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)
Mark Zaccaria: Human life begins at conception.
Budget & Economy|
Mark Zaccaria: Senate bank regulators are too cozy with regulated banks.
Jack Reed: Postpone sequestration; then balanced taxes & cuts.
Donald Carcieri: We cannot sustain the present level of spending.
Lincoln Almond: $325M tax cuts & business incentives to attract investment.
Mark Zaccaria: Government shouldn't redefine marriage.
Lincoln Chafee: People of color are the future of Rhode Island.
Donald Carcieri: Regulatory Review Task Force to reclaim business revolution.
Lincoln Chafee: Legalize medical marijuana to relieve pain.
Bobby Nardolillo: Diversity of choice in education.
Gina Raimondo: PrepareRI Dual Enrollment: free tuition for high schoolers.
Gina Raimondo: All-day kindergarten for all; computers in every school.
Mark Zaccaria: Oppose nationwide Common Core standards.
Donald Carcieri: Strong advocate of expanding Charter Schools.
Lincoln Almond: Measure school performance and report to parents.
Lincoln Almond: We will not tolerate failing schools.
Energy & Oil|
Bobby Nardolillo: Further research needed on climate change.
Mark Zaccaria: No subsidies for wind and solar.
Donald Carcieri: Make R.I. the leader in development of offshore wind power.
Families & Children|
Gina Raimondo: Pass modern, common-sense paid sick leave laws.
Mark Zaccaria: American colors don't run, but they have been fading.
Jack Reed: Suspend aid to Egypt while military crushes protestors.
Bobby Nardolillo: Shift elections to Saturday.
Gina Raimondo: Allow online voter registration.
Mark Zaccaria: Photo ID for voting.
Jack Reed: Nuclear option: Allow confirmation of Obama's appointees.
Donald Carcieri: Reduce our reliance on government.
Mark Zaccaria: Opposes more gun restrictions.
Bobby Nardolillo: Repeal and replace Obamacare.
Mark Zaccaria: Repeal ObamaCare; it's not a government responsibility.
Mark Zaccaria: Maintain a superior nuclear arsenal.
Jack Reed: No Benghazi cover-up; had 11 hearings & 25,000 documents.
Donald Carcieri: Gratitude to armed forces for defending our freedoms.
Bobby Nardolillo: Get tough on illegal immigrants.
Mark Zaccaria: Protect the borders; prevent illegal entry.
Gina Raimondo: Give everyone chance for dignified work at a decent wage.
Bobby Nardolillo: Don't raise minimum wage to $9.60 per hour.
Gina Raimondo: Raise minimum wage to $9.60 per hour.
Mark Zaccaria: Accepted 20 weeks of unemployment, but opposes extending it.
Donald Carcieri: Americans' top priority: put people back to work.
Lincoln Chafee: $10 million for world-class sailing event center.
Principles & Values|
Mark Zaccaria: Judeo-Christian values established our government framework.
Mark Zaccaria: Former chair of state GOP; former Town Council member.
Gina Raimondo: Get most state retirees a cost of living increase.
Bobby Nardolillo: Cut tax rates, cut spending.
Gina Raimondo: Reduced the corporate minimum tax.
Gina Raimondo: Cut car tax by at least 30%.
Mark Zaccaria: FairTax ends complexity that requires entire industry.
Donald Carcieri: Property tax increases can be avoided.
Lincoln Almond: Eliminate the capital gains tax.
Gina Raimondo: RhodeWorks: fix highways ad 12n0 bridges.
Lincoln Chafee: Sales & use tax on online sellers with no physical presence.
Donald Carcieri: The new I-Way connects life-science academics with research.
Lincoln Almond: $8.4 million Rhode Island E-government Fund.
War & Peace|
Bobby Nardolillo: Supports Afghanistan war but not forever.
Sheldon Whitehouse: More troops in Afghanistan OK but revisit later.
Jack Reed: Coalition to stop Syrian WMDs, but nothing more militarily.
Jack Reed: Red line in Syria if chemical weapons used against people.
Jack Reed: More pressure on Iran; keep all options on the table.
Welfare & Poverty|
Lincoln Chafee: Yes, government has a role in struggle against poverty.