Home Issues Leaders Recent Grid Archive Senate House VoteMatch_Quiz FAQs
 2006 Senate  Debates:  AZ      
     More 2006   Debates   2004   Debates   2008   Speculation 

2012 Election
Candidate Debates
St. Anselm NH debate
June 13, 2011
Faith & Freedom Conference
June 4, 2011
South Carolina debate
May 5, 2011
NRA Conference
May 1, 2011
CPAC Conference
Feb. 11, 2011

Candidate Books

Mitt Romney: The Man, His Values and His Vision
, by Lisa Ray Turner and Kimberly Field

Real Change
, by Speaker Newt Gingrich

The Revolution: A Manifesto
, by Ron Paul, published April 2008

Tim Pawlenty: The Sam's Club Republican
, by J. A. McClure

The Audacity of Hope
by Sen. Barack Obama (D, IL)

Promises to Keep: On Life and Politics
, by Joe Biden

Withdrawn Candidates

The America We Deserve
, by Donald Trump

Do the Right Thing
, by Mike Huckabee

, autobiography by Rudolph Giuliani

America by Heart
, by Sarah Palin

Book Reviews


(click a book cover for a review or other books by or about the presidency from

Iowa Brown and Black Presidential Forum

Budget & Economy
   Dennis Kucinich: Must cut Pentagon spending.
   Dennis Kucinich: WPA-type program will create jobs and rebuild America.
   John Kerry: Economy is recovering for corporations to some degree.
Civil Rights
   Al Sharpton: No people of color in Dean's cabinet-should import talent.
   Al Sharpton: Just talking about race is trivializing the issue.
   Al Sharpton: Get young people involved in the election process.
   Carol Moseley-Braun: Have to have an honest conversation about race-Dean is right.
   Carol Moseley-Braun: Need to reform immigration policy to welcome them.
   Howard Dean: No people of color in Dean's cabinet-because so few in VT.
   Howard Dean: Confederate flag is a painful symbol to Blacks.
   Howard Dean: Understand the plight of minorities.
   John Edwards: Economic and educational equality are needed.
   John Edwards: Fund the Help America Vote Act.
   Joseph Lieberman: Allow driver's license for immigrants.
   Joseph Lieberman: Support reparation legislations.
   Howard Dean: Regulation of finance companies is the right track.
   Joseph Lieberman: Young people need a better public education.
Foreign Policy
   Dennis Kucinich: Americans have been misled about the Iraqi war.
Government Reform
   John Kerry: Every vote must be counted.
Health Care
   Carol Moseley-Braun: Single-payer system is the only answer.
   John Edwards: Cap on damages for personal injuries is discriminatory.
Homeland Security
   Carol Moseley-Braun: Color-coded warnings are no substitute for diplomacy.
   John Kerry: Bush misused the authority Congress gave him.
   John Kerry: Color-coded warning system needs to be changed.
   Joseph Lieberman: Intelligence system must be reformed.
   Joseph Lieberman: Win the hearts and minds of the Muslim world.
   Dennis Kucinich: Bush immigration program is indentured servitude.
   Dick Gephardt: Immigration service is a mess and needs reform.
   Dick Gephardt: Federal government should help illegal immigrants.
   Howard Dean: Be careful about granting citizenship for military services.
   John Edwards: Differentiate terrorists from the immigrants.
   Joseph Lieberman: Make sure immigrants are treated fairly.
   Al Sharpton: Institutional discrimination still hinders minorities.
   Al Sharpton: Create jobs that are necessary.
   Carol Moseley-Braun: Provide capital job development in minority communities.
   Dick Gephardt: Ask the WTO for an international minimum wage.
   John Kerry: Provide employment opportunities to minorities.
Tax Reform
   Howard Dean: Plan to increase corporate taxes.
   Howard Dean: Cutting payroll taxes is not a bad idea.
   Dennis Kucinich: Technologies will create jobs.
   Dick Gephardt: Space programs shouldn't be a top priority.

The above quotations are from Iowa Brown and Black Presidential Forum.

All material copyright 1999-2015
Reprinting by permission only.

Send donations or submit quotations to:
1770 Massachusetts Ave. #630
Cambridge, MA 02140
Home Page
Most recent quotations Archive of books & debates Candidate Matching Quiz