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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 MD political races in The Baltimore Sun


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Abortion
    Larry Hogan: 1980s: ban abortions; 1992: don't overturn pro-choice laws.
    Michael Steele: Support stem cell research that does not destroy embryos.
    Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Endorsed by NARAL and EMILYís list.
    Robert Ehrlich: Supports abortion rights, with mixed voting record.
Budget & Economy
    Michael Steele: Deficit spending mortgages our great grandchildrenís future.
    Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Cut income taxes & 30 other taxes while balancing budget.
Civil Rights
    Michael Steele: Affirmative action programs still necessary to close divides.
    Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Vociferously opposes more gambling.
    Parris Glendening: Vociferously opposes more gambling.
Corporations
    Kathy Szeliga: Policy makers care more about Wall Street than Main Street.
Crime
    Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Supports moratorium on the death penalty.
    Parris Glendening: Issues moratorium on the death penalty.
    Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Wait for death penalty study for advice on fairness.
    Robert Ehrlich: Opposes moratorium on death penalty.
    Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Community-oriented programs better than juvenile boot camps.
    Robert Ehrlich: Resurrect boot camps for juvenile justice.
Education
    Ben Carson: Education worked for me; don't throw young people away.
    E.J. Pipkin: Take a hard look at high salaries at universities.
    Howard Dean: No-Child-Left-Behind is Every-School-Board-Left-Behind.
    Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: More character education and more community service.
Energy & Oil
    Michael Steele: Moratorium on gas taxes until price stabilizes.
    Michael Steele: Create and sustain real energy independence.
    Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Build Maglev train; technology of the future.
Environment
    Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Build Intercounty Connector highway in an environmental way.
Families & Children
    Kathy Szeliga: Encourage flexibility so employees can be good parents.
    Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Supports family leave benefits.
    Al Gore: Teaching career focuses on family in America.
Foreign Policy
    Kathy Szeliga: Cutting deals with our enemy puts America at risk.
    Margaret Flowers: ISIS is a symptom of the failure of "War on Terror".
    E.J. Pipkin: We donít want foreign policy to be dictated by France.
Free Trade
    Kathy Szeliga: Support TPP to expand free trade with Pacific nations.
Government Reform
    Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: $20 million revolving loan fund for fire volunteers.
Gun Control
    Margaret Flowers: More background checks; more ammo limits; more regulations.
Health Care
    Michael Steele: Let businesses avoid burdensome and ineffective system.
    Michael Steele: Extend sign up period for the Medicare Rx Drug plan.
Immigration
    Michael Steele: Secure our borders immediately; meaningful reform later.
Jobs
    Kathy Szeliga: Look to improve wages for all, not how low wages should be.
Principles & Values
    Ben Carson: Not running for office, but God may call on me.
    Ben Carson: End the "war on God".
    Rob Sobhani: OpEd: Major-party candidates afraid of debating Sobhani.
    Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Build on Glendeningís accomplishments, with different focus.
    Al Gore: Laying groundwork for possible comeback.
Social Security
    Barbara Mikulski: Opposed to turning over Social Security to Wall Street.
Tax Reform
    Michael Steele: Make tax relief permanent and repeal the death tax.
War & Peace
    Chris Van Hollen: End 2002 Iraq War authority; no ground troops in Mideast.
    Kathy Szeliga: ISIS presents a serious threat and must be destroyed.
    Margaret Flowers: Iran nuke deal is first step towards normalizing relations.
    Michael Steele: No cut and run strategy in Iraq.
    Barbara Mikulski: Pipkin had no plan for the war and for peace.
    E.J. Pipkin: Fight the terrorists in Baghdad rather than in Baltimore.
Welfare & Poverty
    Ben Carson: Charities better at providing for needy than the government.


The above quotations are from Media coverage of MD political races in The Baltimore Sun.

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