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)
(click a book cover for a review or other books by or about the presidency from Amazon.com)
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Nikki Haley: Our goal should always be to empower women.
Joe Biden: US should focus on disrupting Afghanistan drug trade.
Energy & Oil|
Marianne Williamson: Invest in renewable energy, both in US and abroad.
Andrew Yang: Provide developing countries alternatives to fossil fuels.
Joe Sestak: Rejoin Paris Accord; US must restore global leadership.
Joe Sestak: Net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050; end coal exports.
Pete Buttigieg: US must lead the way in exit of coal-fired power.
Seth Moulton: Need to make climate change a top priority.
Wesley Clark: Disappearing glaciers make global warming obvious.
Marianne Williamson: Stronger position on Saudi Arabia; end involvement in Yemen.
Marianne Williamson: Help Venezuela freely choose its own political future.
Marianne Williamson: US should be more involved in opportunities in Africa.
Andrew Yang: Provide model for democratic capitalism, not authoritarians.
Andrew Yang: Helping Ukraine defend itself against Russia helps US.
Andrew Yang: Let our values lead us: no aid to Saudi Arabia against Yemen.
Andrew Yang: Two-state solution is only end to Israel/Palestine conflict.
Joe Sestak: Absence from leadership has let autocrats act with impunity.
Joe Sestak: Work with allies to oppose Russian aggression in Ukraine.
Joe Sestak: Join with allies to compel improved behavior by Saudis.
Joe Sestak: Support 2-state solution; return embassy to Tel Aviv.
Joe Sestak: Can't risk losing influence in Africa to China.
Pete Buttigieg: Accept both cooperation and conflict with China.
Pete Buttigieg: Sanctions on Russia; support for Ukraine.
Pete Buttigieg: We must reset our relationship with Saudi Arabia.
Pete Buttigieg: Supports 2-state solution, but not current Israeli policies.
Pete Buttigieg: Targeted sanctions against Venezuelan officials.
Seth Moulton: Condemn China's human rights abuses.
Seth Moulton: Need to push Saudis on human rights, not arm Yemen war.
Seth Moulton: Support two-state solution, not current Israeli government.
Seth Moulton: Venezuela: US should not try to be world's policeman.
Seth Moulton: Africa: help next generation of leaders, entrepreneurs.
Kamala Harris: Decisions should be made after outreach to allies.
Joe Biden: Easier for Russia to deal with disunified West.
Nikki Haley: Time to show people reasons to support the U.N.
Nikki Haley: US is world's conscience; participation in UN reflects that.
Nikki Haley: We will deal fairly with people who are fair to us.
Joe Biden: Intervention in Venezuela would turn S. America against US.
Joe Biden: Building key to winning over rural Afghanis.
Joe Biden: Foreign policy needs informed consent of American people.
Barack Obama: Never has US had so much power & so little influence to lead.
Barack Obama: US policy should promote democracy and human rights.
Howard Dean: Integrate China as our international community partner.
Howard Dean: Intertwine into alliances, to create international stability.
Marianne Williamson: Take strong position on China on human rights & business.
Marianne Williamson: No TPP without greater protections for workers & environment.
Andrew Yang: Partner to help African nations & expand markets.
Joe Sestak: Mistake to withdraw from TPP: creates opening for China.
Pete Buttigieg: Deals must support workers, but US can't sit on sidelines.
Pete Buttigieg: Support African nations; recognize market opportunities.
Seth Moulton: Deals must help Americans & protect intellectual property.
Seth Moulton: China steps in when US doesn't lead on trade deals.
Kamala Harris: Opposed TPP for invalidating California environmental laws.
Joe Biden: US must take lead on free trade, but deal with uneven impact.
Joe Biden: Supports laws sanctioning Russia for election interference.
Joe Biden: 2016: "I played a small part" in work on ObamaCare.
Pete Buttigieg: Bring troops home from Afghanistan except for Special Ops.
Nikki Haley: Refugee ban: What we did was take a pause.
Joe Biden: Prepare workers for new jobs and they'll support free trade.
Principles & Values|
Joe Biden: Never, never bet against the American people.
John Kasich: Develop capability to identify & destroy cyber-attackers.
War & Peace|
Marianne Williamson: Rejoin Iran nuclear deal and increase diplomacy.
Marianne Williamson: North Korea: Partial sanction relief for some disarming.
Marianne Williamson: Protection of women must be part of any Afghanistan deal.
Andrew Yang: Leaving Iran deal was a massive strategic mistake.
Andrew Yang: Need to accept incremental gains on N. Korea nukes.
Andrew Yang: Bring combat troops home from Afghanistan, but stay involved.
Joe Sestak: Leaving Iran deal saps credibility in future negotiations.
Joe Sestak: North Korean denuclearization will be incremental.
Joe Sestak: Withdraw from Afghanistan, after achieving stability.
Pete Buttigieg: Rejoin Iran deal with 6 other countries.
Pete Buttigieg: N. Korea: Step-by-step process for peace & denuclearization.
Seth Moulton: Rejoin Iran nuclear deal; strengthen and extend it.
Seth Moulton: Interim agreement with North Korea would be step forward.
Seth Moulton: Provide lethal aid to Ukraine; strengthen NATO.
Seth Moulton: Work to be done in Afghanistan after bringing troops home.
Kamala Harris: Opposes US support for Saudi military action in Yemen.
Nikki Haley: Peacekeeping forces should not be permanent.
Joe Biden: Don't trust Iran but they met initial conditions of deal.
Joe Biden: Afghanistan must never again be haven for al Qaeda.
Condoleezza Rice: We must keep our word & not abandon Iraqi people.