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Books by and about 2016 presidential candidates
Hard Choices,
by Hillary Clinton (2014)
Crippled America ,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Outsider in the White House,
by Bernie Sanders (2015)
American Dreams,
by Marco Rubio (2015)
Taking a Stand,
by Rand Paul (2015)
Unintimidated,
by Scott Walker (2013)
A Time for Truth,
by Ted Cruz (2015)
One Nation,
by Ben Carson (2014)
Trump/Pence vs. Clinton/Kaine On the Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Living History ,
by Hillary Rodham Clinton (2003)
Between Hope and History ,
by Bill Clinton (1996)
In Harmís Way ,
by Dr. Jill Stein (2000)
Democrat vs. Republican vs. Green vs. Libertarian,
Four Party's Presidential Nominees On The Issues (2016)
Books by and about 2012 presidential candidates
Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)

Book Reviews

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Democracy Now! daily independent global news website


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    from Democracy Now! (number of quotes indicated):
  • Barack Obama (5) Democratic President (elected 2008)
  • Cynthia McKinney (4) Green
  • Gary Johnson (1) New Mexico Libertarian Gubernatorial Challenger
  • Jill Stein (34) Green Challenger
  • Mitt Romney (1) Massachusetts Former GOP Governor (2003-2006); Pres. candidate (2008)
  • Ralph Nader (3) Green
  • Richard Carmona (1) Democratic Challenger Arizona
  • Robert Reich (1) Massachusetts Former Dem. Challenger 2002, and Cabinet Sec'y
  • Rocky Anderson (32) Utah Justice Party challenger for President
  • Virgil Goode (12) Constitution Party Challenger
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Abortion
    Jill Stein: Birth control should not be up to your employer.
    Rocky Anderson: Contraceptive services comprehensively provided, and free.
Budget & Economy
    Jill Stein: We're again bailing out Wall Street with quantitative easing.
    Jill Stein: Still no end in sight to economic crisis: focus on jobs.
Civil Rights
    Jill Stein: Pay equity for women remains critical, despite some programs.
    Rocky Anderson: Lilly Ledbetter was a great beginning; now enforce it.
    Virgil Goode: Equal pay for equal work, regardless of sex.
    Barack Obama: Forthright on racial issues and on his civil rights history.
Corporations
    Jill Stein: Hillary is the Wal-Mart candidate.
    Robert Reich: Almost all post-Recession gains have gone to the top 1%.
    Jill Stein: Enormous bipartisan collaboration on deregulation.
    Mitt Romney: OpEd: Romney at Bain Capital sent jobs to China.
    Rocky Anderson: Break up too-big-to-fail banks & prosecute Wall Street fraud.
Crime
    Barack Obama: Battles legislatively against the death penalty.
    Ralph Nader: Product liability suits are a pillar of democracy.
Education
    Jill Stein: Bail out the students instead of bailing out the banks.
    Rocky Anderson: Re-prioritize on education to keep up with rest of world.
Energy & Oil
    Jill Stein: Fight against climate change instead of fighting for oil.
    Jill Stein: Weatherizing homes creates jobs & addresses climate change.
    Virgil Goode: Drill for oil & gas so US becomes an exporter.
Environment
    Rocky Anderson: Polluting industries' campaign donations weaken the EPA.
Families & Children
    Ralph Nader: National speed limit saves lives.
Foreign Policy
    Jill Stein: Re-establish foreign policy on basis of international law.
    Jill Stein: End Israeli apartheid occupations and illegal settlements.
    Rocky Anderson: Build relationships instead of imperialist foreign policy.
    Jill Stein: Get tough policy has opposite effect of what was intended.
    Virgil Goode: No embassies in Libya; no dictating by the UN.
Free Trade
    Gary Johnson: Hypocritical for US to attack China as currency manipulator.
    Jill Stein: International trade boards compromise American sovereignty.
    Virgil Goode: Renegotiate trade agreements focusing on US jobs.
    Virgil Goode: Super PACs benefit from jobs being sent overseas.
Government Reform
    Jill Stein: Supreme Court needs to be for the people and their rights.
    Virgil Goode: Stop the super PACs from controlling our federal election.
    Rocky Anderson: Limit individual donations to $100 a person.
    Cynthia McKinney: Called for impeachment of Bush & Cheney.
    Ralph Nader: Focus on the tools of democracy, not front-page issues.
Gun Control
    Jill Stein: More local regulations; more background checks.
    Jill Stein: Reduce culture of violence via mental health & legal drugs.
    Jill Stein: Address community violence with more mental health services.
    Rocky Anderson: Only reason for assault weapons is to kill people quickly.
    Virgil Goode: Veto any ban on assault weapons.
    Richard Carmona: Owning weapons OK if people have good training, education.
Health Care
    Jill Stein: Health insurance wastes 30%; Medicare only wastes only 3%.
    Rocky Anderson: Congress caved in to the for-profit insurance industry.
    Jill Stein: 75% of expenditures are sick care system, not healthcare.
    Jill Stein: Medicare Part D is a giveaway for pharmaceutical companies.
    Jill Stein: Affordable Care Act is neither Affordable nor Caring.
    Rocky Anderson: Just get the for-profit insurance companies out of the way.
    Rocky Anderson: ObamaCare & RomneyCare are both "insurance companycare".
    Rocky Anderson: Need universal healthcare like every industrialized nation.
Homeland Security
    Jill Stein: Eliminate nuclear weapons in Middle East & whole world.
    Jill Stein: Switch from bloated military to spending at home.
    Rocky Anderson: Reduce our own nuclear weapons before we call on others to.
    Rocky Anderson: Unneeded military programs to bring home bacon: It's treason.
    Rocky Anderson: Bipartisan corporatism and militarism expands war budgets.
    Jill Stein: Bush & Obama criminalized the right to protest.
    Rocky Anderson: Citizens are worried about being safe FROM our government.
    Cynthia McKinney: Pentagon lost $2.3T; letís cut their funding.
Immigration
    Jill Stein: Undocumented immigration massively spiked after NAFTA.
    Jill Stein: Extend DREAM Act beyond age 30.
    Rocky Anderson: Government and corporations have colluded on immigrant jobs.
    Virgil Goode: Moratorium on green cards until unemployment is under 5%.
    Virgil Goode: Illegals' presence here steals jobs from American citizens.
    Virgil Goode: Use entire AZ law as model for US, not just E-Verify.
    Virgil Goode: No green cards for foreigners diplomas; US citizens first.
Jobs
    Jill Stein: Directly create jobs, not via tax breaks.
    Rocky Anderson: Trade agreements responsible for sending jobs overseas.
    Rocky Anderson: Raise minimum wage to $10.55 an hour, to stimulate economy.
    Rocky Anderson: Strong labor movement crucial to thriving middle class.
Principles & Values
    Jill Stein: In private, Hillary is for wealthy, but not in public.
    Jill Stein: Petition to open up debates to more than two candidates.
    Virgil Goode: Not much difference between Obama, Romney and Bush.
    Jill Stein: At breaking point for people, planet, economy, & democracy.
    Rocky Anderson: Economic justice, social justice, & environmental justice.
    Cynthia McKinney: Address people who have withdraws from electoral process.
    Cynthia McKinney: Ban malicious party-crossover voting in open primaries.
    Barack Obama: Unflinching progressive but ok to downstate conservatives.
Social Security
    Jill Stein: System perfectly solvent when rich pay their fair share.
    Rocky Anderson: Payroll tax is as regressive a tax as known to mankind.
Tax Reform
    Rocky Anderson: Big tax cuts just cause more record deficits.
    Rocky Anderson: Massive tax favors to the very wealthiest is an obscenity.
Technology
    Jill Stein: Renew our infrastructure and assure everyone has a job.
    Rocky Anderson: Put 20 million to work on deteriorating infrastructure.
War & Peace
    Jill Stein: Blowback across Middle East due to our immoral war policy.
    Jill Stein: Stop the flow of arms to Syria on both sides.
    Rocky Anderson: We're a bully in the Mideast; no wonder they don't like us.
    Rocky Anderson: Work with Russia on peaceful resolution in Syria.
    Rocky Anderson: Crippling sanctions hurt the people of Iran who sympathize.
    Rocky Anderson: We went into Libya without authorization from Congress.
    Rocky Anderson: Iraq is a tragic unnecessary war.
    Rocky Anderson: Congress should have stopped Bush's pre-emptive war.
    Barack Obama: Problems with current Israeli policy.
    Barack Obama: Not opposed to all wars, but opposed to the war in Iraq.
Welfare & Poverty
    Rocky Anderson: There is so much more work to be done onpoverty.


The above quotations are from Democracy Now! daily independent global news website.

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