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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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2008 Republican primary debate, moderated by Chris Wallace of Fox News; Jan. 6, 2008; final debate before New Hampshire primary

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Mitt Romney: FactCheck: Closed $174M in corporate tax loopholes.
Foreign Policy
    Fred Thompson: Keep Guantanamo open; keep embargo on Cuba.
    Mike Huckabee: As governor, visited 41 countries & met with heads of state.
    Rudy Giuliani: Foreign experience as mayor, at Justice Dept., & in 91 trips.
Government Reform
    John McCain: FactCheck: Claim of “24 years with no earmarks” mostly true.
Homeland Security
    Fred Thompson: Habeas corpus does not apply at Guantanamo; so keep it open.
    Mike Huckabee: Keeping Guantanamo prisoners more important than location.
Social Security
    Fred Thompson: Allow individual retirement accounts with government match.
    Fred Thompson: FactCheck: Slower growth of benefits for future retirees.
Tax Reform
    John McCain: Supported Reagan tax cuts because matched by spending cuts.
    Mike Huckabee: Raising fees is the same as raising taxes.
    Mike Huckabee: Raised AR net tax burden by $500M to comply with court order.
    Mitt Romney: Raised $240M in MA fees, but only covering cost of services.
    Mitt Romney: Zero tax rate on capital gains, for incomes up to $200,000.
    Mitt Romney: Lowering taxes, like Bush tax cuts, grows the economy.
    Mitt Romney: FactCheck: Never opposed 2003 Bush cuts, but never supported.
    Rudy Giuliani: Recommended 64 tax cuts; accomplished 23 of them.
    Rudy Giuliani: I am a supply-sider; and I actually made it work.
    Rudy Giuliani: FactCheck: Claimed 34% NYC hotel tax cut; actual cut was 14%.

The above quotations are from 2008 Republican primary debate, moderated by Chris Wallace of Fox News; Jan. 6, 2008; final debate before New Hampshire primary.

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