly that all can keep insurance.
    Thom Tillis: AdWatch: ObamaCare is a disaster.
    Kay Hagan: I'd vote for ObamaCare again, but do "sensible fixes".
    Thom Tillis: AdWatch: TV PAC attack on ObamaCare is a "badge of honor".
    Kay Hagan: AdWatch: Targeted by RNC robocalls for support of ObamaCare.
    Kay Hagan: AdWatch: Voted against consumers keeping pre-ObamaCare plans.
    Thom Tillis: Do everything in our power to undo ObamaCare.
    George Bush Sr.: Let people buy into Medicaid; no mandated insurance.
Homeland Security
    Pat McCrory: For our heroes, retain troop bases & defense manufacturing.
    Richard Hudson: I do not support Obama's proposal to cut $1T from Defense.
    Bev Perdue: N.C. is most military-friendly state in America.
    Richard Hudson: End "birth right citizenship".
    Erskine Bowles: More border security.
    Pat McCrory: Recruit and retain N.C. jobs, in RTP and in small towns.
Local Issues
    Pat McCrory: Use lottery money for education, not lottery advertising.
Principles & Values
    Thom Tillis: Served on town commission; ousted sitting State House Rep.
    Thom Tillis: "Moral Mondays" are for whining losers who oppose GOP agenda.
    Pat McCrory: When you try to appease everyone, you satisfy no one.
Social Security
    Richard Hudson: Reform the system for those my age and younger.
Tax Reform
    Thom Tillis: Repeal estate tax, except real estate & residents.
    Bev Perdue: 46,000 students in NC Virtual Public High School.
War & Peace
    Richard Hudson: No timetable for withdrawal from Afghanistan.
    Richard Hudson: Military force OK to prevent Iranian nukes.
Welfare & Poverty
    Elizabeth Dole: Flexibility in welfare programs via federal block grants.

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