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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)
Higher Loyalty ,
by James Comey (2018)
Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Outsider in the White House,
by Bernie Sanders (2015)

Book Reviews

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Survey of 2019 Gubernatorial campaign websites


    Click on a participant to pop-up their full list of quotations
    from Gubernatorial campaign websites (number of quotes indicated):
  • Adam Edelen (9) Kentucky Democratic Gubernatorial Challenger
  • Andy Beshear (11) Kentucky Democratic Gubernatorial Challenger
  • Bill Waller (4) Mississippi Republican Gubernatorial candidate
  • Eddie Rispone (3) Louisiana Republican Gubernatorial candidate
  • Jim Hood (1) Mississippi Democratic Gubernatorial Challenger
  • Robert Foster (10) Mississippi Republican challenger for Governor
  • Robert Goforth (2) Kentucky Republican challenger for Governor
  • Rocky Adkins (4) Kentucky Democratic Gubernatorial Challenger
  • Tate Reeves (6) Mississippi Republican candidate for governor
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Abortion
    Robert Foster: Protect all innocent life, including unborn children.
Budget & Economy
    Adam Edelen: Kentucky Kick Start: make Main Streets bustling again.
Civil Rights
    Andy Beshear: Government works best with a wide range of voices.
    Andy Beshear: Marriage equality for whomever you love.
Corporations
    Robert Foster: A tax on business means a tax on job creation.
    Robert Goforth: As business owner and pharmacists, he's a proven job creator.
    Tate Reeves: Reduce taxes and work with businesses, & jobs will follow.
Crime
    Robert Foster: Reduce recidivism by differentiating non-violent offenders.
    Tate Reeves: Strengthen public safety; more police officers in schools.
Drugs
    Andy Beshear: Legalize medical marijuana; maybe it'll replace opioids.
    Adam Edelen: More beds in Kentucky to treat the scourge of addition.
    Andy Beshear: Sue opioid manufacturers & distributors who flood market.
    Robert Foster: We can't punish someone out of addiction.
Education
    Bill Waller: Pay raise for good teachers & to attract new ones.
    Adam Edelen: Don't make schools profit centers for charter corporations.
    Adam Edelen: Make college affordable to the children of working families.
    Andy Beshear: Committed to a world-class public education.
    Robert Foster: School choice has its place, but we must be very careful.
    Rocky Adkins: Protect public education from private, for-profit schools.
    Tate Reeves: Public charter schools in failing districts.
Energy & Oil
    Andy Beshear: Focus on "all-of-the-above" and low utility bills.
    Adam Edelen: Climate change is real; renewables key to tomorrow's jobs.
Government Reform
    Eddie Rispone: Favors overhaul of state constitution, "fix it & start over".
    Andy Beshear: Fight for every Kentuckian's right to vote.
    Adam Edelen: Zero Tolerance: put crooked politicians behind bars.
    Adam Edelen: Restore Kentucky Commission on Women; 50% women in Cabinet.
    Andy Beshear: State government operates in secret: push for transparency.
    Robert Foster: Enact sunset legislation; roll back rules and regulations.
    Tate Reeves: Sunshine Act: transparent process for awarding contracts.
Gun Control
    Robert Foster: Second amendment is final check & balance in Constitution.
    Tate Reeves: Pro-gun rights; lowered barriers to concealed carry.
Health Care
    Bill Waller: More accessible, quality health care to address crisis.
    Adam Edelen: Protect ObamaCare and expanded Medicaid.
    Robert Foster: Reform our monopolistic Certificate of Need laws.
    Rocky Adkins: No one should ever have to delay care to pay bills.
Immigration
    Eddie Rispone: Stands with Trump on immigration & border wall.
    Eddie Rispone: Put an end to sanctuary cities.
    Robert Foster: No sanctuary: report illegal criminals.
Jobs
    Andy Beshear: Grow our economy with skill training, not CEO giveaways.
    Andy Beshear: Wrong that women make significantly less than men.
    Andy Beshear: Support prevailing wage law; oppose Right-To-Work laws.
    Adam Edelen: Ensure that Kentucky workers are paid a living wage.
    Rocky Adkins: Focus on fair wages for 21st century jobs.
Principles & Values
    Bill Waller: Service to God, to family, to state and country.
    Robert Goforth: Self-description: Christian; father; veteran; conservative.
Tax Reform
    Robert Foster: Excise and sales tax, rather than income and property tax.
    Tate Reeves: Reduce taxes to help small business.
Technology
    Bill Waller: More funds to take care of our crumbling roads and bridges.
    Rocky Adkins: Improve our roads, bridges, water systems, and Internet.
Welfare & Poverty
    Jim Hood: Follow Jesus' compassion to care for the least among us.


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  • Adam Edelen Kentucky Democratic Gubernatorial Challenger
  • Andy Beshear Kentucky Democratic Gubernatorial Challenger
  • Bill Waller Mississippi Republican Gubernatorial candidate
  • Eddie Rispone Louisiana Republican Gubernatorial candidate
  • Jim Hood Mississippi Democratic Gubernatorial Challenger
  • Robert Foster Mississippi Republican challenger for Governor
  • Robert Goforth Kentucky Republican challenger for Governor
  • Rocky Adkins Kentucky Democratic Gubernatorial Challenger
  • Tate Reeves Mississippi Republican candidate for governor

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