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Books by and about 2012 presidential nominees
Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
A Life of Trial and Redemption
about V.P. Joe Biden (2010)
No Apology
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2010)
Young Guns
by Rep. Paul Ryan et al (2010)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Promises to Keep
by Vice Pres. Joe Biden (2007)
The Audacity of Hope
by Pres. Barack Obama (2006)
Turnaround
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2004)
Dreams from My Father
by Pres. Barack Obama (1996)

Book Reviews

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Democracy For America 2010 endorsements


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    from Democracy For America 2010 endorsements (number of quotes indicated):
  • Alexi Giannoulias (7) 2010 Democratic Senate Challenger; currently State Treasurer Illinois
  • Elaine Marshall (6) 2010 Democratic Challenger North Carolina
  • Kendrick Meek (8) 2010 Democratic Senate Challenger; currently US Rep. Florida
  • Mark Myles (4) 2010 Democratic Challenger Oklahoma
  • Paul Hodes (5) 2010 Democratic Senate Challenger; currently US Rep. New Hampshire
  • Roxanne Conlin (6) 2010 Democratic Challenger Iowa
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Abortion
    Kendrick Meek: Endorsed by NARAL; opposed Stupak amendment.
Budget & Economy
    Roxanne Conlin: Fed budget serves as ATM for big banks & special interests.
Civil Rights
    Kendrick Meek: Oppose Florida's ban on gay adoption.
    Elaine Marshall: Strong supporter of LGBT rights.
Corporations
    Alexi Giannoulias: Close tax loophole that incentivizes moving jobs overseas.
    Paul Hodes: Fight Wall Street executives & corporate lobbyists.
    Roxanne Conlin: Practiced law but never for any corporate interest.
Crime
    Kendrick Meek: First African-American captain in Florida Highway Patrol.
    Mark Myles: Served as legal intern in OU's criminal defense clinic.
    Elaine Marshall: Represented women who were victims of domestic violence.
Drugs
    Roxanne Conlin: As US Attorney, led major drug busts.
Education
    Roxanne Conlin: Higher Pell Grants; lower student loan interest rates.
    Kendrick Meek: Increase student aid; cut student loan interest in half.
    Mark Myles: Public education must not depend upon zip code.
Energy & Oil
    Alexi Giannoulias: Incentives for hybrid vehicle purchases.
    Kendrick Meek: Oil is the past; solar & wind & biomass are the future.
Environment
    Paul Hodes: First successful criminal prosecution against polluters.
Free Trade
    Roxanne Conlin: Tax incentives to encourage keeping & creating jobs here.
Government Reform
    Alexi Giannoulias: Voice for the people, not the corporate special interests.
    Paul Hodes: Ban earmarks associated with campaign contributions.
    Roxanne Conlin: No money from PACs nor federal lobbyists.
    Elaine Marshall: I earned my reputation as a reformer, tough on lobbyists.
Health Care
    Alexi Giannoulias: Ban denial of coverage; cover preventative care.
    Alexi Giannoulias: Increase competition via a public option.
    Mark Myles: Eliminate mandate to buy insurance for the uninsured.
    Elaine Marshall: Coverage for mammograms and Pap Smears.
    Elaine Marshall: Strong supporter of the public option.
Homeland Security
    Elaine Marshall: Now is not the time to commit 30,000 to Afghanistan.
Jobs
    Alexi Giannoulias: Focus on investment in clean energy jobs.
    Kendrick Meek: I wake up and fight for jobs for Floridians every day.
    Mark Myles: Change policies which have led to outsourcing.
Principles & Values
    Paul Hodes: Served as assistant Attorney General under David Souter.
    Kendrick Meek: Socially progressive and fiscally responsible.
    Kendrick Meek: Son of retired Rep. Carrie Meek; married to Miami prosecutor.
Tax Reform
    Alexi Giannoulias: Tax cuts for college tuition, homebuyers, & job creation.
War & Peace
    Paul Hodes: Bush took our country off course in Iraq.


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  • Alexi Giannoulias 2010 Democratic Senate Challenger; currently State Treasurer Illinois
  • Elaine Marshall 2010 Democratic Challenger North Carolina
  • Kendrick Meek 2010 Democratic Senate Challenger; currently US Rep. Florida
  • Mark Myles 2010 Democratic Challenger Oklahoma
  • Paul Hodes 2010 Democratic Senate Challenger; currently US Rep. New Hampshire
  • Roxanne Conlin 2010 Democratic Challenger Iowa

The above quotations are from Democracy For America 2010 endorsements.
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