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Excerpts from Books by and about 2008 candidates
Sen. John McCain (R, AZ)
Why Courage Matters
Sen. Barack Obama(D, IL)
Dreams From My Father
Sen. Joe Biden (D, DE)
Promises to Keep
Gov. Sarah Palin (R, AK)
New Energy for Alaska
Rep. Bob Barr (L)
The Meaning of IS
Rep. Cynthia McKinney (G)
Green Party Debate
Ralph Nader (I)
The Good Fight
Alan Keyes (NAIP)
Our Character, Our Future

Sen. Hillary Clinton
It Takes A Village
Mayor Rudy Giuliani
Leadership
Gov. Mike Huckabee
Character Makes A Difference
Amb. Alan Keyes
Our Character, Our Future
Rep. Ron Paul
Freedom Under Siege
Gov. Mitt Romney
Turnaround

(click a book cover for excerpts and a review or other books by or about the presidency from Amazon.com)

Man of the People: The Life of John McCain, by Paul Alexander


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Click here for 12 full quotes from John McCain in the book Man of the People: The Life of John McCain.
OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
Civil Rights
   1994: No Senate hiring discrimination by sexual orientation.
Energy & Oil
   2000: Held hearings on mounting evidence of climate change.
   2000: Criticized Bush’s withdrawal from the Kyoto Treaty.
Environment
   1996: Put 3.5B acres of land into wilderness protection.
Health Care
   1989: No mandatory catastrophic Medicare coverage.
   1993: To socialize healthcare would be to ruin it.
Immigration
   1988: Honored by La Raza for opposing official English.
Principles & Values
   2000 race: More grass-roots populism than Republicanism.
   2000 race: Maverick positions became threat to GOP.
   Man of the People: happy to be a Republican and a Reaganite.
War & Peace
   1991: Urged formally declaring war on Iraq over Kuwait.
   1999: US cannot be neutral in situations like Kosovo.


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The above quotations are from Man of the People: The Life of John McCain, by Paul Alexander.

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