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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)

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House delegation from Michigan


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    from MI Congressional representatives, past and present (number of quotes indicated):
  • Brenda Lawrence (11) Democratic House Member U.S. Rep Michigan- 14
  • Dave Trott (8) Republican House Member U.S. Rep Michigan- 11
  • Debbie Dingell (2) Democratic House Member U.S. Rep Michigan-12
  • Gary Peters (1) Democratic Challenger Michigan
  • Jack Bergman (13) Republican U.S. Rep Michigan- 1
  • Marcia Squier (14) Green Challenger for MI Senator Michigan
  • Mike Bishop (9) Republican House Member U.S. Rep Michigan- 8
  • Rocky Raczkowski (3) Former Republican Challenger (2002) Michigan
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Abortion
    Jack Bergman: Only allow abortion when maternal life at risk.
    Jack Bergman: Right to life includes the lives of those yet unborn.
    Dave Trott: Sanctity of life from conception.
    Mike Bishop: 100% Pro-life record.
Budget & Economy
    Jack Bergman: Balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.
    Dave Trott: Rein in out-of-control federal spending.
    Mike Bishop: Overregulation & red tape stifle job growth & stall economy.
Civil Rights
    Marcia Squier: Racial inequality continues to be a serious problem.
    Rocky Raczkowski: Keep Don't Ask, Don't Tell military policy.
Corporations
    Marcia Squier: Taxes & fees for overseas corporations; incentives at home.
    Debbie Dingell: Don't bash the domestic auto industry.
Drugs
    Rocky Raczkowski: No further expansion of medical marijuana laws.
Education
    Jack Bergman: Government monopoly on education is a tragedy.
    Brenda Lawrence: Public-private partnerships to connecting college to jobs.
    Marcia Squier: Extend free public education from pre-school to PhD.
    Dave Trott: Opposes government control by Common Core standards.
    Brenda Lawrence: Refinance college loans to reduce student debt.
Energy & Oil
    Marcia Squier: Green New Deal & fossil fuel-free vehicles by 2030.
Environment
    Brenda Lawrence: Flint water crisis is example of environmental injustice.
    Marcia Squier: Federal funding for Flint; and prosecution for poisoning too.
Foreign Policy
    Gary Peters: Be actively engaged in the Middle East.
Free Trade
    Jack Bergman: I support free and fair trade, not TPP.
    Brenda Lawrence: Oppose TPP, NAFTA, and similar trade deals.
    Marcia Squier: Oppose TPP, NAFTA, and similar trade deals.
Government Reform
    Marcia Squier: Repeal Citizens United; publicly fund campaigns.
    Mike Bishop: Make state legislature part-time, with pay cuts.
Gun Control
    Jack Bergman: Right to bear arms is about being a free nation.
    Brenda Lawrence: Enact common sense gun control reforms & close loopholes.
    Marcia Squier: Universal background checks to reduce gun crime.
    Dave Trott: 2nd Amendment is important cornerstone of nation's freedoms.
    Mike Bishop: Personally a gun owner with a CPL.
    Debbie Dingell: Deal with mental illness and gun control laws.
Health Care
    Jack Bergman: Number one priority is to repeal ObamaCare.
    Brenda Lawrence: ObamaCare is sound policy, but deal with consequences.
    Marcia Squier: Repeal ObamaCare & replace with full coverage for all.
    Dave Trott: Repeal & replace the onerous ObamaCare law.
    Mike Bishop: Fought against ObamaCare from the start.
    Rocky Raczkowski: Repeal ObamaCare.
Homeland Security
    Jack Bergman: Give my all to implement V.A. reform.
    Dave Trott: Unyielding enthusiasm for our troops.
    Mike Bishop: Number one responsibility is to provide a national defense.
Immigration
    Jack Bergman: Immigration is a privilege, not a right.
    Brenda Lawrence: Refugees aren't terrorist; that's just more fear tactics.
    Marcia Squier: Moratorium on deportation of undocumented immigrants.
    Dave Trott: Secure our nation's borders before discussing reform.
    Mike Bishop: Opposed to any amnesty.
Jobs
    Marcia Squier: Minimum wage of $15 per hour, including Congress.
    Mike Bishop: 2007: publicly called for right-to-work in Michigan.
    Brenda Lawrence: Paid sick leave helps women & minorities most.
    Brenda Lawrence: Fight to raise minimum wage to $10.10 an hour.
Principles & Values
    Jack Bergman: I believe the Bible is the true word of God.
    Jack Bergman: Commitment to being the best made most exceptional nation.
Social Security
    Brenda Lawrence: Protect social security, Medicare and Medicaid programs.
    Marcia Squier: Including eldercare services in universal health care.
Tax Reform
    Jack Bergman: Simplify and lower tax rates for everyone.
    Brenda Lawrence: I believe in a progressive tax.
    Marcia Squier: Highest earners should pay the highest taxes.
    Dave Trott: Reduce regulations & update the cumbersome tax code.
    Mike Bishop: Put forth more than $1 billion in cuts in Michigan.
War & Peace
    Jack Bergman: Only use troops when it is absolutely necessary.
    Marcia Squier: Immediate US cease-fire and weapons embargo on all countries.


The above quotations are from House delegation from Michigan.

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

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Senatorial winners and losers in each state:

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Gubernatorial winners and losers in each state:

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