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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)
Unintimidated,
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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Democratic Health Care Forum in Las Vegas, sponsored by Nevada Democratic Party, the Center for American Progress, and SEIU (Service Employees International Union)


 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Drugs
    Bill Richardson: Treatment & education over enforcement & incarceration.
Education
    Bill Richardson: Eliminate junk food in schools; statewide smoking ban.
Families & Children
    Chris Dodd: Add illness leave to Family and Medical Leave Act.
Government Reform
    Mike Gravel: Institute healtharereforms by people’s National Initiative.
Health Care
    Barack Obama: Employers are going to have to pay or play.
    Barack Obama: Need political will to accomplish universal coverage.
    Barack Obama: Address minority health needs by more coverage & targeting.
    Bill Richardson: All Americans need same coverage as members of Congress.
    Chris Dodd: Extend Medicaid to poorer families.
    Chris Dodd: All Americans need same coverage as members of Congress.
    Chris Dodd: Examine healthcare in context of income, education, & jobs.
    Dennis Kucinich: HR 676, Conyers-Kucinich bill, establishes Medicare for all.
    Dennis Kucinich: Break the hold of the insurance companies.
    Dennis Kucinich: Competition between insurers only drives up profits.
    Hillary Clinton: 1990s healthcare reforms laid groundwork for today’s reforms.
    Hillary Clinton: Insurers must fund prevention without preexisting conditions.
    Hillary Clinton: Require electronic medical record for all federal healthcare.
    John Edwards: Dysfunctional health care system needs bold, dramatic change.
    John Edwards: Universal coverage makes US business more competitve abroad.
    John Edwards: Not possible to get universal coverage without raising taxes.
    John Edwards: Job-based insurance can be accomplished, not single-payer.
    Mike Gravel: Doctors do a lot of testing today to cover their backsides.
    Mike Gravel: Single-payer health care plan via vouchers you can add to.
    Mike Gravel: Real reform impossible under mercantile lobbying system.
    Mike Gravel: Reforming employer-based system keeps historical accident.
    Mike Gravel: Vouchers provide freedom of choice and perhaps public plan.
    Mike Gravel: President has role to energize people for preventive health.
    Mike Gravel: Phase out Medicare and Medicaid over time.
Homeland Security
    Bill Richardson: Hero’s health card gives veterans access anywhere, anytime.
    Bill Richardson: Reorder priorities: shift $400B from war to human needs.
Immigration
    Bill Richardson: Legalization plan, not this stupid wall being proposed.
Jobs
    Barack Obama: Burdens of globalization are placed on the backs of workers.
Principles & Values
    John Edwards: In it for the duration, despite wife’s breast cancer.
    Mike Gravel: Let the people decide: Solution is with you, not leaders.


The above quotations are from Democratic Health Care Forum in Las Vegas, sponsored by Nevada Democratic Party, the Center for American Progress, and SEIU (Service Employees International Union).

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