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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)
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)
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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2022 State of the Union address to Congress, plus the Republican, Progressive, and QAnon response

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Pres. Biden's State of the Union address (technically, his first "Address to Joint Session of Congress," plus several responses from several Republican factions.
  • The Independent, "MTG wildly claims Biden is being blackmailed by Russia in conspiracy-laden SOTU response," by Anuj Pant, 3/2/2022
  • NPR, "Democrat Rep. Rashida Tlaib delivers a response to Biden's State of the Union," by Barbara Sprunt, March 2, 2022
  • The Daily Beast, "Rashida Tlaib's State of the Union Response to Biden Is a Gift to the GOP," by Eleanor Clift, March 1, 2022
  • Yahoo News, "Rep. Boebert heckles Biden during his State of the Union remarks on protecting veterans," by Dylan Stableford and Caitlin Dickson, March 1, 2022
  • Dallas Morning News, "Dallas U.S. Rep. Colin Allred responds to Biden's State of the Union for Congressional Black Caucus," by Emily Caldwell, Mar 1, 2022
  • Axios, "Lawmakers across political spectrum respond to SOTU," by Andrew Solender, March 2, 2022.

     OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
        Joe Biden: Roe v. Wade is under attack as never before.
    Budget & Economy
        Rashida Tlaib: GOP/corporate-backed Democratic obstructionists blocked plan.
        Joe Biden: Grow America from the bottom up and the middle out.
        Joe Biden: Only president to cut the deficit by $1 trillion in one year.
        Kim Reynolds: Price at the pump up 50%; inflation at 40-year high.
    Civil Rights
        Colin Allred: Infrastructure law combats economic, racial disparities.
        Joe Biden: Capitalism without competition is exploitation.
        Joe Biden: DOJ to name a chief prosecutor for pandemic fraud.
        Joe Biden: We don't have to choose between safety and equal justice.
        Joe Biden: Beat the opioid epidemic; I believe in recovery.
        Kim Reynolds: Parents have a right to know what kids are being taught.
        Rashida Tlaib: Biden should use executive power to cancel student loan debt.
    Families & Children
        Joe Biden: Cut the cost of childcare in half.
    Free Trade
        Joe Biden: Make it in America, instead of foreign supply chains.
    Government Reform
        Colin Allred: Never seen such blatant attacks on Americans' voting rights.
        Kim Reynolds: Bold action doesn't have to mean government action.
    Health Care
        Libertarian Party: COVID fatigue comes from government's overreaching approach.
        Joe Biden: I've ordered more anti-virus pills than anyone in history.
        Joe Biden: Cut cost of prescription drugs, cap insulin at $35 a month.
        Joe Biden: ARPA-H: end cancer as we know it.
        Kim Reynolds: Republican governors honored your freedom during pandemic.
    Homeland Security
        Joe Biden: More benefits to veterans for toxic exposures.
        Kim Reynolds: No vaccines required for immigrants crossing the border.
        Joe Biden: Old Rust Belt now revitalizing American manufacturing.
    Principles & Values
        Libertarian Party: Don't sanction Russian people; they oppose Ukraine invasion.
        Brian Fitzpatrick: To compromise: 80% of something better than 100% of nothing.
        Josh Gottheimer: To compromise: 80% of something better than 100% of nothing.
        Colin Allred: Democracy is precious and worth fighting for.
        Joe Biden: Unity Agenda: Four big things we can do together.
        Joe Biden: Democracies rising to the moment in battle with autocracy.
        Joe Biden: Can't change past divisions, we can change moving forward.
        Marjorie Taylor Greene: US is weak because foreign leaders have Biden's son's laptop.
    Tax Reform
        Kim Reynolds: Set tax rate at 3.9%, less than half from four years ago.
        Joe Biden: Infrastructure decade: we used to have the best in the world.
        Joe Biden: Stop tech companies collecting personal data on our children.
    War & Peace
        Libertarian Party: Commit to peace instead of committing support to Ukraine.
        Joe Biden: Make dictators pay a price; American resolve matters.
        Joe Biden: Military & humanitarian assistance, but no troops to Ukraine.
        Kim Reynolds: US Afghan withdrawal cost US lives and allies.
        Lauren Boebert: Biden's Afghan withdrawal caused US flag-draped coffins.

    The above quotations are from 2022 State of the Union address to Congress, plus the Republican, Progressive, and QAnon response.

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