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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)

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The Journey From Here, by Bill Bradley


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Click here for 34 full quotes from Bill Bradley in the book The Journey From Here.
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 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy
    Prosperity is a means to an end; goal is solving problems.
    Define national interest in human terms, not economic terms.
    Fiscal restraint, open markets, invest in future.
Civil Rights
    Quest for racial unity is a defining moral issue.
    Whites should recognize “white skin privilege”.
Education
    University partnerships: get teachers into high-need schools.
    More info on schools so parents can choose what is best.
Energy & Oil
    Prefers filling oil reserves to developing synfuels.
Environment
    Protecting environment is ultimate enlightened self-interest.
Families & Children
    Government partnership creates family infrastructure.
    Enforce child support more.
Foreign Policy
    Increase foreign aid; US is last per capita.
    Freedom Exchange Act: Funding for people-to-people contact.
    Don’t provoke Russia; no more NATO expansion.
    No reason to think of China as an enemy.
Free Trade
    Open trade raises prosperity and increases freedom.
    WTO is first step in worldwide economic system.
Government Reform
    Political money eats away at fabric of democracy.
    Replace soft money with public campaign finance.
    Make voter registration easier.
Gun Control
    Money determines gun laws instead of child safety.
Health Care
    Health care should assure Americans that they are cared for.
    Mandatory insurance for children, at birth, federally paid.
Homeland Security
    Make post-Cold War choices: pay personnel, not for bases.
    Strengthen Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty.
Jobs
    Raise minimum wage now; index it for later.
Principles & Values
    Presidential campaign was about telling the truth.
    The journey from here is to change the world.
    The journey from here to change the world.
Technology
    We gave away spectrum; give back free campaign air time.
    Internet gives people control over political information.
    Internet gives people control over political information.
War & Peace
    Rely on UN peacekeepers when no vital US interest.
Welfare & Poverty
    Reducing teen pregnancy will reduce poverty.


The above quotations are from The Journey From Here, by Bill Bradley.

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