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)
(click a book cover for a review or other books by or about the presidency from Amazon.com)
2015-2016 Values Voters Summit
Click on a participant to pop-up their full list of quotations
from Speeches at 2015=2016 Values Voters Summit (number of quotes indicated):
- Ben Carson (5) HUD Secretary
- Donald Trump (10) Republican Presidential candidate
- Ted Cruz (3) Republican 2016 Primary Challenger
OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
The Values Voter Summit
is an annual political conference for American social conservative activists and elected officials from across the United States.
Values Voter Summit is hosted by the Family Research Council with numerous conservative organizations sponsoring or otherwise participating in the conference. In the most recent summit, 38 organizations participated and 2,000 people were in attendance. The summit is usually held in September or October of each year.
Their website self-description:
Since 1983, Family Research Council (FRC) has advanced faith, family and freedom in public policy and the culture from a Christian worldview.
FRC is the leading voice for the family in our nation's halls of power.
FRC is a non-profit organization whose vision is a culture in which human life is valued, families flourish and religious liberty thrives.
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy|
Ben Carson: $18T national debt pales with $200T liability fiscal gap.
Donald Trump: Minorities in disaster cities: what do you have to lose?
Donald Trump: Disadvantaged students are trapped in failing schools.
Donald Trump: Money follows student to public, private or religious school.
Ted Cruz: Take on EPA and agencies that strangle small businesses.
Donald Trump: Obama paid $1.7 billion cash ransom to Iran for hostages.
Ted Cruz: Greatest threat facing America is nuclear Iran.
Ben Carson: Foreign development aid is a win-win situation.
Donald Trump: ObamaCare is government control over our everyday lives.
Ben Carson: Our southern border is so porous, anybody can get in.
Principles & Values|
Donald Trump: Our media culture often mocks and demeans people of faith.
Donald Trump: Cherish and defend our Christian heritage.
Donald Trump: Repeal LBJ law: let preachers talk politics, tax-exempt.
Ted Cruz: Religious liberty: Don't lock up Christians like Kim Davis.
Ben Carson: Muslims can be President, if they subjugate their beliefs.
War & Peace|
Donald Trump: Military and cyberwar to prevent ISIS genocide of Christians.
Welfare & Poverty|
Donald Trump: Help those in need by massive tax cuts & cutting regulations.
Ben Carson: America provides opportunities for poor.
Click for quotations from other sources by:
- Ben Carson HUD Secretary
- Donald Trump Republican Presidential candidate
- Ted Cruz Republican 2016 Primary Challenger
The above quotations are from 2015-2016 Values Voters Summit.
2016 Presidential General Election:
- Second presidential debate, Oct. 9, 2016
- Vice-presidential debate, Oct. 4, 2016
- First presidential debate, Sept. 29, 2016
- NBC Commander-in-Chief forum, Sept. 8, 2016
- Hard Choices, by Hillary Clinton (D-NY)
- For Love of Politics, biography of Bill and Hillary Clinton
- Green Party platform
- Libertarian Party platform
- Joint interviews of Libertarian ticket, Gary Johnson & Bill Weld
- Joint interviews of Green Party ticket, Jill Stein & Ajamu Baraka