OnTheIssues.org


Home Issues Leaders Recent Grid Archive Senate House VoteMatch_Quiz FAQs
 2012 Election:  Obama's book Biden's book Romney's book Ryan's book  |  Jill Stein's interview Gary Johnson's interview  |   2012   Debates 

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

(from Amazon.com)

(click a book cover for a review or other books by or about the presidency from Amazon.com)

Democrat Debate in Harlem (NYC NY), Feb. 21, 2000

[Title4]

    Click on a participant to pop-up their full list of quotations
    from Democrat Debate in the Apollo Theater in Harlem (number of quotes indicated):
  • Al Gore (13)
  • Bill Bradley (13)
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Civil Rights
    Al Gore: Address racial profiling in civil life as well as laws.
    Al Gore: Minorities benefit most from opportunity.
    Al Gore: Keep affirmative action; reject numerical quotas.
    Bill Bradley: The US should acknowledge African-American suffering.
Crime
    Al Gore: Three Strikes should apply only to truly violent crimes.
    Al Gore: Supports death penalty; no moratorium for new DNA techniques.
    Al Gore: Education and fair policing will reduce black incarceration.
    Bill Bradley: No mandatory sentencing for first-time minor drug offenders.
    Bill Bradley: Federal law should address racial profiling.
Education
    Al Gore: Revolution in public schools, but his kids in private school.
    Bill Bradley: Allow parents to move to better-performing public schools.
    Bill Bradley: Vouchers gave parents a chance, but system isn’t big enough.
Environment
    Al Gore: Environmental justice and economic revival go hand-in-hand.
Gun Control
    Al Gore: Passed toughest gun control in 30 years; same for next 30.
    Bill Bradley: Gore was a conservative Congressman who voted with NRA.
    Bill Bradley: Register and license all handguns.
Health Care
    Al Gore: Private insurers won’t take AIDS patients; need Medicaid.
    Al Gore: We can give prescription help to elderly AND save Medicare.
    Bill Bradley: Pledges better health plan for every Medicaid patient.
    Bill Bradley: Help HIV-infected with Ryan White Act and health centers.
Principles & Values
    Bill Bradley: His minority programs reach bourgeoisie; not the boulevard.
    Bill Bradley: The president must explain “white skin privilege” to America.
Tax Reform
    Al Gore: Save Social Security, Medicare, and address debt before cuts.
    Bill Bradley: Better health insurance and schools before tax cuts.
Technology
    Al Gore: Universal Internet access should be a national priority.
    Bill Bradley: Close digital divide with teachers and “infostamp” vouchers.


The above quotations are from Democrat Debate in Harlem (NYC NY), Feb. 21, 2000.

Logo
All material copyright 1999-2013
by OnTheIssues.org
Reprinting by permission only.

E-mail: submit@OnTheIssues.org
Mail
Send donations or submit quotations to:
OnTheIssues.org
1770 Massachusetts Ave. #630
Cambridge, MA 02140



OnTheIssues.org
Home Page
Most recent quotations Archive of books & debates Candidate Matching Quiz

Page last edited: Apr 16, 2013