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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)

Book Reviews

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All the Best, George Bush
My Life in Letters and Other Writings

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Click here for 26 full quotes from George Bush Sr. in the book All the Best.
OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Pro-life; against advocating abortion in any form.
Budget & Economy
    Not interested in spend-spend-spend agenda.
    Saw 1992 economy as recovering; public did not.
Civil Rights
    Supports school prayer, like Pledge of Allegiance.
    Called for Constitutional Amendment against flag burning.
    Avoiding censorship more important than defunding NEA.
    Civil Rights Act: ban discrimination without quotas.
    Noriega in prison helps Panama and hurts drug lords.
    Balance economy with environment.
Foreign Policy
    Recognized Baltics to encourage Gorbachev.
    Do as much as possible to stabilize Russia.
Gun Control
    Opposes gun control because it does not work.
    Ban semi-automatic imports; but committed to gunowner rights.
Health Care
    Fight AIDS by encouraging families; test AIDS at marriage.
Homeland Security
    Crowning achievement: eliminating SS18s with START-II.
    Supports “English First” but not via federal law.
Principles & Values
    Now that I'm president, I'll never eat broccoli again.
    The Vision Thing: leadership at home & in the world.
    Memoir intended to show his heartbeat, via personal letters.
Social Security
    We should be unafraid to reduce future benefits.
War & Peace
    Force the Butcher of Baghdad to end the Rape of Kuwait.
    No second guessing; let military commanders decide details.
    Avoided “mission creep” in not attacking Baghdad.
    No loans to Israel until West Bank settlements stop.
    Serbia: Most blame Milosevic, but others have killed too.
    Somalia: let UN do peacekeeping, not US.

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My Life in Letters and Other Writings.

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