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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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2018 Maine Senate race: debates and news coverage

    Click on a participant to pop-up their full list of quotations
    from 2018 ME Senate race (number of quotes indicated):
  • Chris Lyons (25) Libertarian candidate for Maine U. S. Senator Maine
  • Eric Brakey (13) GOP Candidate for U.S Senate from Maine Maine
  • Paul LePage (1) Maine Republican Governor
  • Susan Collins (1) Republican Sr Senator Maine
  • Zak Ringelstein (2) Democratic candidate for Maine U. S. Senate Maine
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.

    Maine 2018 Senatorial debates and race coverage:
  • Washington Examiner, "Meet state Senator Eric Brakey, millennial for US Senate", by Neil Dwyer, Dec 7, 2017
  • Cecc Point News, "Interview With GOP Senate Candidate Eric Brakey," by Henry Clay, 10/3/2017
  • Christian Civic League of Maine, on maine.PatriotGuide.us, "2016 CCL Candidate Survey"
  • PBS Newshour, "Maine legalizes marijuana for recreational use," Nov 10, 2016
  • The Atlantic, "The Party of Donald Trump?" by John Sommers & Molly Ball, July 14, 2016

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Eric Brakey: Pro-life, and anti-ObamaCare.
    Eric Brakey: Oppose funding Planned Parenthood; require parental consent.
    Zak Ringelstein: Publicly-funded reproductive healthcare for women.
    Chris Lyons: Life is precious; abortion only if maternal life at risk.
    Chris Lyons: Oppose abortion as an unrestricted right.
    Susan Collins: Joined Democrats to fund Planned Parenthood.
Budget & Economy
    Chris Lyons: Market-led recovery better than stimulus.
Civil Rights
    Eric Brakey: Leave transgender bathroom policy up to local school board.
    Chris Lyons: Education will achieve affirmative action, not law.
    Chris Lyons: Government should have no say on same-sex marriage.
    Chris Lyons: Comfortable with same-sex marriage.
    Chris Lyons: Stricter punishment doesn't reduce crime.
    Eric Brakey: Being pro-life is why I oppose the death penalty.
    Chris Lyons: Marijuana isn't a gateway drug.
    Eric Brakey: Supports legalizing marijuana for recreational use.
    Paul LePage: Oppose legalizing marijuana for recreational use.
    Eric Brakey: Competition will improve our schools.
    Chris Lyons: Vouchers for school choice.
    Eric Brakey: Support private schools, charter schools, or homeschooling.
Energy & Oil
    Chris Lyons: Oppose prioritizing green energy.
    Chris Lyons: Fight EPA regulatory over-reach.
Foreign Policy
    Chris Lyons: Oppose American Exceptionalism.
    Eric Brakey: Crazy that we have our troops in 177 different countries.
    Eric Brakey: Deposing secular dictators in Mid-East empowers our enemies.
Free Trade
    Chris Lyons: Support & expand free trade.
Government Reform
    Chris Lyons: Make voter registration easier.
Gun Control
    Eric Brakey: Oppose background checks for individual gun transfers.
    Zak Ringelstein: Most Americans wants gun control but NRA stops it.
    Chris Lyons: Absolute right to gun ownership.
Health Care
    Chris Lyons: Insurance companies benefit from ObamaCare; people don't.
    Chris Lyons: Oppose ObamaCare.
Homeland Security
    Chris Lyons: Don't expand the military.
    Chris Lyons: Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens.
    Eric Brakey: Oppose increasing minimum wage; it takes out the bottom rung.
    Chris Lyons: Oppose affirmative action in hiring.
Principles & Values
    Chris Lyons: Personal belief in God is fine; government action is not.
    Chris Lyons: Keep God in the public sphere.
Social Security
    Chris Lyons: Privatize Social Security.
Tax Reform
    Eric Brakey: No additional 3% tax on income above $200,000.
    Chris Lyons: Oppose higher taxes on the wealthy.
War & Peace
    Chris Lyons: Avoid foreign entanglements.
Welfare & Poverty
    Eric Brakey: Disallow using food stamps to purchase junk food.

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  • Chris Lyons Libertarian candidate for Maine U. S. Senator Maine
  • Eric Brakey GOP Candidate for U.S Senate from Maine Maine
  • Paul LePage Maine Republican Governor
  • Susan Collins Republican Sr Senator Maine
  • Zak Ringelstein Democratic candidate for Maine U. S. Senate Maine

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