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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)

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Republican Debate in West Columbia, SC, Jan. 7, 2000

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Gary Bauer: Would counsel raped family members against abortion.
Civil Rights
    Alan Keyes: Signed pledge to reinstitute ban on gays in military.
    George W. Bush: Leave decisions on flying Confederate flag to the states.
    Gary Bauer: Miranda rights not as important as victim rights.
    Orrin Hatch: Appointing conservative judges is more critical than Miranda.
Foreign Policy
    Gary Bauer: Panama Canal: Keep US in; keep China Out.
    George W. Bush: Honor Panama Canal treaty, but keep canal open.
    John McCain: Concern over Chechnya spreads to Caucasus oil reserves.
    Steve Forbes: Chechnya war & Yeltsin’s resignation are election ploys.
Free Trade
    Alan Keyes: Banks and American clout should help farmers.
    Gary Bauer: Revoke China’s MFN & help US farmers.
    George W. Bush: Sow free trade and farmers will reap.
    John McCain: Substitute trade treaties for protectionism.
Government Reform
    John McCain: Campaign reform that’s best for country, not for GOP.
    Orrin Hatch: McCain-Feingold campaign finance reform is unconstitutional.
Health Care
    Steve Forbes: Solve health care affordability with choice.
Homeland Security
    John McCain: Accepts gays in military under current policy.
    John McCain: Military’s political leaders need military backgrounds.
    Steve Forbes: Farmers need policy reform.
Tax Reform
    George W. Bush: Put surplus into people’s pockets, not Washington’s pockets.
    John McCain: Don’t promise tax cuts from future surpluses we may not have.
    Alan Keyes: Abolish the income tax and eventually tax the Internet.
    Gary Bauer: Keep Internet tax-free; lower taxes for Main Street too.
    George W. Bush: Internet may or may not help mom & pop - wait & see.
    John McCain: Internet tax ban saved consumers $600M this Xmas.
    Orrin Hatch: Internet will not replace touching in stores.
    Steve Forbes: Internet tax ban fosters growth.

The above quotations are from Republican Debate in West Columbia, SC, Jan. 7, 2000.

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