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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)
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)

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Prosperity for America's Families, by Al Gore


Click here for 17 full quotes from Al Gore in the book 191-page Economic Plan.
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Budget & Economy
    Set aside one-sixth of surplus in case rosy estimates fail.
    Free America from debt by paying down $3 trillion.
    Use surplus to strengthen Social Security, Medicare.
    Encourage “Retirement Savings Plus” accounts.
    Set aside $300B as a “Surplus Reserve Fund”.
    Lays out 10 goals in Prosperity for America’s Families plan.
    $4.56 trillion spending plan for 10 years’ budget surplus.
Education
    Make saving and borrowing for college easier.
    More resources for education: tax breaks for college.
Families & Children
    Enable 7 of 10 families to own a home.
Jobs
    Support equal pay for equal work.
    Reduce poverty to 10% via welfare reform & minimum wage.
Principles & Values
    Make history with fewer than 1 in 10 living in poverty.
Tax Reform
    Lower taxes for working families with targeted tax reform.
    End marriage penalty; reform estate tax; targeted cuts.
Technology
    Maintain prosperity via millions of new high-tech jobs.
Welfare & Poverty
    Invest to increase median family income by one-third by 2010.


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