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 Harmís 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)
(click a book cover for a review or other books by or about the presidency from Amazon.com)
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Ben Carson: Need civil discussion between pro-life and pro-choice.
Budget & Economy|
Donald Trump: Keep mortgage interest deduction; knock out carried interest.
Donald Trump: Use increasing debt ceiling as bargaining chip.
Ben Carson: Raise debt ceiling, but ensure you won't have to do it again.
Chris Christie: Black Lives Matter encourages cop killing.
Rick Santorum: Push for religious liberty in workplace, but not anti-gay.
Bernie Sanders: Casino-type capitalism causes devastating problems.
Chris Christie: Overhaul ridiculous tax system so companies stop leaving.
Rand Paul: Defend the whole Bill of Rights, including speedy trials.
Ben Carson: Addiction results from weakened values.
Bernie Sanders: Free public university tuition, like we had 50 years ago.
Donald Trump: Opposes Common Core.
Jeb Bush: Common Core is not a federal takeover.
Bernie Sanders: Climate change will lead to international security crises.
Ben Carson: Focus on funding refugee camps; not bringing refugees to US.
Jeb Bush: Duty to protect religious minorities & Christian refugees.
Jeb Bush: Russia won't be an ally in Syria but maintain communication.
Marco Rubio: Do not leave it to Russia to get rid of ISIS.
Donald Trump: Provide economic assistance to create a safe zone in Syria.
Bernie Sanders: We have to negotiate with others, even Iran.
Mike Huckabee: Governors have world views; I've been all over the Mideast.
Bernie Sanders: Base trade policy on working families, not multinationals.
Donald Trump: Candidates should disavow PACs.
Bernie Sanders: Super-PACs pervert the democratic process.
Ben Carson: 2nd amendment critical in guarding against tyranny.
Donald Trump: Gun ownership makes US safer, not more dangerous.
Carly Fiorina: FactCheck: No evidence of 470,000 failures from ObamaCare.
Bernie Sanders: Healthcare is a fundamental right in a civilized society.
Rand Paul: Both refugees and visa waivers pose threat.
Rand Paul: Bulk data collection does not improve safety.
Rand Paul: Surveillance of mosques ok; database of Muslims not ok.
Rand Paul: National defense should be unencumbered by nation building.
Donald Trump: Syrian refugees are a Trojan Horse.
Rand Paul: Legal status for 11 million illegals after we secure border.
Donald Trump: We need strong borders; we need a wall.
Jeb Bush: There is no plan to deport 11 million people.
Principles & Values|
Marco Rubio: FactCheck: Senate attendance comparable to other candidates.
Bernie Sanders: Abortion & gay marriage secondary to addressing inequality.
Rand Paul: Conservative on spending; libertarian-ish on other issues.
Bernie Sanders: Increase tax on wealthy; close loopholes for corporations.
War & Peace|
Jeb Bush: No-fly zone in Syria; arm Kurds; establish Sunni coalition.
Jeb Bush: Send troops to Syria to then remain to maintain stability.
Lindsey Graham: Military commitment of regional troops in Syria is necessary.
Lindsey Graham: Regional, not US, army would keep stability in Syria.
Rand Paul: Only Sunni-Shiite coalition forces, not US, in Syria.
Marco Rubio: Boots on ground in Syria; coordinate with Kurds.
Donald Trump: Strengthen military, but act defensively.
Rand Paul: Keep on mind on Iran nukes but don't trust the ayatollahs.
Mike Huckabee: Arm the Kurds to fight ISIS, plus U.S. bombing.
Mike Huckabee: US boots on the ground to fight ISIS ok, if others join too.
Donald Trump: Hit ISIS hard and fast.
Welfare & Poverty|
Ted Cruz: FactCheck: Yes, 3.7M women became impoverished since 2008.