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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)

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  • Andrew Yang (7) Democratic candidate for President; CEO
  • Bill de Blasio (9) New York Democratic primary candidate and NYC mayor
  • Howard Schultz (1) Starbucks CEO; independent for President (suspended)
  • Jim Pederson (1) 2006 Democratic challenger, state party chair Arizona
  • Joe Sestak (9) Democratic candidate for President; Navy Admiral
  • John Ashcroft (1) Cabinet-2005
  • Julian Castro (6) Texas Mayor of San Antonio; HUD Secretary
  • Justin Amash (1) Michigan Libertarian Presidential Challenger
  • Marianne Williamson (6) Democratic candidate for President
  • Stephen Laffey (2) Republican challenger (2006) Rhode Island
  • Tom Steyer (3) Possible Democratic candidate for President from California
  • Wayne Messam (7) Florida Democratic Presidential Challenger
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Abortion
    Joe Sestak: Secure reproductive rights; pass family leave.
    Bill de Blasio: Supports abortion rights & funding Planned Parenthood.
    Howard Schultz: Pro-choice, but against third trimester abortion.
    Marianne Williamson: Calls herself 100% pro-choice.
    Andrew Yang: Abortion should be regulated by doctors, not legislators.
    Julian Castro: Opposed Texas blocking abortions after 20 weeks.
Civil Rights
    Wayne Messam: We must face institutional racism across the board.
    Marianne Williamson: Reparations to be distributed over 10 years by black leaders.
Crime
    Bill de Blasio: OpEd: de Blasio soft on crime, undercuts police.
    Andrew Yang: Police unfairly target minorities.
Drugs
    Jim Pederson: Candidate’s son sentenced for using oxycontin.
Education
    Joe Sestak: Universal pre-K; create "Training for a Lifetime".
    Bill de Blasio: OpEd: de Blasio has failed NYC schools.
    Wayne Messam: Relieve graduates of "crippling debt" from college loans.
    Marianne Williamson: Free college; low cost education for older adults.
Energy & Oil
    Joe Sestak: Rejoin Paris Accord, ban offshore drilling.
    Tom Steyer: Donated $41m for sustainable energy center.
    Bill de Blasio: Supports Green New Deal & Paris Climate Accords.
Environment
    Wayne Messam: Supports fighting climate change.
Foreign Policy
    Joe Sestak: Rejoin Iran deal; strengthen trade with allies.
    Stephen Laffey: Reporting Iran on nukes is a good start; UN should do more.
Free Trade
    Joe Sestak: Would rejoin Trans-Pacific Partnership.
    Julian Castro: Renegotiate NAFTA to protect workers & environment.
Government Reform
    Tom Steyer: Opposes Citizens United decision.
    Andrew Yang: Make Puerto Rico a state.
    John Ashcroft: Judicial activism means failing to defend the Constitution.
Gun Control
    Joe Sestak: Reform background checks to keep guns out of wrong hands.
    Bill de Blasio: Project Fast Track focuses on gangs & illegal guns.
    Wayne Messam: Opposed state law preventing discussion of gun control.
    Marianne Williamson: Universal background checks including at gun shows.
    Andrew Yang: Make gun manufacturers liable for mass shootings.
    Julian Castro: Supports background checks at gun shows & assault weapon ban.
Health Care
    Joe Sestak: For public option as path to single payer.
    Wayne Messam: Health Care is a right, not a privilege.
    Julian Castro: Would tax the richest to fund Medicare for All.
Immigration
    Joe Sestak: Secure borders & due process for asylum seekers.
    Bill de Blasio: Supports sanctuary cities; would abolish ICE.
    Julian Castro: Treat immigration as civil, not criminal, issue.
    Wayne Messam: Blocked immigration enforcement on city property.
    Marianne Williamson: Pathway and affordable healthcare for illegal immigrants.
    Andrew Yang: Supports the DREAM Act.
    Julian Castro: Against funding border wall.
Jobs
    Bill de Blasio: Would raise the NYC minimum wage to $15/hour.
    Wayne Messam: Supported boosting minimum wage.
    Marianne Williamson: Supports $15 minimum wage & Green New Deal.
Principles & Values
    Justin Amash: Amash's call for impeachment condemned by Freedom Caucus.
    Andrew Yang: Subsidize journalists to do local reporting.
Tax Reform
    Tom Steyer: Upper income people have done disproportionally well.
    Bill de Blasio: Favors tax increases on wealthy.
    Bill de Blasio: OpEd: NYC property taxes favors the wealthy.
    Andrew Yang: Value-Added Tax as part of new capitalist philosophy.
Technology
    Joe Sestak: Invest $1 trillion on infrastructure.
War & Peace
    Stephen Laffey: Sanction Iran; denounce Hamas; stand up to Cuba.


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