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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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The Thumpin'
How Rahm Emanuel and the Democrats Learned to Be Ruthless and Ended the Republican Revolution

by Naftali Bendavid

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    from The Thumpin', by Naftali Bendavid (number of quotes indicated):
  • George W. Bush (1)
  • Nancy Pelosi (1)
  • Rahm Emanuel (5)
  • Tom Daschle (1)
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 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Free Trade
    Rahm Emanuel: Pushed through the NAFTA treaty.
Principles & Values
    George W. Bush: 2005: I earned political capital, & now I intend to spend it.
    Nancy Pelosi: Prefers "Italian grandmother" to "San Francisco liberal".
    Rahm Emanuel: Political fundraiser & strategist, before running for House.
    Rahm Emanuel: Ran the Dems' DCCC House campaign after 2004 electoral loss.
    Rahm Emanuel: 2004: Planned four-year process to recapture House for Dems.
    Rahm Emanuel: Three pre-teen children: Zachariah, Ilana, and Leah.
    Tom Daschle: Defeated in 2004 as part of wider Republican victory.

The above quotations are from The Thumpin'
How Rahm Emanuel and the Democrats Learned to Be Ruthless and Ended the Republican Revolution

by Naftali Bendavid.

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