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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
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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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State of Tennessee Politicians: secondary Archives


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    from State of Tennessee secondary Archives (number of quotes indicated):
  • Bob Corker (12) Republican Jr Senator Tennessee
  • Harold Ford (13) 2010 Democratic Primary Challenger; previously US Rep (TN) New York
  • Steve Cohen (8) Democrat U.S. Rep Tennessee-9
  • Terry Adams (16) Democratic Challenger Tennessee
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Abortion
    Bob Corker: Incrementally work to lessen number of abortions.
    Bob Corker: No stem cell research that destroys human life.
    Harold Ford: Pro-life; education before pregnancy to reduce abortions.
    Harold Ford: Supports stem cell research of all types.
Budget & Economy
    Terry Adams: Income inequality has grown worse in recent decades.
    Terry Adams: Start reinvesting in the American Dream.
    Bob Corker: Claims Ford tried to add $280 billion to national debt.
    Harold Ford: Fight $2 trillion debt by balancing budget & ending pork.
Civil Rights
    Terry Adams: Equal work deserves equal pay, period.
    Steve Cohen: Recognize civil unions; be tolerant & donít hate.
Corporations
    Terry Adams: Fair tax system without loopholes for corporations & wealthy.
Crime
    Steve Cohen: Supports death penalty; prosecute violent minors as adults.
    Steve Cohen: End parole for violent offenders, but not victimless crimes.
Drugs
    Steve Cohen: Decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana.
Education
    Terry Adams: Invest in our public education system.
    Bob Corker: Bonuses for high-performing teachers.
    Harold Ford: Education needs equivalent of Interstate highway system.
    Steve Cohen: Sex ed should include abstinence AND contraception.
    Steve Cohen: More funding for teachers, pre-K,and after school.
Energy & Oil
    Terry Adams: Transition to clean renewable energy.
    Bob Corker: Strongly support biofuel; campaign chair is biodiesel seller.
    Harold Ford: Grow our way to energy independence, while drilling Alaska.
Foreign Policy
    Terry Adams: Engage abroad with defense, diplomacy, and development.
Free Trade
    Terry Adams: Replace "Made in China" tags with "Made in America".
Government Reform
    Terry Adams: Corporation aren't people and money isn't speech.
    Bob Corker: Work ethic requires solving problems, not just talking.
    Harold Ford: Missed votes while campaigning, but voted 93% of the time.
    Steve Cohen: Limit campaign contributions and campaign spending.
Gun Control
    Steve Cohen: Allow citizens to carry concealed guns.
Homeland Security
    Terry Adams: Service to Citizens: more veterans' benefits.
    Terry Adams: Dependence on OPEC leads to foreign entanglements & wars.
    Terry Adams: Security depends on economic strength AND military might.
Immigration
    Terry Adams: Tough rules to earn citizenship.
    Bob Corker: Fired four illegal immigrants as soon as contract allowed.
    Bob Corker: Use technology to improve fence along Mexican border.
    Harold Ford: Claims Corker hired four illegal immigrants.
Jobs
    Terry Adams: The minimum wage rewards work: increase it.
    Bob Corker: Minimum wage needs increase; but reduce burden too.
    Harold Ford: Consistently supports minimum wage increase.
Principles & Values
    Bob Corker: Fordís family lobbies Ford in Congress.
    Bob Corker: Iíve lived a TN life; my opponent has lived a DC life.
    Harold Ford: Campaign should be about ideas, not family political machine.
    Harold Ford: Attended law school but failed bar exam due to campaigning.
    Harold Ford: This race is about whether we want a rubber stamp for Bush.
War & Peace
    Terry Adams: No nukes for Iran; two-state solution for Palestine.
    Terry Adams: War only when vital and supported, and after all other means.
    Bob Corker: Canít leave Iraq until they have the tools to move ahead.
    Harold Ford: Divide up Iraq into Sunni, Shia & Kurd regions.
    Harold Ford: If you want to stay the course, Iím not your guy.


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  • Bob Corker Republican Jr Senator Tennessee
  • Harold Ford 2010 Democratic Primary Challenger; previously US Rep (TN) New York
  • Steve Cohen Democrat U.S. Rep Tennessee-9
  • Terry Adams Democratic Challenger Tennessee

The above quotations are from State of Tennessee Politicians: secondary Archives.



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