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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)

Book Reviews

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ABC News/WMUR Democratic Debate
at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire
Moderated by David Muir and Martha Raddatz

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  • Martin O`Malley (16) Maryland Democratic Presidential candidate
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Budget & Economy
    Bernie Sanders: The greed of the billionaire class is destroying our economy.
    Martin O`Malley: Fix is neither socialism nor crony capitalism.
    Bernie Sanders: Corporate America & Wall Street won't like President Sanders.
    Bernie Sanders: Let's create America that works for all, not handful on top.
    Hillary Clinton: FactCheck: Yes, hedge-fund billionaires run ads against her.
    Bernie Sanders: Police officers should not be shooting unarmed people.
    Bernie Sanders: Jobs and education, not jails and incarceration.
    Hillary Clinton: Rebuild trust between communities and police.
    Martin O`Malley: Policing the police: more transparency on use of force.
    Bernie Sanders: Take marijuana out of the controlled substances list.
    Bernie Sanders: Treat addiction as a disease, not a crime.
    Hillary Clinton: $10B plan for opiate addiction over 10 years.
    Martin O`Malley: Opioid addiction crisis comes from over-prescribing.
    Bernie Sanders: Tax Wall Street and make public universities free.
    Hillary Clinton: New College Compact: federal match for state investment.
    Martin O`Malley: Income-based college loan repayment plan for all students.
Families & Children
    Bernie Sanders: $1.61 a week for paid family & medical leave.
    Martin O`Malley: Universal national service option, to cut youth employment.
Foreign Policy
    Bernie Sanders: Think about what happens AFTER we get rid of dictators.
    Bernie Sanders: Not policeman of the world; focus on ISIS first.
    Bernie Sanders: I do not believe in unilateral action against terrorism.
    Bernie Sanders: Easy to overthrow a dictator but hard to control aftermath.
    Hillary Clinton: If the US does not lead, there is a vacuum.
    Martin O`Malley: Leave Cold War mentality to the older generation.
    Martin O`Malley: Make USAID a cabinet agency, to get more intel.
Gun Control
    Bernie Sanders: I have shown courage against NRA on gun issues.
    Bernie Sanders: People have the right to buy guns, with sensible regulations.
    Hillary Clinton: I support Brady Bill and closing the Charleston loophole.
    Hillary Clinton: Arming more people is not appropriate response to terrorism.
    Martin O`Malley: We need more principle, not more polls.
    Martin O`Malley: FactCheck: Yes, ISIL made videos on buying assault weapons.
Health Care
    Bernie Sanders: The middle class will pay less with single payer health plan.
    Bernie Sanders: We spend more on care than countries with single-payer.
    Hillary Clinton: The Affordable Care Act has had successes.
    Hillary Clinton: States that didn't extend Medicaid drive up costs still.
Homeland Security
    Hillary Clinton: Keep Syrian refugees; we're a nation of resolve, not of fear.
    Hillary Clinton: Reach out to Muslims, like George W. Bush did.
    Hillary Clinton: Libyans refused much of what US offered as help.
    Hillary Clinton: FactCheck: No, ISIL doesn't cite Trump in recruitment videos.
    Martin O`Malley: We need to collect and share more intelligence.
    Martin O`Malley: Stop creating safe havens where ISIS can flourish.
    Martin O`Malley: Do not turn to unscrupulous leaders in times of fear.
    Martin O`Malley: Accept 65,000 Syrians now, and more later if needed.
Principles & Values
    Hillary Clinton: President's job: keep families safe; make economy grow.
    Hillary Clinton: Turn to Bill for special missions, not White House china.
    Martin O`Malley: Don't give up our freedoms for a promise of security.
Tax Reform
    Hillary Clinton: Single-payer care & free college will mean high taxes.
    Hillary Clinton: Millionaires should pay 30% tax rate instead of 0%-10%.
    Hillary Clinton: Pledge for no increase in middle tax taxes.
    Martin O`Malley: Tax capital gains the same as normal income.
    Hillary Clinton: Partner with tech community on terrorist encryption.
War & Peace
    Bernie Sanders: End perpetual warfare in the quagmire of the Middle East.
    Bernie Sanders: I voted against 1st Gulf War, which led to 2nd Gulf War.
    Bernie Sanders: Tell Qatar and Saudi Arabia that they must fight ISIS.
    Hillary Clinton: 3-part plan to go after ISIS: territory; network; safety.
    Hillary Clinton: Support Sunni Arab and Kurdish forces against ISIS in Syria.
    Hillary Clinton: We won't have to shoot down Russians in Syrian no-fly zone.
    Martin O`Malley: Constitution doesn't let us say when dictators must go.

The above quotations are from ABC News/WMUR Democratic Debate
at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire
Moderated by David Muir and Martha Raddatz.
  • Miami Republican debate, March 10, 2016
  • Miami Democratic debate, March 9, 2016
  • Democratic primary debate in Flint, Michigan, March 6, 2016
  • Republican primary debate in Detroit, Michigan, March 3, 2016
  • CNN-Telemundo Republican debate on eve of Texas primary., Feb. 25, 2016
  • Democratic and Republican primary Town Hall, on eve of S.C. primary
  • 2016 CNN GOP Town Hall in South Carolina, Feb. 17-18, 2016
  • 2016 CBS News Republican Debate in S.C., Feb. 13, 2016
  • PBS Democratic Primary Debate in Wisconsin, Feb. 11, 2016
  • 2016 ABC News/IJReview Republican Debate in N.H., Feb. 6, 2016
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  • 2016 CNN Democratic Town Hall in N.H., Feb. 3, 2016
  • 2016 Fox News GOP primary debate in Iowa, Jan. 28, 2016
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  • 2016 Fox Business two-tiered GOP primary debate, Jan. 14, 2016
  • 2015 ABC Democratic primary debate in New Hampshire, Dec. 19, 2015
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  • Faith and Freedom Coalition "Road to Majority" Policy Conferences, April 25, 2015
  • 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference, Feb. 26-27, 2015
  • Forbes Magazine "Candidates Want You to Know" series, March-June 2015
  • Sunday Political Talk Show interviews, throughout 2015
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  • National Journal 2016 series
  • Interviews on 2016 races with OnTheIssues
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