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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
United,
by Cory Booker (2016)
The Truths We Hold,
by Kamala Harris (2019)
Smart on Crime,
by Kamala Harris (2010)
Guide to Political Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2017)
Where We Go From Here,
by Bernie Sanders (2018)
Promise Me, Dad ,
by Joe Biden (2017)
Conscience of a Conservative,
by Jeff Flake (2017)
Two Paths,
by Gov. John Kasich (2017)
Every Other Monday,
by Rep. John Kasich (2010)
Courage is Contagious,
by John Kasich (1998)
Shortest Way Home,
by Pete Buttigieg (2019)
The Book of Joe ,
by Jeff Wilser (2019; biography of Joe Biden)
Becoming,
by Michelle Obama (2018)
Our Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2016)
This Fight Is Our Fight,
by Elizabeth Warren (2017)
Higher Loyalty,
by James Comey (2018)
The Making of Donald Trump,
by David Cay Johnston (2017)
Books by and about the 2016 presidential election
What Happened ,
by Hillary Clinton (2017)
Higher Loyalty ,
by James Comey (2018)
Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Hard Choices,
by Hillary Clinton (2014)
Becoming ,
by Michelle Obama (2018)
Outsider in the White House,
by Bernie Sanders (2015)

Book Reviews

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Winners and Losers
Gubernatorial candidates from Texas



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    from Past and present Governor candidates from Texas (number of quotes indicated):
  • Andrew White (12) Texas Democratic candidate for Texas Governor
  • Greg Abbott (11) Texas Republican Governor
  • Lupe Valdez (19) Texas Democratic candidate for governor of Texas
  • Rick Perry (1) Texas Secretary of Energy
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 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Abortion
    Lupe Valdez: Endorsed by Planned Parenthood.
    Andrew White: Firm proponent of women's right to make her own decisions.
Budget & Economy
    Lupe Valdez: Economy should provide security & opportunity.
Civil Rights
    Lupe Valdez: Pledges to fight for equality for gay community.
    Andrew White: No more political games; fight for all human rights.
Crime
    Lupe Valdez: End the era of mass incarceration, plus major reforms.
    Greg Abbott: Raise bail when past criminals are re-arrested.
    Lupe Valdez: Too many people are kept in jail simply because they're poor.
    Greg Abbott: 2003 Fugitive unit resulted in 4,400 more arrests.
Drugs
    Greg Abbott: More drug testing for unemployment insurance applicants.
Education
    Lupe Valdez: The right education starts with fixing school finance system.
    Andrew White: Close $5 billion property tax loophole to aid schools.
    Rick Perry: No "Race to the Top" funding; too many strings attached.
Energy & Oil
    Lupe Valdez: Supporter of clean energy options in wind and solar.
    Andrew White: Believes in climate change and will act to address it.
    Greg Abbott: Clean Power Plan is an EPA power grab.
Environment
    Lupe Valdez: Protect the environment by taking proactive measures.
    Greg Abbott: EPA is a runaway federal agency that must be reined in.
Families & Children
    Lupe Valdez: Pro paid sick leave; choosing job over sick family is wrong.
Free Trade
    Greg Abbott: Expand Texas' robust trade relationship with Canada.
    Greg Abbott: Expand Texas' long-standing trade partnership with Mexico.
Government Reform
    Lupe Valdez: Fight against discriminatory voter identification laws.
    Andrew White: Fight to end the non-competitive gerrymandering system.
    Greg Abbott: Voter fraud is real; voter ID is nondiscriminatory.
Gun Control
    Lupe Valdez: For common sense gun control measures; keep community safe.
    Andrew White: Not anti-gun but we need universal background checks.
    Greg Abbott: Individual right to keep and bear arms was settled in 1791.
Health Care
    Lupe Valdez: Must expand Medicaid; give access to rural communities.
    Andrew White: 4-step plan to reduce healthcare costs for everyone.
    Greg Abbott: ObamaCare was a bad law from the beginning.
Homeland Security
    Lupe Valdez: Wants all veterans to receive the benefits they have earned.
    Andrew White: Help first responders with citizen-led response teams.
    Lupe Valdez: Worked for Dept. of Homeland Security & then elected sheriff.
Immigration
    Lupe Valdez: Wants immigration reform that gives a pathway to citizenship.
    Andrew White: Weak borders are "Open for Business" for criminals.
    Andrew White: Sanctuary City laws force police to do border patrol work.
Jobs
    Lupe Valdez: Supports increasing minimum wage, making college affordable.
    Andrew White: Knows how to create jobs and make progress.
Principles & Values
    Lupe Valdez: Supports Texas Bill of Rights, rooted in Democratic values.
    Greg Abbott: Defend "One Nation, Under God" in our Pledge of Allegiance.
Tax Reform
    Andrew White: Unfair tax burden at state level on homeowners.
    Lupe Valdez: Open to increasing taxes but not a state income tax.
Technology
    Lupe Valdez: Invest in expanded transportation infrastructure.


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