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Crippled America ,
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Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
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Outsider in the White House,
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American Dreams,
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Taking a Stand,
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Unintimidated,
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A Time for Truth,
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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)
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Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)

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State of Rhode Island Politicians: secondary Archives


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    from State of Rhode Island secondary Archives (number of quotes indicated):
  • Donald Carcieri (9) Rhode Island Previous Republican Governor
  • Gina Raimondo (10) Rhode Island Democratic Governor
  • Jack Reed (7) Democratic Sr Senator Rhode Island
  • Lincoln Almond (5) Former Republican Governor (1995-2002)
  • Lincoln Chafee (5) Rhode Island Independent Rhode Island Governor
  • Mark Zaccaria (15) Republican Senate Challenger Rhode Island
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Abortion
    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.
Civil Rights
    Mark Zaccaria: Government shouldn't redefine marriage.
    Lincoln Chafee: People of color are the future of Rhode Island.
Corporations
    Donald Carcieri: Regulatory Review Task Force to reclaim business revolution.
Drugs
    Lincoln Chafee: Legalize medical marijuana to relieve pain.
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
    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.
Foreign Policy
    Mark Zaccaria: American colors don't run, but they have been fading.
    Jack Reed: Suspend aid to Egypt while military crushes protestors.
Government Reform
    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.
Gun Control
    Mark Zaccaria: Opposes more gun restrictions.
Health Care
    Mark Zaccaria: Repeal ObamaCare; it's not a government responsibility.
Homeland Security
    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.
Immigration
    Mark Zaccaria: Protect the borders; prevent illegal entry.
Jobs
    Gina Raimondo: Give everyone chance for dignified work at a decent wage.
    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.
Local Issues
    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.
Social Security
    Gina Raimondo: Get most state retirees a cost of living increase.
Tax Reform
    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.
Technology
    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
    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.


The above quotations are from State of Rhode Island Politicians: secondary Archives.



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