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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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Club for Growth 2012 Presidential White Papers


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Budget & Economy
    Gary Johnson: Opposed TARP, stimulus & Fannie Mae bailout.
Education
    Gary Johnson: Give every student in New Mexico vouchers worth $3,500.
    Michele Bachmann: Education tax credits for tuition at private schools.
    Rick Santorum: 2001: Keep Department of Education; 2012: it's unnecessary.
    Tim Pawlenty: Pro-school choice policies; including pro-charter laws.
Energy & Oil
    Gary Johnson: No cap-and-trade; no taxing carbon emissions.
Free Trade
    Rick Perry: NAFTA is largest job stimulus of the decade.
    Gary Johnson: No tariffs, no restrictions; but no corporatism.
    Michele Bachmann: Votes for free trade, but also "Buy American" requirements.
    Jon Huntsman: Establish a Free Trade Area of the Americas.
    Ron Paul: No embargoes & no tariffs; but no NAFTA too.
    Rick Santorum: 1993: Voted against NAFTA because it hurt PA industries.
    Herman Cain: 1993: Favored GATT; trade is not a zero-sum game.
    Newt Gingrich: Supported NAFTA, GATT, WTO, and MFN.
Government Reform
    Rick Perry: McCain-Feingold unconstitutionally restricts of free speech.
    Gary Johnson: "Governor No": 742 total vetoes of bills over two terms.
    Gary Johnson: 1996 tort reform: limit punitive damage awards.
    Gary Johnson: Unlimited campaign contributions by corporations.
    Michele Bachmann: Block criminal penalties of McCain-Feingold campaign finance.
    Jon Huntsman: Cap campaign contributions; they lead to political mischief.
    Mitt Romney: 1994: campaign spending limits and the abolition of PACs.
    Mitt Romney: 2002: publicly fund campaigns; 2008: repeal McCain-Feingold.
    Rick Santorum: 1997: In-state campaign donation cap $4K; out-of-state $1K.
    Herman Cain: No comment on McCain-Feingold nor Citizens United.
    Newt Gingrich: Supported Citizens United; opposed McCain Feingold.
    Tim Pawlenty: Government control of campaign finance is flawed.
Gun Control
    Ron Paul: No negligence lawsuits against gun manufacturers.
Health Care
    Gary Johnson: Salud!: managed care for Medicaid recipients.
    Gary Johnson: 1999: vetoed 12-cent-a-pack cigarette tax hike.
    Ron Paul: Private contract instead of tort reform.
    Mitt Romney: Cap medical malpractice punitive damages at $500,000.
    Rick Santorum: 2006: Targeted by trial lawyers for his malpractice reform.
    Newt Gingrich: Tort Reform: Impose "loser pays" rules; cap punitive damages.
Jobs
    Gary Johnson: 1999: Vetoed raising minimum wage from $4.25/hour to $5.65.
Social Security
    Gary Johnson: Open to personal accounts for Social Security.
    Tim Pawlenty: 2004: strong supporter of personal accounts.
Tax Reform
    Gary Johnson: Reduce state personal income tax from 8.5% to 8%.
Technology
    Gary Johnson: Highway 44: Private alternatives to infrastructure spending.
    Gary Johnson: Opposes Net Neutrality; no government regulation of Internet.
Welfare & Poverty
    Gary Johnson: Impose gross income cap on welfare recipients.
    Newt Gingrich: $1,000 tax credit for low-income first-time homebuyers.


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