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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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Keeping the Republic
Saving America by Trusting Americans
,
by Mitch Daniels



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Click here for 38 full quotes from Mitch Daniels in the book Keeping the Republic, by Gov. Mitch Daniels (R, IN).
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 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Abortion
    Declare truce on abortion Issue.
    A reliable advocate of right to life.
Budget & Economy
    Desperately alarmed about national spending.
    Spend less money than you take in.
    Downsize federal employment: freeze hiring & freeze pay.
    Reinstate impoundment: spend less than appropriated.
Civil Rights
    Traditional definition of marriage AND non-discrimination.
    Raised women and minority contracting in public positions.
Crime
    Privatize prison management.
Education
    Public schools' failure fault of NEA & AFT unions.
    NEA not entirely motivated by what's best for children.
    Pro school choice; pro charter schools; pro voucher.
    Pay students to leave high school early.
Energy & Oil
    Look to US sources of energy; we shoot ourselves in the foot.
    Some subsidies ok for renewable energy.
    Biofuels oversubsidized but should still be encouraged.
Environment
    Rename EPA as Employment Prevention Agency.
    Reduced air pollution in 23 non-compliant counties.
Government Reform
    Expansion of public power shrinks the citizen.
    Declare a multi-year moratorium on new rules of any kind.
Health Care
    HSAs work better than old-fashioned insurance plans.
    Obamacare is an existential fiscal crisis; it must be undone.
    Healthy Indiana: POWER = personal wellness & responsibility.
    Medicare 2.0 for the sickest, and for middle and low income.
Homeland Security
    WMD and National Debt, the two greatest dangers to America.
    Defense spending must be reviewed for budget cuts.
    Limit defense missions to the vital interests of our country.
    Rampant waste in defense spending.
Immigration
    Need more immigrants with brains or money to invest.
Social Security
    Means testing for Social Security.
    Raise the retirement age; replace COLA.
Tax Reform
    Solemn duty to spend wisely when taking from free citizens.
    Reform the income tax; raise tax rate if necessary.
Welfare & Poverty
    Reform the Safety Net; we're not "entitled" to anything.
    Replace welfare programs with negative income tax.


The above quotations are from Keeping the Republic
Saving America by Trusting Americans
,
by Mitch Daniels.

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