Home Issues Leaders Recent Grid Archive Senate House VoteMatch_Quiz FAQs
 2016 Election:  Hillary's book Trump's book Bernie's book Ted Cruz's book  |   2016 Senate   Debates 

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)

Book Reviews

(from Amazon.com)

(click a book cover for a review or other books by or about the presidency from Amazon.com)

South Carolina Senate debate, Inez Tenenbaum (D) vs. Rep. Jim DeMint (R), Oct. 17, 2004 on Meet the Press

    Click on a participant to pop-up their full list of quotations
    from SC Senate debate (number of quotes indicated):
  • Inez Tenenbaum (11)
  • Jim DeMint (10)
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Civil Rights
    Inez Tenenbaum: DeMint apologized for debating gays; must apologize to gays.
    Jim DeMint: Apologizes for gay teachers “distracting from the debate”.
    Inez Tenenbaum: Openly gay public school teachers ok.
    Jim DeMint: Ban openly gay teachers from public schools.
    Inez Tenenbaum: Embraced No Child Left Behind.
Foreign Policy
    Jim DeMint: The Iraqis would not be voting to set up an Islamic regime.
Free Trade
    Inez Tenenbaum: Cheap imports are putting our people out of work.
    Jim DeMint: Textile industry is dying so trade isn’t the issue.
Homeland Security
    Jim DeMint: Opposed the 9/11 Commission at first but now for it.
    Jim DeMint: Let states opt out of minimum wage.
Tax Reform
    Inez Tenenbaum: Proposed a 2-cent sales tax increase to help with education.
    Inez Tenenbaum: Flat income taxes mean raising taxes.
    Jim DeMint: Cut taxes and get rid of the IRS.
    Jim DeMint: Flat income taxes will not hurt the middle class.
    Inez Tenenbaum: Would vote for the transportation bill for Interstate 73.
    Jim DeMint: Voted against the transportation bill for Interstate 73.
War & Peace
    Inez Tenenbaum: We had justification for going into Iraq and remove Saddam.
    Inez Tenenbaum: The Iraqi war is justified even without finding WMD.
    Inez Tenenbaum: Units in Iraq should have better equipment.
    Jim DeMint: Help the Iraqi people set up a democratic government.
Welfare & Poverty
    Inez Tenenbaum: Keep Minimum Wage to help working class families.

The above quotations are from South Carolina Senate debate, Inez Tenenbaum (D) vs. Rep. Jim DeMint (R), Oct. 17, 2004 on Meet the Press.

All material copyright 1999-2022
by Jesse Gordon and OnTheIssues.org
Reprinting by permission only.

E-mail: submit@OnTheIssues.org
Send donations or submit quotations to:
1770 Massachusetts Ave. #630
Cambridge, MA 02140

Home Page
Most recent quotations Archive of books & debates Candidate Matching Quiz

Page last edited: Feb 22, 2019