Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates|
| Crippled America,|
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
| Fire and Fury,|
by Michael Wolff (2018)
| Trump Revealed,|
by Michael Kranish and Marc Fisher (2016)
| The Making of Donald Trump,|
by David Cay Johnston (2016)
| Promise Me, Dad ,|
by Joe Biden (2017)
| The Book of Joe ,|
by Jeff Wilser (2019; biography of Joe Biden)
| 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)
| Our Revolution,|
by Bernie Sanders (2016)
| This Fight Is Our Fight,|
by Elizabeth Warren (2017)
by Cory Booker (2016)
|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)
by Michelle Obama (2018)
| 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)
(click a book cover for a review or other books by or about the presidency from Amazon.com)
2022 Oklahoma Senate race: debates and news coverage
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from 2022 OK Senate race (number of quotes indicated):
- James Lankford (4) Republican (Senate run 2014) U.S. Rep Oklahoma-5
- Joan Farr (21) Republican Challenger OK and KS Kansas
- Kendra Horn (17) Democrat U.S. Rep Oklahoma-5
- Luke Holland (4) Republican candidate for U.S. Senator Oklahoma
- Madison Horn (20) Democratic Challenger Oklahoma
- Markwayne Mullin (6) Republican U.S. Rep Oklahoma-2
- Nathan Dahm (3) Republican Challenger Oklahoma
- Scott Pruitt (7) EPA Director 2017-2018
- Stephanie Bice (1) Republican U.S. Rep Oklahoma-5
- T.W. Shannon (15) Republican Senate Challenger Oklahoma
OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
2022 Oklahoma Senate debates and race coverage:
- Oklahoma City Free Press FactCheck: "Third and last Horn, Bice debate focuses on who is the most bipartisan," by Alex Myers, October 20, 2022, (Link)
- NonDoc.com Sustainable Journalism Foundation, "Madison Horn tops Jason Bollinger, now faces U.S. Sen. James Lankford," by Joe Tomlinson, August 23, 2022, (Link)
- Rollcall magazine: "Ex-Rep. Kendra Horn looks for comeback in Oklahoma," by Stephanie Akin, August 18, 2022, (Link)
- The Independent (UK) FactCheck: , "Republicans insist most gun violence happens in Democratic cities--the figures tell a different story," by Josh Marcus, 26 July 2022, (Link)
- The Oklahoman: , "GOP debate for Inhofe seat produced few sparks as runoff nears," by Chris Casteel, 8/2/22, (Link)
- Sequoyah County Times, "2022 Primary Election Voter's Guide," June 22, 2022
- Marijuana Moment, "Congress includes tribal cannabis protections in spending bill," by Tom Angell, June 21, 2022
- The Guardian, "Scott Pruitt, Trump's scandal-ridden environment chief, to run for US Senate," 15 Apr 2022
- Oklahoma Farm Report, "Fourth Generation Oklahoman Luke Holland Says He is the Man to Replace Jim Inhofe," by Ron Hays, 3/21/22
- The Week, (Fact-Check on Nathan Dahm press release): "New trial provides 'no indication' ivermectin is 'clinically useful' in treating COVID-19," by Brendan Morrow, March 18, 2022
- Tulsa World, "Veterans Affairs recommendations include closing Muskogee hospital," by Randy Krehbiel, Mar 14, 2022
- Tulsa World, "Mayor Bynum won't run for Senate; Nathan Dahm shifts campaign to Inhofe's seat," by Kevin Canfield, Randy Krehbiel, Feb 28, 2022
- Tulsa World, "Who is Luke Holland? Inhofe wants political novice from his inner circle to succeed him in U.S. Senate," by Andrea Eger, Feb 27, 2022
- Tahlequa Daily Press, "Contenders for Oklahoma's open Senate seat face a crowded race," by Reese Gorman, Feb 27, 2022
- KJRH, "Bio: Inhofe's chief of staff Luke Holland," by Emily Farris, Feb 25, 2022
- FOX News, "Inhofe chief of staff launches Oklahoma Senate campaign to succeed his boss," by Marisa Schultz, February 25, 2022
- KOCO, "Luke Holland, Sen. Inhofe's chief of staff, announces candidacy for US Senate," Feb 25, 2022
- Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs, "Former Oklahoma House Speaker Shannon Endorses School Choice," by Ray Carter, February 16, 2022
- State Sen. Nathan Dahm: State Senate press releases on 2022 Oklahoma U.S. Senate race, Jan. 10-25, 2022
- News-Medical.net, "Meta-analysis confirms complete failure of hydroxychloroquine/chloroquine as a COVID-19 treatment," by Susha Cheriyedath, Jan 17 2022
- State Sen. Nathan Dahm: State Senate press releases for 2022 Oklahoma U.S. Senate race, 2013-2021
- KRMG, "Meet Madison Horn, the self-described 'Conservative Democrat' running for US Senate in Oklahoma," by Russell Mills, November 07, 2021
- U.S. Term Limits, "Joan Farr Pledges to Support Term Limits On Congress," September 24, 2021
- US News & World Report, "Inhofe's Office Requests $4M to Combat Illicit Pot Growers," July 7, 2021
- Tulsa World, "D.C. Digest: Lankford claims current voting rights proposal would make election deception easier," by Randy Krehbiel, Jun 20, 2021
- The Norman Transcript, "Inhofe and Lankford vote against bipartisan bill to compete with China," by Reese Gorman, Jun 9, 2021
- Public Radio Tulsa, "Lankford Says He Opposes Independent, Bipartisan Jan. 6 Commission," by Chris Polansky, May 27, 2021
- Time, "Here's How Republicans Downplayed the Capitol Riot at CPAC," by Lissandra Villa, February 26, 2021
- The Oklahoman, "Rep. Kendra Horn sole Oklahoma vote to decriminalize marijuana at federal level," by Chris Casteel, 12/5/20
- FOX 25, "Horn and Bice square off on FOX 25 in debate," by Erika Stanish, October 20, 2020
- Oklahoma Watch, "Four Takeaways from the First Horn-Bice Congressional Debate," by Trevor Brown, October 10, 2020
- The Nation, "Kendra Horn Is Radical… for Oklahoma," by Rebecca Grant, February 18, 2020
- Shawnee News-Star, "Kendra Horn visits Crossroads Head Start facility," by Elisabeth Slay, 1/22/20
- NonDoc Media (Oklahoma), "Rep. Kendra Horn announces her impeachment decision," by Tres Savage, December 17, 2019
- The Oklahoman, "Horn, Oklahoma Republicans urge agreement on NAFTA replacement," by Chris Casteel, 12/5/19
- KTUL ABC-8, "OK Republican Party: We do not condemn President Trump's comments," by Megan Bell, July 17, 2019
- Religion News Service, "Interfaith service blesses Oklahoma Democrat Kendra Horn for her new role in Congress," by Bobby Ross Jr., December 17, 2018
- Roll Call magazine, "Democrats Score Oklahoma Upset Despite Deep-Red Struggles," by Bridget Bowman, November 7, 2018
- AP News, "Horn taps network of women, young people for upset win," by Sean Murphy, November 7, 2018
- National Public Radio on 2022 OK Senate: "'On Fire For God's Work': How Scott Pruitt's Faith Drives His Politics," by Tom Dreisbach & Joe Wertz, May 1, 2018
- Business Insider, "Scott Pruitt reportedly doesn't like the EPA's logo because he thinks it looks like a marijuana leaf," by David Choi, Apr 11, 2018
- Washington Post, "The left and right agree: Fox News destroyed EPA chief Scott Pruitt over climate change," by Amy B Wang, April 3, 2017
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Joan Farr: Adoption is the answer for unborn children.
Joan Farr: When sperm and egg unite it is God's will it should be born.
Kendra Horn: Endorsed in 2018 race by EMILY's List.
Madison Horn: Restore a woman's right to decide when to have a family.
Scott Pruitt: Claimed abortion linked to breast cancer & infertility.
T.W. Shannon: Abortion the greatest moral black mark on American society.
Kendra Horn: Regulating abortion is government overreach.
Madison Horn: Ensure individuals' rights to reproductive health.
Budget & Economy|
Madison Horn: Pass balanced budget legislation, reduce earmarks.
Markwayne Mullin: Time to balance the budget and rein in federal spending.
James Lankford: Equality Act not about equality, prohibits disagreement.
Joan Farr: Against gay marriage & others laws favoring a small minority.
Madison Horn: Expand hate crime laws to include gender, personal identity.
Joan Farr: Overhaul legal system, stop innocents from being jailed.
Kendra Horn: Don't defund the police, ban chokeholds and racial profiling.
Kendra Horn: Decriminalize marijuana; let states chart their own course.
Madison Horn: Treat marijuana as personal choice not criminal problem.
Scott Pruitt: Thought EPA logo looked like marijuana leaf; wanted change.
T.W. Shannon: $4 million to establish unit to go after illegal pot growers.
Joan Farr: In favor of prayer and spanking being put back in schools.
Kendra Horn: Invest in programs like Head Start, Early Head Start.
Kendra Horn: 2018 campaign: emphasized her support for public schools.
Madison Horn: Expand early childhood education and ensure quality K-12.
T.W. Shannon: Vouchers are the answer to fixing government-run schools.
T.W. Shannon: School boards are trying to kick parents out of classrooms.
Madison Horn: Expand early childhood education and raise pay for teachers.
Energy & Oil|
Joan Farr: Climate change is real, but we can only do so much.
Joan Farr: Don't spend exorbitant amounts to stop climate change.
Kendra Horn: Against Green New Deal; include oil and gas in energy policy.
Madison Horn: Invest in clean sources of energy to diversify our supply.
Scott Pruitt: Staunch advocate for continued use of fossil fuels.
T.W. Shannon: Climate change a hoax to put oil and gas out of business.
Scott Pruitt: As state AG sued to block Obama's Clean Power Plan.
T.W. Shannon: Farmers, ranchers don't need EPA to tell them what to do.
Nathan Dahm: Support an America First foreign policy.
Markwayne Mullin: Supports billions to Ukraine for arms and humanitarian aid.
James Lankford: Opposed bipartisan China competition bill as unfocused.
Kendra Horn: Called for a vote on Trump trade deal, joining Republicans.
Madison Horn: Increase international technological collaboration.
James Lankford: For the People Act makes voting easy, cheating easy.
Joan Farr: Mail-in ballots were used to keep Trump out of office.
Joan Farr: Pass Christian laws, don't pass laws favoring the minority.
Joan Farr: January 6th investigation is a witch hunt; Trump won.
Joan Farr: Signed U.S. Term Limits pledge.
Kendra Horn: Voted FOR first Trump impeachment.
Madison Horn: Legalize a secure pathway for same-day voter registration.
T.W. Shannon: Voters have a lot of concerns over election security.
Joan Farr: Supports 2nd amendment, especially with the pandemic.
Markwayne Mullin: No wiggle room: support assault rifle ownership.
T.W. Shannon: Most gun violence happens in Democrat-controlled cities.
T.W. Shannon: FactCheck: gun violence rate higher in GOP-controlled states.
Joan Farr: Lawsuits would end pandemic; it's about population control.
Joan Farr: Forced vaccines are a violation of your rights.
Kendra Horn: COVID: we have to listen to advice of public health experts.
Kendra Horn: Healthcare is a right; build on present system.
Madison Horn: Expand Medicare/Medicaid to include other social programs.
Madison Horn: Tackle challenges facing rural communities access to health.
T.W. Shannon: Wanted old VA hospital converted to mental health facility.
Kendra Horn: Mask mandates effectively decrease COVID risk.
Stephanie Bice: No COVID mask mandates, statewide or nationwide.
Kendra Horn: In Congress served on the House Armed Services Committee.
Madison Horn: Help veterans receive higher education, skills training.
Markwayne Mullin: Nation must honor its commitments to veterans.
Markwayne Mullin: Let military do their jobs with every tool available.
T.W. Shannon: Fight socialism; rebuild our military; stand up to China.
Kendra Horn: Favors a pathway to citizenship for DACA recipients.
Luke Holland: Build the wall, ensure resources for border agents.
Madison Horn: Protect DREAMers who came to the U.S. as children.
Nathan Dahm: Secure our borders; stop Critical Race Theory.
Madison Horn: Became an advocate for diversifying the cybersecurity field.
Madison Horn: Support providing livable wages to hard working Americans.
Principles & Values|
Joan Farr: Enough lawyers in Congress; she's a regular person.
Joan Farr: Bible should trump any of our laws.
Joan Farr: If Jesus was alive he wouldn't be a member of either party.
Kendra Horn: Most are a little left of center, a little right of center.
Kendra Horn: My faith has always been something more personal to me.
Kendra Horn: Voted to condemn Trump's racist tweets at minority members.
Luke Holland: America is the greatest country on earth.
Madison Horn: A tribal citizen of the sovereign Cherokee Nation.
Madison Horn: Counter partisan extremism; seek bipartisan solutions.
Nathan Dahm: We need Proven Republican Fighters, like Trump.
Scott Pruitt: Resigned from EPA in 2018 amid several ethics scandals.
Scott Pruitt: A Christian worldview means God has answers to our problems.
Scott Pruitt: Fought removing 10 Commandments display from state Capitol.
T.W. Shannon: People stormed the Capitol because of rigged election.
T.W. Shannon: The radical left hates America; I love this country.
T.W. Shannon: Started as staff assistant, became Inhofe's chief of staff.
T.W. Shannon: Single because the Lord hasn't provided the right woman yet.
James Lankford: Questioned 2020 election but after Jan. 6, certified Biden.
Markwayne Mullin: Absurd to think that Biden got most votes in 2020.
Luke Holland: Follow the Trump playbook: lower taxes; expand opportunity.
Joan Farr: Lawsuits against Big Tech for denying freedom of speech.
Joan Farr: 5G gave my family COVID, under U.N. directive Agenda 21/30.
Joan Farr: Abolish 5G; it gave a family member COVID.
Madison Horn: Deliver on the promise of expanding broadband access.
Madison Horn: Hadn't joined social media because of her cybersecurity work.
Welfare & Poverty|
Joan Farr: Get Out of Debt Plan has rich paying off others debts.
The above quotations are from 2022 Oklahoma Senate race: debates and news coverage.
Sen. Lankford up for re-election in 2022:
OK special election for 4-year seat::
Incumbent Jim Inhofe(R,retiring)
vs.Kendra Horn(D nominee)
vs.Markwayne Mullin(R runoff Aug. 23)
vs.T. W. Shannon(R runoff Aug. 23)
vs.Nathan Dahm(R,lost primary)
vs.Scott Pruitt(R,lost primary)
vs.Luke Holland(R,lost primary)
OK regular election for 6-year seat::
Incumbent James Lankford(R)
vs.(D runoff Aug. 23: Madison Horn vs. Jason Bollinger)
Former Senators & Senate races:
2020 Oklahoma Senate debates:
2016 Oklahoma Senate debates, Lankford vs.Workman
2014 Oklahoma Senate debates, Lankford vs. Johnson vs. Shannon
2008 Oklahoma Senate debate, Inhofe vs. Rice
2004 Oklahoma Senate debate, Coburn vs. Carson