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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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Media coverage of WA political races in The Seattle Times


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    from The Seattle Times (number of quotes indicated):
  • Bill Bryant (2) Washington Republican 2016 Gubernatorial candidate
  • Bruce Guthrie (2) Libertarian Challenger (2006) Washington
  • Chris Vance (5) Republican Senate challenger Washington
  • Dino Rossi (6) Republican Challenger (2010) Washington
  • George Nethercutt (1) 2004 former Republican challenger; US Representative Washington
  • Jay Inslee (2) Washington Democratic Governor
  • Maria Cantwell (10) Democratic Jr Senator Washington
  • Michael Baumgartner (6) Republican Challenger Washington
  • Mike McGavick (2) Republican challenger (2006) Washington
  • Patty Murray (6) Democratic Sr Senator Washington
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Abortion
    Chris Vance: Keep existing Washington state law on abortion rights.
Budget & Economy
    Chris Vance: Deficit-reduction plan like Simpson-Bowles commission.
    Dino Rossi: Big government is cause of current crisis, not its solution.
    Patty Murray: Government action needed to fix damage done by Wall Street.
Drugs
    Chris Vance: Keep existing Washington state law on legal marijuana.
    Jay Inslee: Pilot program for growing industrial hemp.
    Michael Baumgartner: Advised counternarcotics team in Afghanistan.
Education
    Jay Inslee: Reverse transfer credits toward associate degrees.
    Maria Cantwell: Opposes parents choosing schools via vouchers.
Energy & Oil
    Bill Bryant: Supported leasing oil drilling port for jobs benefit.
    Bill Bryant: Allow oil rigs through Port of Seattle for Arctic drilling.
    Maria Cantwell: Climate change is happening but unclear if manmade.
    Michael Baumgartner: One-cent gas tax to pay for veterans' services.
    Michael Baumgartner: Climate change is happening but unclear if manmade.
Foreign Policy
    Michael Baumgartner: Served as lead strategic-policy coordinator in Baghdad.
Free Trade
    Maria Cantwell: Voted for NAFTA; favors China PNTR.
Government Reform
    Dino Rossi: Call to halt earmarks; that's what's wrong with D.C.
    Patty Murray: Halting earmarks shortchanges important state projects.
Health Care
    Dino Rossi: ObamaCare will require hordes of IRS agents to administer.
    Patty Murray: ObamaCare provides money to train future family physicians.
    George Nethercutt: Limit malpractice judgments against OB/GYNs.
Immigration
    Dino Rossi: Secure the border, then decide on kids of illegal immigrants.
    Patty Murray: Give kids of illegal immigrants a chance to be citizens.
Principles & Values
    Dino Rossi: Murray is shortchanging voters with 2 debates instead of 6.
    Patty Murray: Long history of limiting debates with her challengers.
    Maria Cantwell: Voted for Kerry in 2004; he matched Northwest values.
Social Security
    Chris Vance: Increase retirement age; change benefit programs.
    Dino Rossi: No comment on raising retirement age or other changes, yet.
    Patty Murray: No comment on raising retirement age or other changes, yet.
    Bruce Guthrie: Personal accounts if under 25; opt-out if under 50.
    Maria Cantwell: Tax cut on $1.2M earners would keep system solvent 75 years.
    Maria Cantwell: Keep progressivity and guaranteed benefit.
    Mike McGavick: Personal accounts for younger workers, but not privatized.
    Maria Cantwell: Opposes privatizing Social Security.
Tax Reform
    Chris Vance: Tax increases on the wealthy Americans and a higher gas tax.
    Maria Cantwell: Opposes making income tax flatter & lower.
War & Peace
    Maria Cantwell: Leave Afghanistan in 2014 as planned.
    Michael Baumgartner: Leave Afghanistan now & use funds domestically.
    Michael Baumgartner: We're wasting resources on democracy-building in Afghanistan.
    Bruce Guthrie: Iraq is in civil war; bring the troops home.
    Maria Cantwell: Change the course in Iraq; we canít stay indefinitely.
    Mike McGavick: Cannot give Iraq to the terrorists or theyíll follow us here.


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