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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)
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2004)
Dreams from My Father
by Pres. Barack Obama (1996)

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Fox News coverage of 2010 Senate races
Interviews and hosted debates

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    from Fox News coverage of 2010 Senate races (number of quotes indicated):
  • Blanche Lambert Lincoln (2) Former Democratic Senator Arkansas
  • Charlie Crist (9) Florida Democratic Governor Challenger
  • Jack Conway (8) 2010 Democratic Senate Challenger; formerly Attorney General Kentucky
  • Joe DioGuardi (1) 2010 Republican Challenger New York
  • John Boozman (2) Republican Jr Senator Arkansas
  • Kelly Ayotte (2) Republican Jr Senator New Hampshire
  • Kirsten Gillibrand (1) Democratic Jr Senator New York
  • Marco Rubio (14) Republican Senator (FL)
  • Paul Hodes (2) 2010 Democratic Senate Challenger; currently US Rep. New Hampshire
  • Rand Paul (8) Republican 2016 Primary Challenger
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
    Interviews and debates, in the 2010 Senate race, by Fox News:
  • Oct. 3: Kentucky Senate debate, Conway vs. Paul, on Fox News
  • March 28: Fox News Sunday 2010 Florida primary Senate debate
 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Blanche Lambert Lincoln: Boozman's pro-life stance puts rapists over victims.
    John Boozman: Opposes transporting minors across state lines for abortion.
Budget & Economy
    Jack Conway: Against TARP bailouts due to lack of accountability.
    Rand Paul: Bank bailout was bad policy & helped no banks in KY.
    Paul Hodes: Stimulus bill was needed to stabilize economic free fall.
    Charlie Crist: $8B stimulus funds saved or created 87,000 jobs in Florida.
    Marco Rubio: Oppose Obama stimulus package; it's bad for America.
Civil Rights
    Jack Conway: I abhor discrimination; end "don't ask, don't tell".
    Kirsten Gillibrand: Access to capital for small business will create jobs.
    Marco Rubio: Work across the aisle to make America more business-friendly.
    Jack Conway: Meth lab count is up because we are identifying smaller labs.
    Rand Paul: Tackle drug problem; no one cares where funding comes from.
Energy & Oil
    Jack Conway: Protect coal even under cap-and-trade.
    Rand Paul: Unelected EPA should not regulate greenhouse emissions.
Government Reform
    Jack Conway: I stood up for the people against price-gouging & lies.
Health Care
    Jack Conway: Pay for Obamacare with bulk purchasing & fraud units.
    Rand Paul: Obamacare will cost $3T & health insurance still goes up 15%.
    Blanche Lambert Lincoln: I stopped the public option in ObamaCare.
    John Boozman: Something needs to be done, but ObamaCare is a job killer.
    Charlie Crist: Cover Florida: 6,000 uninsured given peace of mind.
    Charlie Crist: Get waste & fraud out of Medicare so program will survive.
    Marco Rubio: Provide alternatives to employer-based insurance system.
    Rand Paul: Obamacare treats illegal aliens because it's illegal to ask.
    Charlie Crist: Seal borders; enforce laws; send illegals to back of line.
    Marco Rubio: Allow children of illegals to pay in-state college tuition.
    Marco Rubio: No amnesty in any form, not even back-of-the-line.
    Joe DioGuardi: Democrats have created a toxic environment for NY jobs.
    Jack Conway: 20% hometown tax credit for cost of creating a new job.
    Kelly Ayotte: Government won't create jobs; it's our small businesses.
Principles & Values
    Rand Paul: This election really is about the president's agenda.
    Charlie Crist: In Rubio's $600,000 slush fund only $4000 went to candidates.
    Charlie Crist: Problem solving requires consensus, and sometimes concession.
    Marco Rubio: Without America, the world would be a worse place.
    Marco Rubio: $600,000 fund was not taxpayer money, & is fully accounted.
    Marco Rubio: Attended 15-20 Tea Party events; but not formally vetted.
    Marco Rubio: Are Floridians better off than they were four years ago? No!
Social Security
    Rand Paul: Raise the retirement age for people under age 55.
    Charlie Crist: Don't raise retirement age; don't adjust COLA.
    Marco Rubio: Hard choices for people under 40, to avoid runaway growth.
    Marco Rubio: Keep raising the retirement age on the table.
    Marco Rubio: Keep cost-of-living adjustment on the table.
Tax Reform
    Jack Conway: Keep Bush tax cuts during recession.
    Rand Paul: Balanced budget amendment to pay to extend $4T Bush tax cuts.
    Kelly Ayotte: Wrong philosophy to raise taxes during difficult economy.
    Paul Hodes: Fiscally irresponsible to allow tax breaks for the top 2%.
    Charlie Crist: Reduce the tax brackets to let private enterprise flourish.
    Charlie Crist: 2006: Pledged no taxes; 2009: $2.2B in fees on 16M people.
    Marco Rubio: Proposed to replace property taxes with state sales tax.
    Marco Rubio: Pledged to never raise taxes as state rep.

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