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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
by Cory Booker (2016)
The Truths We Hold,
by Kamala Harris (2019)
Smart on Crime,
by Kamala Harris (2010)
Guide to Political Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2017)
Where We Go From Here,
by Bernie Sanders (2018)
Promise Me, Dad ,
by Joe Biden (2017)
Conscience of a Conservative,
by Jeff Flake (2017)
Two Paths,
by Gov. John Kasich (2017)
Every Other Monday,
by Rep. John Kasich (2010)
Courage is Contagious,
by John Kasich (1998)
Shortest Way Home,
by Pete Buttigieg (2019)
The Book of Joe ,
by Jeff Wilser (2019; biography of Joe Biden)
by Michelle Obama (2018)
Our Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2016)
This Fight Is Our Fight,
by Elizabeth Warren (2017)
Higher Loyalty,
by James Comey (2018)
The Making of Donald Trump,
by David Cay Johnston (2017)
Books by and about the 2016 presidential election
What Happened ,
by Hillary Clinton (2017)
Higher Loyalty ,
by James Comey (2018)
Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Hard Choices,
by Hillary Clinton (2014)
Becoming ,
by Michelle Obama (2018)
Outsider in the White House,
by Bernie Sanders (2015)

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National Platform of the Libertarian Party, Adopted July 2000 (and earlier)

Click here for 36 full quotes from Libertarian Party in the book 2000 Libertarian Party Platform.
OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Abortion is a woman’s choice and does not concern the state.
Budget & Economy
    Reduce taxes, spending, and eliminate controls on trade.
    Abolish all regulation of banks in favor of free market.
    Pass constitutional amendment requiring a balanced budget.
Civil Rights
    Repeal all laws against homosexuality.
    Right to complete freedom of expression includes pornography.
    Redress the wrongs of the U.S. towards the Indians.
    Encourage private efforts to fight crime.
    Allow drugs, alcohol, prostitution, gambling, and suicide.
    Strengthen, not reduce, the rights of the accused.
    The war on drugs threatens individual liberties.
    Separation of education and State.
    End compulsory busing & compulsory education.
    The state should stay out of education.
    Treat private school funding the same as public schools.
    The parties responsible for pollution should be held liable.
Families & Children
    Keep families free from government intrusion.
Foreign Policy
    Tyranny around the world must be condemned.
    No U.S. intervention in the affairs of other countries.
Free Trade
    Prosperity will come from unrestricted free markets.
    Abolish all trade barriers and trade agreements.
Government Reform
    The government should keep “hands off” the economy.
    Abolish the Department of Energy.
Gun Control
    Repeal all gun control laws and regulation of weapons.
Health Care
    Government should not be in the health insurance business.
Homeland Security
    Oppose any form of national service.
    Eliminate nuclear weapons & bring all U.S. troops home.
    Eliminate all restrictions on immigration.
    Union activity by choice only.
    No welfare & no restrictions on work.
Principles & Values
    Encourage individual freedom without government interference.
    Church and state should be completely separate.
    No taxation or regulation of private property.
Social Security
    Privatize Social Security.
Tax Reform
    Repeal all income taxes, & the 16th Amendment.
War & Peace
    Eliminate intervention by US abroad.

The above quotations are from National Platform of the Libertarian Party, Adopted July 2000 (and earlier).

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