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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
United,
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)
Becoming,
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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Speeches at Republican National Convention, Sept. 3rd-5th, 2008


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Budget & Economy
    Sarah Palin: Control spending by request if possible; by veto if needed.
Civil Rights
    Mike Huckabee: I witnessed firsthand the shameful evil of racism.
Education
    John McCain: I want schools to answer to parents and students.
Energy & Oil
    John McCain: Attack the energy problem on every front.
    Sarah Palin: Produce more of our own oil & gas, for national security.
    Sarah Palin: Gas pipeline:historyís largest private-sector infrastructure.
    Sarah Palin: More pipelines; more nukes; more coal; more alternatives.
Families & Children
    Sarah Palin: Special-needs children will have her as a friend & advocate.
Foreign Policy
    John McCain: Iím prepared for the dangerous threats in this world.
    Rudy Giuliani: No one told Obama that Russia has a veto power at the UN.
Government Reform
    John McCain: Partisan rancor isnít a cause, itís a symptom.
    John McCain: Fought corruption and the big spenders in both parties.
    John McCain: Share the credit for good ideas instead of fighting over it.
    Sarah Palin: Shook up the good-olí boys network with major ethics reform.
    Sarah Palin: Vetoed nearly half a billion dollars in wasteful spending.
Homeland Security
    John McCain: I hate war; itís terrible beyond imagination.
    Sarah Palin: Focus on fighting Al-Qaeda terrorists, not on reading rights.
Jobs
    John McCain: Help workers find new jobs that wonít go away.
Principles & Values
    John McCain: I fight for Americans; I fight for you.
    John McCain: Warning to Washington crowd: Change is coming.
    John McCain: Fight to restore the pride and principles of our party.
    John McCain: America is an idea and a cause worth fighting for.
    John McCain: Iím running for president because my country saved me.
    John McCain: Serve a cause greater than yourself.
    John McCain: Iím a proud citizen of the greatest country on Earth.
    John McCain: Fight for whatís right for our country.
    Mitt Romney: Opportunity is what lets hope become reality.
    Mitt Romney: Liberals replace opportunity with dependency on government.
    Fred Thompson: Need a president who feels no need to apologize for America.
    Fred Thompson: Obama is the most liberal and inexperienced nominee ever.
    Mike Huckabee: I didnít want to wait for the government to rescue me.
    Sarah Palin: Small towns produced Harry Truman as V.P.; and produced me.
    Sarah Palin: Signed up for PTA; then ran for City Council; then Mayor.
    George W. Bush: Believe in the goodness and wisdom of the American people.
    Joseph Lieberman: Politicians are fighting each other but not for the people.
    Joseph Lieberman: Being an American before being a Democrat or a Republican.
Tax Reform
    John McCain: Double the child tax exemption from $3,500 to $7,000.
    Sarah Palin: Raising taxes hurts small business and hurts jobs.
War & Peace
    Rudy Giuliani: The Democrats rarely mentioned the 9/11 attacks at the DNC.
    George W. Bush: We need a president who understands the lessons of 9/11.


The above quotations are from Speeches at Republican National Convention, Sept. 3rd-5th, 2008.

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