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Books by and about 2016 presidential candidates
Hard Choices,
by Hillary Clinton (2014)
Crippled America ,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Outsider in the White House,
by Bernie Sanders (2015)
American Dreams,
by Marco Rubio (2015)
Taking a Stand,
by Rand Paul (2015)
Unintimidated,
by Scott Walker (2013)
A Time for Truth,
by Ted Cruz (2015)
One Nation,
by Ben Carson (2014)
Trump/Pence vs. Clinton/Kaine On the Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Living History ,
by Hillary Rodham Clinton (2003)
Between Hope and History ,
by Bill Clinton (1996)
In Harmís Way ,
by Dr. Jill Stein (2000)
Democrat vs. Republican vs. Green vs. Libertarian,
Four Party's Presidential Nominees On The Issues (2016)
Books by and about 2012 presidential candidates
Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)

Book Reviews

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Media coverage of IL political races in The Chicago Tribune


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Abortion
    John Kasich: Ban abortions after 20 weeks; but no "heartbeat bill".
    John Kasich: Require abortion clinics to have nearby hospital & doctor.
    Dick Durbin: Abortion is a private decision.
    Steven Sauerberg: Provide women with an alternatives to abortion.
    Elizabeth Dole: No litmus test for judiciary appointments.
Budget & Economy
    Ron Johnson: $184B stimulus drove the country deeper into debt.
Civil Rights
    Eric Holcomb: Supportive of the LGBT community: zero discrimination.
Corporations
    Jim Oberweis: Corporations go overseas when taxes & governments bully them.
    Sharon Hansen: Lower corporate tax rates prevent companies going overseas.
Drugs
    Gary Johnson: War on Drugs is a miserable failure; $6M for treatment.
Energy & Oil
    Wesley Clark: US energy overuse causes worldwide resentment.
Foreign Policy
    Napoleon Harris: Shift focus of foreign aid from Mideast back to the Americas.
    Doug Truax: End Obama's "lead from behind" approach to foreign policy.
Free Trade
    Donald Trump: FactCheck: yes, Ford plant in Mexico, but no U.S. job cuts.
    Russell Feingold: Protect jobs from being shipped abroad via free trade.
Government Reform
    Jill Stein: We need ranked-choice voting in presidential elections.
Health Care
    Ron Johnson: Running for Senate based on fierce opposition to Obamacare.
    Russell Feingold: Brags about having voted for Obamacare.
    Joe Walsh: Opposed to government sponsored health care system.
    Dick Durbin: Large-scale expansion of taxpayer-subsidized coverage.
    Steven Sauerberg: Vouchers to make health care portable and less job-dependent.
Homeland Security
    Joe Walsh: Keep prisoners at Guantanamo; try them in military tribunals.
    Joe Walsh: All provisions of the Patriot Act should be renewed.
    Dick Durbin: Apologizes for comparing Guantanamo to Nazis & Soviet gulags.
    Steven Sauerberg: Ultraliberals hate America; focus on patriotism.
Immigration
    Eric Holcomb: I won't be xenophobic on immigration policy.
    Doug Truax: First secure the border, then no comprehensive reform.
    Jim Oberweis: Visas for illegal immigrants, but no path to citizenship.
Jobs
    Dick Durbin: Raise minimum wage to $10.10 & same pay regardless of gender.
    Jim Oberweis: Minimum wage of $10 (and less for those under age 24).
    Sharon Hansen: No minimum wage; & no set pay based on gender.
    Ron Johnson: Proven record of creating jobs at his private company.
    Russell Feingold: $184B stimulus created jobs, especially highway construction.
Principles & Values
    Jill Stein: Greens overcame ballot laws designed by Democrats and GOP.
    Jill Stein: Majority of Americans want a four-party debate.
    Chuck Grassley: My re-election ensures Iowa is not denied Senate seniority.
    Roxanne Conlin: Republicans only offer more of the same.
    Alexi Giannoulias: Accuses Kirk of economic treason for fundraising in China.
    Mark Kirk: Raised $6,000 from 12 U.S. citizen businessmen in China.
    John Roberts: Volunteer adviser to Bush in 2000 Florida post-election.
Social Security
    Alexi Giannoulias: Gradual fixes: raising the cap; phase-down benefits for rich.
    Joe Walsh: Individuals set aside portion of own income for retirement.
Tax Reform
    Joe Walsh: Reduced tax rates will increase economic activity.
Technology
    Mike Pence: Riverboat gambling ok, but no electronic wagering.
War & Peace
    Andrea Zopp: Supports the Iran nuclear deal.
    Tammy Duckworth: Iran is our enemy, but nuclear deal prevents Iranian nukes.
    Joe Walsh: Provide the troops needed in Afghanistan, like Iraqi surge.
    James Durkin: Remove Saddam Hussein, with US troops if needed.


The above quotations are from Media coverage of IL political races in The Chicago Tribune.

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