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Books by and about 2016 presidential candidates
Hard Choices,
by Hillary Clinton (2014)
Crippled America ,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Outsider in the White House,
by Bernie Sanders (2015)
American Dreams,
by Marco Rubio (2015)
Taking a Stand,
by Rand Paul (2015)
by Scott Walker (2013)
A Time for Truth,
by Ted Cruz (2015)
One Nation,
by Ben Carson (2014)
Trump/Pence vs. Clinton/Kaine On the Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Living History ,
by Hillary Rodham Clinton (2003)
Between Hope and History ,
by Bill Clinton (1996)
In Harm’s Way ,
by Dr. Jill Stein (2000)
Democrat vs. Republican vs. Green vs. Libertarian,
Four Party's Presidential Nominees On The Issues (2016)
Books by and about 2012 presidential candidates
Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)

Book Reviews

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Prosperity for America's Families, by Al Gore

Click here for 17 full quotes from Al Gore in the book 191-page Economic Plan.
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 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy
    Set aside one-sixth of surplus in case rosy estimates fail.
    Free America from debt by paying down $3 trillion.
    Use surplus to strengthen Social Security, Medicare.
    Encourage “Retirement Savings Plus” accounts.
    Set aside $300B as a “Surplus Reserve Fund”.
    Lays out 10 goals in Prosperity for America’s Families plan.
    $4.56 trillion spending plan for 10 years’ budget surplus.
    Make saving and borrowing for college easier.
    More resources for education: tax breaks for college.
Families & Children
    Enable 7 of 10 families to own a home.
    Support equal pay for equal work.
    Reduce poverty to 10% via welfare reform & minimum wage.
Principles & Values
    Make history with fewer than 1 in 10 living in poverty.
Tax Reform
    Lower taxes for working families with targeted tax reform.
    End marriage penalty; reform estate tax; targeted cuts.
    Maintain prosperity via millions of new high-tech jobs.
Welfare & Poverty
    Invest to increase median family income by one-third by 2010.

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