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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 Wisconsin



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    from Past and present Governor candidates from Wisconsin (number of quotes indicated):
  • Bill Lee (4) Tennessee Republican candidate for governor of Tennessee
  • Bob Harlow (16) Wisconsin Democratic candidate for Governor
  • Jim Doyle (2) Wisconsin Former Democratic Governor (2002-2010)
  • Kathleen Vinehout (16) Wisconsin Democratic candidate for Wisconsin Governor
  • Kelda Helen Roys (21) Wisconsin Democratic candidate for governor
  • Phil Anderson (19) Wisconsin Libertarian candidate for governor o
  • Scott Walker (7) Wisconsin WI Governor; Republican Presidential candidate
  • Tom Barrett (4) Democrat U.S. Rep Wisconsin-5
  • Tommy Thompson (13) Cabinet-2005
  • Tony Evers (2) Wisconsin Democratic candidate for governor of Wisconsin
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Abortion
    Kelda Helen Roys: AdWatch: 1849 anti-abortion law is still on the books.
    Phil Anderson: A fetus is an alive, individual human being.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Strongly support abortion as an unrestricted right.
    Kathleen Vinehout: Respect woman's right to make her own decision on abortion.
    Bob Harlow: Support a woman's right to control her body.
    Tommy Thompson: Ban partial birth abortions.
Budget & Economy
    Phil Anderson: Market-led recovery better than stimulus.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Stimulus better than market-led recovery.
    Kathleen Vinehout: Investing in more support for people helps economy thrive.
    Scott Walker: Growth agenda: ease tax burden & regulatory burden.
    Scott Walker: Eliminating collective bargaining created $154M surplus.
    Tom Barrett: Put Madison on a diet: trim budget without raising taxes.
    Tommy Thompson: Vetoed 255 spending bills totalling $43M.
Civil Rights
    Bill Lee: Common sense view of gender: there are two sexes.
    Tony Evers: Fight clandestine discrimination against LGBTQ people.
    Phil Anderson: Supports same-sex marriage.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Comfortable with same-sex marriage.
    Kathleen Vinehout: Equality requires real change and hard work by everyone.
    Bob Harlow: Give our LGBT brothers & sisters their rights.
Corporations
    Kathleen Vinehout: New businesses need local services and cultural amenities.
    Bob Harlow: Competitive grants to small business plus startup incubators.
Crime
    Phil Anderson: End mandatory minimum sentences.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Stricter punishment doesn't reduce crime.
    Kathleen Vinehout: Revamp policies so we don't jail so many.
    Bob Harlow: Get people out of prisons and back to living their lives.
    Tom Barrett: My police department arrests felons instead of hiring them.
    Tommy Thompson: Zero tolerance approach to crime.
    Tommy Thompson: Truth in Sentencing, no exceptions.
    Tommy Thompson: Life means life, no possibility of parole.
Drugs
    Phil Anderson: Marijuana isn't a gateway drug.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Marijuana isn't a gateway drug.
    Kathleen Vinehout: 30% budget cuts but shift to drug addiction and recovery.
    Scott Walker: More drug testing for unemployment insurance applicants.
    Tommy Thompson: More resources to target meth production.
Education
    Tony Evers: AdWatch: should have fired teacher caught viewing porn.
    Phil Anderson: Let parents decide with vouchers.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Oppose vouchers for school choice.
    Kathleen Vinehout: Let's get back to old fashioned teaching in the schools.
    Bob Harlow: Fund every student above the national per-pupil average.
    Tommy Thompson: End Social Promotion; establish standards instead.
    Tommy Thompson: Created the nation’s first private school choice program.
    Tommy Thompson: Instituted $5,100 vouchers for religious schools.
    Tommy Thompson: Instituted statewide Charter School system.
Energy & Oil
    Phil Anderson: Don't prioritize green energy.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Support prioritizing green energy.
    Bob Harlow: No new pipelines; no new strip-mines.
Environment
    Bill Lee: Cost-benefit analysis of agricultural regulations.
    Phil Anderson: Fight EPA regulatory over-reach.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Support EPA regulatory work.
    Kathleen Vinehout: Preserve natural resources for future generations.
    Bob Harlow: Annual tests for heavy metals in all drinking water.
    Tommy Thompson: Funded $170M in “conservation easement” land purchases.
Families & Children
    Bill Lee: My faith informs my view of marriage.
    Kathleen Vinehout: Fan of Family Care programs defeating privatization.
Foreign Policy
    Kelda Helen Roys: Oppose American Exceptionalism.
Free Trade
    Phil Anderson: Support free trade.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Pursue expanded fair trade.
Government Reform
    Phil Anderson: Make voter registration easier.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Make voter registration easier.
    Kathleen Vinehout: Eliminate the tools that diminish our democracy.
Gun Control
    Phil Anderson: Absolute right to gun ownership.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Support heritage of responsible gun ownership.
    Bob Harlow: NRA is crazy; common-sense gun legislation needed.
    Kathleen Vinehout: NRA "A" rating on gun rights reflects constituents' culture.
Health Care
    Phil Anderson: Oppose ObamaCare.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Strongly support ObamaCare.
    Kathleen Vinehout: Healthcare is more than a right; it's a moral obligation.
    Bob Harlow: Full health coverage of your choice, capped at 9% of income.
Homeland Security
    Phil Anderson: Return to military limits imposed by the Constitution.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Don't expand the military.
Immigration
    Phil Anderson: Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens.
    Kathleen Vinehout: Farmers want their immigrant workers able to obtain licenses.
Jobs
    Phil Anderson: Don't require hiring more women/minorities.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Support affirmative action in hiring.
    Kathleen Vinehout: No magic formula to more jobs, just create the environment.
    Bob Harlow: Undo Act 10; restore collective bargaining rights.
    Bob Harlow: Repeal Walker's legislation that banned unionized workplaces.
    Scott Walker: Hypothetically, make WI a right-to-work state.
    Tom Barrett: Restore state's collective bargaining; I respect unions.
Principles & Values
    Bill Lee: Don't exclude faith from public life.
    Phil Anderson: Freely practice beliefs so long as not hurting others.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Oppose government attempts to interfere with religion.
    Jim Doyle: Priorities: close deficit, improve schools and jobs.
    Scott Walker: 19 Walker associates involved in "John Doe" scandal.
Social Security
    Phil Anderson: End mandatory participation in Social Security.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Oppose privatizing Social Security.
    Bob Harlow: Balance budget but protect Social Security and Medicare.
Tax Reform
    Phil Anderson: Lower taxes for everyone.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Support a progressive tax structure.
    Kathleen Vinehout: $1.7B in business tax breaks should shift to schools.
    Bob Harlow: 10% increase for those making more than $1 million.
Technology
    Bob Harlow: High speed rail will bring down housing costs.
    Bob Harlow: Build 200 mile-per-hour high-speed rail network in Wisconsin.
    Jim Doyle: Bring high-speed rail to Wisconsin.
    Scott Walker: Cancel high-speed rail plans.
    Bob Harlow: 1 Gb internet in every home, plus 200 mph high speed rail.
    Scott Walker: Spend $810M on roads instead of high-speed rail.
    Tom Barrett: Build high-speed rail from Milwaukee to Madison.
War & Peace
    Phil Anderson: Avoid foreign entanglements.
    Kelda Helen Roys: Avoid foreign entanglements.
Welfare & Poverty
    Kathleen Vinehout: As a society, we must help and support those that need it.
    Tommy Thompson: Replace Welfare with the Tools to Succeed.
    Tommy Thompson: Early leader in welfare reform.


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  • Bill Lee Tennessee Republican candidate for governor of Tennessee
  • Bob Harlow Wisconsin Democratic candidate for Governor
  • Jim Doyle Wisconsin Former Democratic Governor (2002-2010)
  • Kathleen Vinehout Wisconsin Democratic candidate for Wisconsin Governor
  • Kelda Helen Roys Wisconsin Democratic candidate for governor
  • Phil Anderson Wisconsin Libertarian candidate for governor o
  • Scott Walker Wisconsin WI Governor; Republican Presidential candidate
  • Tom Barrett Democrat U.S. Rep Wisconsin-5
  • Tommy Thompson Cabinet-2005
  • Tony Evers Wisconsin Democratic candidate for governor of Wisconsin

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Gubernatorial candidates from Wisconsin.

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Senatorial winners and losers in each state:

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U.S. House of Representatives winners and losers in each state:

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