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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 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)

Book Reviews

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2016 CNN Libertarian Town Hall with Gary Johnson & Bill Weld

    Click on a participant to pop-up their full list of quotations
    from 2016 CNN Libertarian Town Hall (number of quotes indicated):
  • Bill Weld (15) Massachusetts Libertarian Vice-Presidential nominee
  • Gary Johnson (18) New Mexico Libertarian Gubernatorial Challenger
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Bill Weld: Clinic access is guarding a fundamental constitutional right.
    Gary Johnson: Law of the land is Casey v. Planned Parenthood; I'll keep it.
    Gary Johnson: Planned Parenthood does a lot of good.
Budget & Economy
    Bill Weld: Cut 20% waste in every federal agency.
Civil Rights
    Bill Weld: 1990s: Established MA African Caribbean American commission.
    Bill Weld: I led Massachusetts on gay rights, and MA led America.
    Bill Weld: Marriage equality is dictated by equal protection clause.
    Gary Johnson: Zero corporate tax would create tens of millions of jobs.
    Bill Weld: Prosecuted organized crime for 7 years in Justice Department.
    Gary Johnson: Men of color four times as likely to end up behind bars.
    Bill Weld: Substance abuse cases should not go to criminal prison.
    Gary Johnson: No legalization of heroin, but apply harm reduction.
    Gary Johnson: Most outspoken governor in the country on school choice.
Free Trade
    Bill Weld: Tariffs in 1920s croaked the world economy.
    Gary Johnson: Free trade unfairly criticized for being crony capitalism.
Gun Control
    Gary Johnson: Keep guns away from mentally ill & potential terrorists.
    Gary Johnson: No-fly list is error-prone; don't use it to deny guns.
Health Care
    Gary Johnson: Catastrophic insurance ok; then free-market for the rest.
Homeland Security
    Bill Weld: Treat ISIS as a gigantic organized crime family.
    Bill Weld: Nuclear proliferation is #1 threat to world security.
    Bill Weld: Maintain invincible defense but cut military 20%.
    Bill Weld: Fear-mongering about immigrants is like Nazi round-ups.
    Gary Johnson: Deporting 11M illegal immigrants is based on misinformation.
    Gary Johnson: Make work visas as easy as possible.
Principles & Values
    Bill Weld: Chaired Mitt Romney presidential campaign in New York.
    Gary Johnson: Socially tolerant: let people make their own choices.
    Gary Johnson: The God that I speak to doesn't have a particular religion.
Social Security
    Gary Johnson: Raise retirement age to 75.
Tax Reform
    Bill Weld: Cut taxes without abolishing the IRS.
    Gary Johnson: Revenue-neutral FairTax: life without the IRS.
War & Peace
    Bill Weld: Don't intervene abroad when people are mean to each other.
    Gary Johnson: ISIS has grown as a result of U.S. intervention in Mideast.
    Gary Johnson: No U.S. military intervention in Syria.

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  • Bill Weld Massachusetts Libertarian Vice-Presidential nominee
  • Gary Johnson New Mexico Libertarian Gubernatorial Challenger

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