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)
| 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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| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Amy McGrath: 100% pro-choice; it is a woman's right to choose.
Bill Frist: Supports stem-cell research after initially opposing it.
Budget & Economy|
Rick Perry: Regulate Wall Street, but Dodd-Frank kills community banks.
Amy McGrath: Agrees with Supreme Court upholding same sex marriage.
Bill de Blasio: Amazon exemplifies abuse of corporate power by leaving NYC.
Mike Bloomberg: Business have big cash reserves & need no tax cuts.
Mike Bloomberg: Reduce 35% corporate tax by eliminating loopholes.
Rick Perry: Lowering corporate tax rate 10% increase wages by 10%.
Mike Bloomberg: Help public schools with deductibility of local taxes.
Jeb Bush: Restore schools via standards for teachers instead of tenure.
Energy & Oil|
Claudia Tenney: Applauded decision to leave the Paris climate agreement.
Scott Taylor: Applauded decision to leave the Paris climate agreement.
Ben Carson: EPA must work with business; warming or cooling not relevant.
Families & Children|
Bill Frist: Damaged reputation by misdiagnosing Terri Schiavo by video.
Donald Trump: FactCheck: NAFTA reduced U.S. jobs by 1%, not 30% or 50%.
Rob Portman: Negotiated fast-track under Bush; but slowing it under Obama.
Ron Wyden: Key supporter of fast-track trade-promotion authority.
Rick Perry: Taking away guns is knee-jerk reaction to gun tragedies.
Mike Bloomberg: Individual mandate makes insurance affordable for all.
Lindsey Graham: Restore defense cuts made automatically by sequestration.
Barack Obama: Reduce defense spending 1% in 2013; add 2% per year after.
Donald Trump: One year in: only 200 feet of prototype order wall built.
Mitt Romney: Poverty level of aspiring immigrant's nation is irrelevant.
Principles & Values|
Rick Perry: Studied as veterinarian; organic chemistry made him a pilot.
Alexi Giannoulias: Fallout from the April failure of his family's Broadway Bank.
Mark Kirk: Forced to apologize for exaggerating his biography.
Samuel Alito: Conflict-of-interest recusals only apply to“initial service”.
Kamala Harris: Trump deficits will endanger Social Security.
Mike Bloomberg: Don't kick the can down the road with retirement funding.
Mitt Romney: Favors private accounts; prepared to be entirely bold.
Rudy Giuliani: Supports adding private accounts for Social Security.
Beto O`Rourke: Wealth tax would generate revenue for 'common benefit'.
Mike Bloomberg: Tax cuts paying for themselves defies reality.
Mike Bloomberg: GOP tax bill is an economically indefensible blunder.
Bill Frist: Pushed compromise: reduce Estate Tax & raise minimum wage.
Mike Bloomberg: Raising deficits constrains federal infrastructure spending.
War & Peace|
Donald Trump: Countries hosting US troops should pay for them.
Welfare & Poverty|
Mike Bloomberg: Expand the earned income tax credit to raise real wages.