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)
2016 Oregon Senate race: debates and news coverage
(Click for external website)
Click on a participant to pop-up their full list of quotations
from 2016 OR Senate race (number of quotes indicated):
- Bud Pierce (3) Oregon Republican 2016 Gubernatorial candidate
- Jason Conger (2) Republican Challenger Oregon
- Kevin Stine (25) Democratic Senate candidate Oregon
- Mark Callahan (21) Republican Senate challenger Oregon
- Monica Wehby (1) Republican Challenger Oregon
- Ron Wyden (3) Democratic Sr Senator Oregon
OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
Oregon Senate debates and race coverage:
- League of Women Voters of Oregon, "Voter Guide", downloaded Sept. 9, 2016
- Medford Mail Tribune, "Medford Councilor Stine to challenge Sen. Ron Wyden", by Damian Mann, Sep. 21, 2015
- The Oregonian, "Medford Councilor says he will run for Senate", by Jeff Mapes, September 21, 2015
- The Oregonian, "Republican Senate candidates show differences," by Jeff Mapes, January 25, 2014
- KTVZ, "GOP candidate seeking to unseat Merkley voices criticism," by Femi Abebefe, January 4, 2014
- Bloomberg News, "Ron Wyden's Lonely Crusade", by Peter Coy, May 2, 2015
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Kevin Stine: No new federal law restricting access to abortion.
Mark Callahan: You are either Pro-Life or you are not.
Monica Wehby: Abortion is a personal decision.
Budget & Economy|
Kevin Stine: Supports stimulus over market-led recovery.
Mark Callahan: Balanced Budget Amendment to the US Constitution.
Kevin Stine: Affirmative action is ok, bur don't enforce statistically.
Kevin Stine: Strongly supports same-sex marriage.
Mark Callahan: Marriage is between one man and one woman.
Kevin Stine: Tax loopholes allow companies to pay meager tax rates.
Kevin Stine: Cut corporate handouts & thus raise tax rates on the 1%.
Kevin Stine: Give judges more leeway on sentencing.
Kevin Stine: Fearful rhetoric about marijuana leads to waste, not safety.
Bud Pierce: Apply Massachusetts Education Reform act to Oregon schools.
Kevin Stine: Opposes school vouchers.
Mark Callahan: Common Core is dumbing down the next generation.
Mark Callahan: Get rid of the Department of Education.
Energy & Oil|
Kevin Stine: End corporate handouts to fossil fuel companies.
Mark Callahan: Do nothing about global warming; it's a fraudulent invention.
Ron Wyden: Boost renewable energy and the low-carbon economy.
Kevin Stine: Prioritize green energy.
Mark Callahan: Energy independence: based on the free market.
Bud Pierce: Enhance infrastructure & natural resource based jobs.
Mark Callahan: Constitution disallows so much federal land ownership.
Kevin Stine: Common sense solutions to ensure environmental security.
Kevin Stine: Supports American Exceptionalism.
Kevin Stine: Avoid foreign entanglements.
Mark Callahan: Strong support of our military and of Israel.
Mark Callahan: UN Small Arms Treaty yields our sovereignty.
Kevin Stine: We need fair trade, not free trade.
Kevin Stine: Oppose "fast track" trade legislation; oppose TPP.
Bud Pierce: Mandate government to release requested info for free.
Kevin Stine: Allow absentee ballots for all; extend early voting.
Mark Callahan: Limit terms in Congress & the U.S. Senate.
Kevin Stine: Gun lobby has redefined 2nd Amendment in a perverse way.
Mark Callahan: The 2nd Amendment was meant to protect the 1st Amendment.
Kevin Stine: We need real healthcare reform, like single-payer.
Mark Callahan: Full repeal of ObamaCare / WydenCare.
Jason Conger: Opposes "Cover Oregon" and state-run insurance exchanges.
Mark Callahan: Opposes "Cover Oregon" and state-run insurance exchanges.
Kevin Stine: Wasteful defense spending is rampant.
Mark Callahan: Strongly support veterans & active duty military personnel.
Kevin Stine: Any reasonable reform includes a pathway to citizenship.
Mark Callahan: No driver's licenses for illegal immigrants.
Jason Conger: Temporary visas for needed undocumented immigrants.
Mark Callahan: Enforce borders; enforce existing laws; say no to amnesty.
Principles & Values|
Kevin Stine: The Senate is full of multi-millionaires over the age of 60.
Ron Wyden: Give voice to those who often feel left out of the debate.
Kevin Stine: Separate church & state, but some leeway for societal norms.
Mark Callahan: Religious freedom is under attack by political correctness.
Kevin Stine: Served in Navy for 9 years; on City Council for 1.
Kevin Stine: Opposes privatizing Social Security.
Mark Callahan: Support flat tax or FairTax; oppose growing government.
Ron Wyden: Sophisticated wealthy few distort tax system.
Mark Callahan: Implement a Flat Tax to replace 74,000-page tax system.
War & Peace|
Mark Callahan: Iran nuclear deal endangers U.S. and our allies.
The above quotations are from 2016 Oregon Senate race: debates and news coverage.