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)
(click a book cover for a review or other books by or about the presidency from Amazon.com)
2016 Ohio Senate race: debates and news coverage
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from 2016 OH Senate race (number of quotes indicated):
- P.G. Sittenfeld (18) Democratic Senate challenger Ohio
- Rob Portman (5) Republican 2016 Primary Challenger
- Ron Wyden (1) Democratic Sr Senator Oregon
- Ted Strickland (17) Ohio Former Democratic Governor (2006-2010)
OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
Ohio Senate debates and race coverage:
- DailyKos.com, "Free Trade and Tim Kaine," June 26, 2016
- Marijuana.com, "Key Senate Races for Marijuana Reform," by Tom Angell on June 13th, 2016
- Washington Free Beacon, "Strickland Refuses to 'Renounce' the NRA", by Morgan Chalfant, October 14, 2015
- Columbus Dispatch, "State application for charter-school grant remains a mystery", by Catherine Candisky, Oct 5, 2015
- Cleveland Plain Dealer, "Sittenfeld will run to the left of Strickland", by Henry J. Gomez, May 15, 2015
- OnTheIssues transcript of Cincinnati Enquirer videos, "Strickland, Sittenfeld talk Iran", May 12, 2015
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Ted Strickland: Supports some restrictions but Planned Parenthood ok.
P.G. Sittenfeld: Unwavering supporter of a woman's right to choose.
Budget & Economy|
P.G. Sittenfeld: Make big banks split their commercial & investment practices.
P.G. Sittenfeld: Trickle-down economics has not worked for vast majority.
Ted Strickland: Turnaround Ohio: invest in innovation and entrepreneurship.
P.G. Sittenfeld: Saying "black lives matter" recognizes institutional racism.
P.G. Sittenfeld: Mandatory minimum sentencing causes black mass incarceration.
Rob Portman: No legalization; focus instead on drug prevention.
Ted Strickland: Decriminalize and/or legalize marijuana.
Ted Strickland: Medical cannabis is a "no-brainer"; decriminalize now.
P.G. Sittenfeld: Reform outdated marijuana laws that penalize possession.
P.G. Sittenfeld: Marijuana legalization & tight regulation.
Ted Strickland: Criticizes $71M in charter school funding for rigged report.
Energy & Oil|
Rob Portman: Human activity contributes to climate change; but no laws.
Ted Strickland: Tackle the challenge of catastrophic climate change.
P.G. Sittenfeld: I'm strongly opposed to the Keystone XL pipeline.
Ted Strickland: Stay out of Keystone XL discussions; it doesn't involve Ohio.
Ted Strickland: Safeguard clean air and water for future generations.
Families & Children|
P.G. Sittenfeld: Fight for the right to paid sick days.
Ted Strickland: Support Iran nuke treaty; opposes ground troops against ISIS.
Rob Portman: Push TPP to remove limits on US poultry exports.
Rob Portman: Negotiated fast-track under Bush; but slowing it under Obama.
Ron Wyden: Key supporter of fast-track trade-promotion authority.
Ted Strickland: Overturn Citizens United with constitutional amendment.
Ted Strickland: Citizens United lets billionaires' dark money buy elections.
P.G. Sittenfeld: The right to cast a ballot is under assault.
P.G. Sittenfeld: Constitutional amendment to overturn Citizens United.
Ted Strickland: Supports background checks; close terror watchlist loophole.
Ted Strickland: 2010: Pro-gun & NRA endorsed; 2016: end gun epidemic.
P.G. Sittenfeld: We need Senators who'll stand up to extreme gun lobby.
Ted Strickland: OpEd: Worked for anti-gun group, but never renounced NRA.
P.G. Sittenfeld: We have more mass murders because we have more guns.
Ted Strickland: Improve ObamaCare: repeal Cadillac Tax; negotiate Rx drugs.
Ted Strickland: Fix broken system with comprehensive immigration reform.
P.G. Sittenfeld: Common-sense pathway to citizenship but not amnesty.
Rob Portman: Supported Bush's privatization, but no longer supports it.
Ted Strickland: No Social Security privatization.
War & Peace|
P.G. Sittenfeld: Keep the conversation going with ISIS, including nukes.
P.G. Sittenfeld: Trust but verify with Iran; the alternative is war.
P.G. Sittenfeld: Supports targeted airstrikes against ISIS.
Welfare & Poverty|
P.G. Sittenfeld: Wealth inequality is worst since the Gilded Age.
The above quotations are from 2016 Ohio Senate race: debates and news coverage.