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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
Fire and Fury,
by Michael Wolff (2018)
Trump Revealed,
by Michael Kranish and Marc Fisher (2016)
The Making of Donald Trump,
by David Cay Johnston (2016)
Promise Me, Dad ,
by Joe Biden (2017)
The Book of Joe ,
by Jeff Wilser (2019; biography of Joe Biden)
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)
Our Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2016)
This Fight Is Our Fight,
by Elizabeth Warren (2017)
United,
by Cory Booker (2016)
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)
Becoming,
by Michelle Obama (2018)
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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CNN political race coverage


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    Articles from CNN.com:
  • CNN, "Supreme Court affirmative action decision," by Aditi Sangal, Adrienne Vogt, Sydney Kashiwagi, Matt Meyer and Tori B. Powell, June 30, 2023, (Link)
  • CNN, "'What's a Uyghur?': Miami mayor and 2024 GOP hopeful Suarez fumbles question on China," by Kit Maher and Shawna Mizelle, June 27, 2023, (Link)
  • 2024_NC_Gov: CNN, "North Carolina's GOP-led General Assembly overrides Democratic governor's 12-week abortion ban veto," by Shania Shelton and Dianne Gallagher, May 16, 2023, (Link)
  • CNN, "Biden to pardon all federal offenses of simple marijuana possession in first major steps toward decriminalization," by Kevin Liptak, October 6, 2022, (Link)
  • 2022 Maryland Senate race: "More than half of Republican Senate nominees have rejected, cast doubt upon or tried to overturn the 2020 election results," by Daniel Dale, September 15, 2022, (Link)
  • CNN, "Final candidates in race to become new UK Prime Minister vow to expand Rwanda immigration policy," by Niamh Kennedy, July 24, 2022Link
  • CNN, "The difference Ketanji Brown Jackson may make on the conservative-dominated Supreme Court," by Joan Biskupic, February 25, 2022
  • CNN, "What Martin Luther King Jr. said about voting rights and why celebration without legislation dishonors his legacy," by Brandon Tensley, January 17, 2022, (Link)
  • CNN 2022 "State of the Union" interview: Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC) & Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-LA), 1/16/2022
  • CNN 2022 "State of the Union" interview: Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX), 1/16/2022
  • CNN interview of New York City Mayor Eric Adams, January 9, 2022
  • CNN 2022 interview of Biden Secretary of State Antony Blinken, January 09, 2022
  • CNN 2022 "State of the Union" interview of Rep. Bennie Thompson, January 02, 2022
  • CNN 2022 "State of the Union" interview of Gov. Larry Hogan (R-MD), January 02, 2022
  • CNN, "Larry Elder baselessly raises possibility of election 'shenanigans' in California recall," by Dan Merica, September 8, 2021, (Link)
  • On Biden Promises: "Six key takeaways from Biden's Russia sanctions announcement," by Jeremy Herb, Brian Fung and Marshall Cohen, April 15, 2021
  • On LA-5 House race: "Julia Letlow makes history in Louisiana's 5th District Special Election while 2nd District goes to runoff," by Adam Levy & Ethan Cohen, 3/21/2021
  • (On 2022_KY_Senate), "Charles Booker 'strongly considering' 2022 Senate bid against Rand Paul," by Alex Rogers, March 15, 2021
  • "Biden to sign executive orders establishing Gender Policy Council and addressing sexual violence in education," by Jason Hoffman and Paul LeBlanc, March 8, 2021
  • "Here's what's in the Senate stimulus plan," by Tami Luhby and Katie Lobosco, March 6, 2021
  • (On Trump Cabinet): "How Pompeo convinced Trump to kill Soleimani and fulfilled a decade-long goal," by Nicole Gaouette and Jamie Gangel, January 9, 2020
  • (On Matt Lieberman): CNN.com coverage of 2019-20 Georgia 2-year Senate race, Oct 3, 2019
  • (On Eddie Melton): CNN.com coverage of impeaching Trump, Sep 26, 2019
  • (On Robert Foster): CNN.com on 2019 Mississippi Gubernatorial race, Jul 11, 2019
  • (On Eddie Melton): CNN.com coverage of Vermont legislative voting record H.57, Jul 6, 2019
  • (On Beto O`Rourke): CNN.com coverage of 2020 Democratic primary, Jun 24, 2019
  • On 2022 Rhode Island Governor race: "Rhode Island governor signs abortion protection bill," by Caroline Kelly, June 20, 2019
  • CNN, "Joe Biden supports decriminalizing marijuana, stops short of calling for legalization," by Arlette Saenz, May 16, 2019, (Link)
  • (On Ron DeSantis): CNN.com on 2018 Florida gubernatorial race, May 8, 2019
  • (On Trump Administration): "Trump vetoes Congress's directive to end US involvement in bloody Saudi-led war in Yemen," by Tara Golshan, Apr 17, 2019
  • (On John Kasich): CNN.com on 2019 SXSW South-by-Southwest conference, Mar 10, 2019
  • (On Donald Trump): CNN.com on 2019 State of the Union aftermath, Feb 11, 2019
  • (On Joe Biden): CNN.com on National Action Network MLK event, Jan 21, 2019
  • (On Howard Dean): Andrew Kaczynski, CNN.com, on 2020 presidential hopefuls, Jan 13, 2019
  • (On China Book): CNN.com, "Belt and Road megaproject," by James Griffiths, Dec 31, 2018
  • (On Dan McCready): CNN.com coverage of 2018 House race NC-9 race, Dec 5, 2018
  • (On Brett Kavanaugh): CNN.com on lead-up to SCOTUS Confirmation Hearings, Aug 25, 2018
  • (On Don Blankenship): CNN.com on 2018 West Virginia Senate race, Apr 25, 2018
  • On Biden Administration: "Biden poised to tap former Sen. Bill Nelson to lead NASA," by Jeff Zeleny and Paul LeBlanc, March 18, 2021
  • (On Paul LePage): CNN.com coverage of 2018 Maine gubernatorial race, Aug 22, 2017
  • (On Roy Moore): CNN.com coverage of 2017 Alabama Senate race, Aug 22, 2017
  • (On Sam Clovis): CNN.com coverage of 2017 Trump Administration nominations, Aug 21, 2017
  • (On Mike Pence): CNN.com 2016 Veepstakes, "Pence foreign policy", Jul 15, 2016
  • (On Pope Francis): CNN.com, "Papal Encyclical on the Environment", Jun 18, 2015
  • (On Marco Rubio): CNN.com editorial, "5 steps to beat Ebola," by Marco Rubio, Oct 16, 2014
  • (On Mike Pence): CNN.com on 2016 Veepstakes, "Pence on Social Security", Apr 9, 2014
  • (On Anthony Kennedy): CNN.com on 2012 SCOTUS docket #12-307, Jun 26, 2013
  • (On Andrew Cuomo): CNN.com coverageL "Decriminalize Possession", Jun 4, 2012
  • (On Sarah Palin): Jessica Yellin on CNN.com, Sep 22, 2008
  • (On Rudy Giuliani): 2008 speculation on CNN.com poll results, Sep 7, 2006
  • (On Evan Bayh): 2008 speculation by Mark Preston, on CNN.com, Jul 4, 2006
  • (On Arnold Schwarzenegger): Ted Rowlands, Kareen Wynter and Bill Mears on CNN.com, Dec 13, 2005
  • (On Bill Bradley): John Mercurio, CNN.com, Jan 6, 2004
  • (On George W. Bush): Dana Bash, CNN.com, Dec 25, 2003
  • (On John Edwards): CNN.com, Randal C. Archibold, Sep 8, 2003
  • (On Walter Mondale): CNN.com, ?Mondale-Coleman race begins?, Oct 31, 2002
  • (On Paul O`Neill): CNN.com on Bush Cabinet, Jul 2, 2001
  • Larry King Live, "Jesse Ventura Discusses Youth Violence, Politics and the Economy," March 14, 2001
  • (On Hillary Clinton): Kate Snow & Eileen O'Connor, CNN.com, Feb 22, 2001
  • (On Jimmy Carter): Associated Press on CNN.com, Feb 21, 2001
  • (On Donald Rumsfeld): Mike Ferullo, CNN.com, on Bush Cabinet, Jan 11, 2001
  • (On George W. Bush): CNN.com report from West Allis, WI, Nov 3, 2000
  • (On Joseph Lieberman): Larry King Live, reported on CNN.com, Nov 1, 2000
  • (On Mel Carnahan): CNN.com, Oct 30, 2000
  • (On Joseph Lieberman): Pat Neal, CNN.com, Oct 24, 2000
  • (On George W. Bush): Ian Christopher McCaleb, CNN.com, Aug 30 & Sep 11, 2000
  • (On Al Gore): John King interview, on CNN.com, Aug 21, 2000
  • (On Joseph Lieberman): CNN.com, Aug 16, 2000
  • (On Ezola Foster, John Hagelin & Ezola Foster): CNN.com coverage, Aug 11, 2000
  • (On Pat Buchanan, Al Gore & George W. Bush): Interview with Time Magazine, CNN.com/Time.com, Aug 1, 2000
  • (On Al Gore & Dick Cheney): CNN.com, "Opens campaign in Wyoming", Jul 26, 2000
  • (On Dick Cheney): Pat Neal & Ian Christopher McCaleb, CNN.com, Jul 24 & 25, 2000
  • (On Al Gore): Matt Smith and AP story on CNN.com, Jul 21, 2000
  • (On Harry Browne): CNN.com, Jul 3, 2000
  • (On George W. Bush): Ian Christopher McCaleb, CNN.com, Jun 22, 2000
  • (On Al Gore & eorge W. Bush): CNN.com report from Rancho Cucamonga, CA, May 15, 2000
  • (On Al Gore & George W. Bush): CNN.com, May 12, 2000
  • (On Hillary Clinton): CNN.com coverage, May 3, 2000
  • (On Al Gore & George W. Bush): CNN.com coverage: AllPolitics, Mar 27, 2000
  • (On Hillary Clinton & Pat Buchanan): CNN.com, Mar 20, 2000
  • (On Rudy Giuliani): CNN.com coverage, Mar 11, 2000
  • (On Orrin Hatch): CNN.com, Jan 26, 2000
  • (On Hillary Clinton): Paul Hirschkorn, CNN.com, Jan 12, 2000
  • CNN Special Event, "Jesse Ventura, Donald Trump Hold News Conference on Reform Party Presidential Race", January 7, 2000
  • (On Rudy Giuliani & Hillary Clinton): CNN.com's "Talkback Live", Dec 2, 1999
  • (On George W. Bush): CNN.com, "GOP Arizona Debates", Nov 22, 1999
  • (On Pat Buchanan): CNN.com, via Associated Press, Oct 25, 1999
  • (On Elizabeth Dole): CNN.com coverage, Oct 20, 1999
  • (On John McCain): CNN.com AllPolitics, "McCain vows to ban Internet taxation", Aug 20, 1999
  • (On Rudy Giuliani): Time/CNN.com, Jul 12, 1999
  • (On Bob Smith & Alan Keyes): CNN.com coverage, Jul 2, 1999
  • (On Al Gore & George W. Bush): CNN.com/AllPolitics "Bush quietly signs", Jun 18, 1999
  • (On Al Gore): CNN.com/AllPolitics "Republicans use Gore's words", Jun 17, 1999
  • (On Steve Forbes): CNN.com/AllPolitics 'Forbes raises $1 million', Jun 17, 1999
  • (On Dan Quayle & Lamar Alexander): CNN.com AllPolitics, May 19, 1999
  • (On John McCain & Gary Bauer): CNN.com coverage: AllPolitics, May 10, 1999
  • (On Lamar Alexander): CNN.com AllPolitics, Apr 30, 1999
  • (On Rev. Jesse Jackson): CNN.com, Apr 30, 1999
  • (On John Kerry): Kerry/Weld: A Classic Senate Race In Massachusetts, CNN.com, Oct 29, 1996
  • (On John Kerry): Kerry/Weld Search For Votes, CNN.com, Jul 3, 1996

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Abortion
    Becca Balint: Recognize the fundamental right of reproductive choice.
    Alberto Gonzales: Apply law when personally opposed, like parental permission.
    Arnold Schwarzenegger: Supports parental notification, with limits.
    Beto O`Rourke: VA must cover full spectrum of women's reproductive care.
    Dick Cheney: In Congress: No exceptions in the case of rape or incest.
    Eddie Melton: Lets abortion bill become law, recognizes fundamental right.
    Elizabeth Dole: Good & honorable people disagree-move on to other issues.
    Mitt Romney: Now firmly pro-life, despite 2002 tolerance for abortion.
    Rand Paul: Supports "Plan B" morning-after contraception.
    Rudy Giuliani: Pro-choice; no ban on partial-birth abortions.
    Wesley Clark: Undecided on partial-birth abortion.
Budget & Economy
    George W. Bush: Bush ties growing economy to his tax cuts.
    George W. Bush: A biennial budget will avoid budget gridlock.
    Jesse Ventura: Government spending hurts the economy.
    Jim DeMint: $13T in debt shows both parties are out of control.
    John Edwards: $100B economic stimulus package for green infrastructure.
    John Edwards: Long-term growth come from strengthening middle class.
    John Kerry: Kerry pledges 10 million new jobs & to slow outsourcing.
    Kendrick Meek: Grow the economy rather than applying ideology.
    Wesley Clark: Fiscal responsibility means no long-term deficit.
Civil Rights
    Arnold Schwarzenegger: Domestic partnership but not gay marriage.
    Beto O`Rourke: Upgrade records of LGBTQ vets who were discharged.
    Bill Bradley: Posting Ten Commandments in schools seems unconstitutional.
    Dick Cheney: Voted against ERA in 1983.
    Ezola Foster: Confederate battle flag should be honored.
    Gary Bauer: Posting Ten Commandments will reduce crime.
    George W. Bush: Condemns anti-Semitic comments of Dallas NAACP president.
    Hillary Clinton: Gays deserve domestic partnership benefits.
    Jack Conway: Claims Paul questions Civil Rights Act and the ADA.
    Matt Lieberman: We need a Voting Rights Act for the 21st century.
    Michelle Lujan-Grisham: Study social distancing practices while protecting privacy.
    Oprah Winfrey: Credits the civil rights movement for her pathway to success.
    Paul LePage: Confederate monuments are about a war for land.
    Pope Francis: Christians owe apologies to gays and others.
    Sam Clovis: Science on homosexuality is unsettled; behavior is a choice.
    Sonia Sotomayor: Wise Latina woman reaches better conclusion than white male.
    Steve Forbes: Posting Ten Commandments is ‘a positive thing'.
Corporations
    Dick Cheney: Cheney claims no influence on Halliburton contracts.
    John Edwards: No cut in corporate tax rates; change incentives instead.
Crime
    George W. Bush: Use DNA evidence for death penalty cases.
    George W. Bush: Bush grants 30-day death row reprieve for first time.
    George W. Bush: Tough love means consequences for committing crimes.
    Jesse Ventura: Presidential pardons: if you don't like it change the system.
Drugs
    Andrew Cuomo: Decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana.
    Arnold Schwarzenegger: No legalization except for the medicinal use of marijuana.
    Howard Dean: Evaluate marijuana & legalize for valid medical purposes.
    Tom Vilsack: Notes the revenue potential of an acre of marijuana.
Education
    Al Gore: $36B for tuition after saving Medicare & Social Security.
    Alan Keyes: Let God into schools to keep Columbine shooters out.
    Arnold Schwarzenegger: Supports school prayer.
    Arnold Schwarzenegger: Supports limited school vouchers.
    Dick Cheney: Voted against Head Start, and against Dept. of Education.
    Elizabeth Dole: Decisions on teaching evolution should be made locally.
    Ezola Foster: Schools are failing; need more money & less government.
    Gary Bauer: For school prayer & Ten Commandments in schools.
    George W. Bush: Evolution & creationism both valid; let states decide.
    George W. Bush: Pushes OPTIONS for private schools; without saying VOUCHERS.
    Jim DeMint: Devolve education to states without abolishing Department.
    John McCain: Decisions on teaching evolution should be made locally.
    Maggie Hassan: As governor, I froze college tuition.
    Rudy Giuliani: Sell Board of Ed HQ to shrink it.
    Steve Forbes: Textbook illustrations on evolution "a massive fraud".
    Steve Forbes: Columbine shooting shows need for morality in schools.
    Ted Kennedy: Steadfast opponent of vouchers.
Energy & Oil
    Al Gore: Use oil reserves so heat doesn’t become a luxury.
    Charles Booker: Refers to Green New Deal as "Kentucky New Deal".
    George W. Bush: Look for oil in US rather than tap into emergency reserves.
    John Kerry: Encourage fuel efficient cars & use reserves in short-term.
    Mark Kelly: Trump withdrawal from Paris Accords sets back U.S. progress.
    Rev. Jesse Jackson: We need Senate to pass a climate bill & end oil subsidies.
    Wesley Clark: Establish redline of protection in places like ANWR.
Environment
    Al Gore: Vow to protect environment from special interests.
    Chris Christie: Ethanol in gasoline is the law; and that's just the minimum.
    Dick Cheney: Voted against Clean Water Act and air pollution sanctions.
    Jeb Bush: Let the market decide on RFS' ethanol in gasoline.
    Mike Huckabee: Ethanol mandate is a matter of national security.
    Rick Perry: Ethanol waiver in Texas but not in Iowa: let states decide.
    Rick Santorum: Ethanol mandate brings jobs & energy independence.
    Scott Walker: Keep ethanol mandate until oil companies allow free market.
    Ted Cruz: Don't pick winners & losers like RFS' ethanol in gasoline.
Families & Children
    Hillary Clinton: Caution in treating preschoolers with psychiatric drugs.
    John McCain: Violence in media caused Littleton shootings.
    Sam Clovis: Same-sex marriage could lead to legalizing pedophilia.
Foreign Policy
    Donald Trump: FactCheck: Yes, nuke deal sent planeloads of cash to Iran.
Free Trade
    Steve Forbes: Supports Fast Track presidential trade authority.
Government Reform
    Dan Quayle: Replace ‘Legal Aristocracy’ with pro-morality judges.
    Ed Markey: Ok with outside PAC ads, if positive ads.
    Elizabeth Dole: Dole withdraws from race; cites campaign finance.
    Gary Bauer: No campaign contributions from Hollywood.
    George W. Bush: No government takeover of campaign finance.
    George W. Bush: Make govt citizen-centered, results-oriented & market-based.
    Gerry Connolly: Investigate election fraud in NC-9 district race.
    Hillary Clinton: Soft money ban & independent ad ban for Senate campaign.
    Jesse Ventura: Avoiding candidate debates cheats the American public.
    Jesse Ventura: Get money out of politics, could be better spent elsewhere.
    Jesse Ventura: We need to upgrade our voting process.
    Jim DeMint: Earmarks are how lobbyists grease the skids.
    Joe Kennedy III: Supports People's Pledge: no outside PAC spending.
    John McCain: Campaign Finance: ban both labor union & corporate donations.
    John McCain: Politicans poll, posture, & influence-peddle.
    John McCain: CFR passes Senate; focus on House, not court challenges.
    Julia Letlow: Would have objected to certification of president election.
    Ralph Nader: Concentrated party power weakens democracy.
    Roy Moore: Presidents should show birth certificates; question Obama's.
Gun Control
    Arnold Schwarzenegger: Close the gun show loophole.
    Bill Bradley: Ban inexpensive “junk” handguns.
    Bill Bradley: Register guns; limit buyers to one per month.
    Dick Cheney: Voted against banning plastic bullets & cop-killer bullets.
    Gary Bauer: New gun laws won't prevent Littleton.
    George W. Bush: Gun show checks OK; ban guns near schools & kids.
    Hillary Clinton: License and register all handgun sales.
    Jeb Bush: Reduce gun violence and protect 2nd Amendment.
    Jesse Ventura: It's up to gun owners to ensure their weapons aren't misused.
    Marjorie Taylor Greene: Confronted Parkland shooting survivor on radical gun control.
    Steve Bullock: Background checks & age restrictions to reduce gun violence.
    Tom Price: Gun ownership protects those at scene of crime.
    Tom Steyer: Targets youth voter registration for pro gun control votes.
    Tom Vilsack: Start conversation with a respect for the 2nd Amendment.
Health Care
    Beto O`Rourke: Expand health care benefits and support for veterans.
    Bill Gates: $100M for AIDS research; focus on poor countries.
    George W. Bush: Modernize Medicare and give prescription help to seniors.
    George W. Bush: Reinvent Medicare's bureaucracy.
    Jo Rae Perkins: No masks; I don't need to be a doctor--I know how to read.
    Sonia Sotomayor: Insurers must pay benefits even when sued by beneficiary.
Homeland Security
    Dick Cheney: In Congress, consistently voted to raise military spending.
    Dick Cheney: If Bush not elected, great danger of terrorist attack.
    George W. Bush: Lack of details makes Bush SDI & START policy same as Gore's.
    Tommy Thompson: Maintain vigilance against terrorism.
    Wesley Clark: Talk about gays in military, but don't open the door.
Immigration
    Al Gore: Citizenship for 1.2M cleared backlog, but sacrificed quality.
    Al Sharpton: Current immigration law is discriminatory.
    Arnold Schwarzenegger: No driver’s licenses to illegal aliens.
    Beto O`Rourke: Military service as pathway to citizenship for immigrants.
    Donald Trump: OpEd: businesses & Republicans condemn anti-Mexico terms.
    Ezola Foster: Restrict immigration; support CA Prop. 187.
    George Pataki: Practical policy: legal residency after 200 hours of service.
Jobs
    Al Gore: Preserve free-flows, pristine peaks, & salmon fisheries.
    Elizabeth Dole: Stabilize farm economy by increasing farm exports.
    Rev. Jesse Jackson: 3.2M green jobs that can't be shipped overseas.
    Sonia Sotomayor: 1995: OK'd free-agent system; ending baseball strike.
Principles & Values
    Al Gore: Gore affirms his commitment to working people.
    Alberto Gonzales: Wants to build upon Ashcroft’s record.
    Bill Clinton: Repaying $85,000 in gifts to avoid impropriety.
    Charlie Crist: I would have left GOP anyway; they're too extreme.
    Charlie Crist: We need open-mindedness in a Senator, not ideology.
    Dan McCready: Lost 2018 election by 905 votes, but NC investigating fraud.
    Donald Trump: Mueller Report documents 77 lies by Trump campaign.
    Donald Trump: Avoiding candidate debates cheats the American public.
    Donald Trump: Lost 2000 Reform primary to Pat Buchanan and John Hagelin.
    Eddie Melton: First Republican governor to support impeachment probe.
    Hillary Clinton: National experience & ability to get along will serve NY.
    Hillary Clinton: Support minimum wage & more teachers, in Senate or out.
    Hillary Clinton: No problems with presidential transition; resolved by Xmas.
    Jack Conway: TV ad: Rand Paul made fun of Christianity and Christ.
    Jack Conway: FactCheck: "Aqua Buddha" TV ad is accurate but over the top.
    Jack Conway: TV ad: Accuser is anonymous, but a Mr. Green says it's true.
    Jesse Ventura: Encouraged Trump in 2000 Reform primary, but didn't endorse.
    Jesse Ventura: Independent governor means not having to hire party cronies.
    Jesse Ventura: It can be detrimental for a politician to be honest.
    Jim DeMint: I'd prefer conservative principles than a Senate majority.
    John Edward Walsh: AdWatch: "Where's Walsh-o" website: "Walsh is hard to find".
    Kelli Ward: Urged anti-closure protestors to dress as health workers.
    Lisa Murkowski: Not conservative enough for Tea Party, but I am for Alaska.
    Lisa Murkowski: Running against Tea Party to give Alaskans a choice.
    Mark Harris: Won 2018 election by 905 votes, but NC investigating fraud.
    Ralph Nader: Pushed consumer protection in "Nader's Raiders".
    Sharron Angle: Don't let Sharia law take hold anywhere in our United States.
Social Security
    Al Gore: Use balanced budget to save Social Security, not Wall Street.
    Al Gore: Bush didn’t know Soc.Sec.is federal; don’t trust him with it.
    Jeb Bush: Allow diverting over 10% to private savings accounts.
    John Kasich: Fix Social Security by lowering benefits.
Tax Reform
    Arnold Schwarzenegger: Pledges against raising taxes, except in emergencies.
    Beto O`Rourke: War tax on non-military households to support vet healthcare.
    Dick Gephardt: Crazy to cut taxes without creating a budget first.
    Jesse Ventura: Supported Bush tax cuts; it was over-taxation money.
    Marco Rubio: No one should pay higher taxes in recession, not even top 2%.
    Sonia Sotomayor: Some trust fees should be only partly tax deductible.
    Tom Steyer: Tax reform bill keeps the rich happy but hurts middle class.
    Wesley Clark: Tax cut is a cut in essential services.
Technology
    Anthony Kennedy: Newspapers may not electronically reprint without permission.
    Antonin Scalia: Newspapers may not electronically reprint without permission.
    Clarence Thomas: Newspapers may not electronically reprint without permission.
    David Souter: Newspapers may not electronically reprint without permission.
    John Paul Stevens: Newspapers may electronically reprint without permission.
    Pat Buchanan: Use anti-trust to fight social poison of media monopolies.
    Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Newspapers may not electronically reprint without permission.
    Sandra Day O`Connor: Newspapers may not electronically reprint without permission.
    Sonia Sotomayor: Newspapers may electronically reprint without permission.
    Stephen Breyer: Newspapers may electronically reprint without permission.
    William Rehnquist: Newspapers may not electronically reprint without permission.
War & Peace
    Al Gore: Don’t let OPEC take advantage of Americans.
    Elizabeth Dole: Too many politicians made responses too slow.
    John Kasich: Destroy ISIS, with US troops as part of coalition.
    John Kerry: Word "atrocity" is too strong, though it reflected anger.
    John Kerry: Hunting Osama-not Saddam-should be priority.
    John Kerry: Meant to bash Bush, but ending up bashing soldiers in Iraq.
    Mitt Romney: Withdrawal from Iraq would be a mistake.
    Steve Forbes: Supports bombing; supports arming the Kosovars.
    Ted Kennedy: Fraudulent threat from Iraq was made up in Texas.
Welfare & Poverty
    Jack Conway: Claims Paul would end federal faith-based initiatives.


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