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)
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 Harm’s 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)
(click a book cover for a review or other books by or about the presidency from Amazon.com)
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy|
Bernie Sanders: 2008 Crash's foreclosures brought about by deregulation.
Bernie Sanders: 1960s U. Chicago Congress of Racial Equality member.
Bernie Sanders: Empower Native Americans to make up for abrogated treaties.
Bernie Sanders: DOMA was homophobic even in 1996.
Bernie Sanders: End corporate tax dodging by shifting profits overseas.
Bernie Sanders: Too-Big-to-Fail means taxpayers insure megabanks.
Bernie Sanders: Reform credit-rating agencies by separating from Wall Street.
Bernie Sanders: Corporate Media threatens our democracy.
Bernie Sanders: A few giant corporations own the media.
Bernie Sanders: It is time to break up largest financial institutions.
Bernie Sanders: Rigged economy makes America like a Banana Republic.
Brian Schatz: End corporate tax dodging by shifting profits overseas.
Jan Schakowsky: End corporate tax dodging by shifting profits overseas.
Bernie Sanders: Real criminal justice/police reform also combats racism.
Bernie Sanders: End the death penalty, like all other advanced countries.
Bernie Sanders: New model for police training de-escalating lethal force.
Bernie Sanders: How justice system treats blacks is a national disgrace.
Bernie Sanders: Black Lives Matter points out police brutality.
Bernie Sanders: We must end the "War on drugs".
Bernie Sanders: Opioid treatment instead of locking them up.
Bernie Sanders: Revolution needed in child-care and preschool jobs.
Bernie Sanders: College for All: $2 federal match for every state $1.
David Koch: Government schools indoctrinate children.
Energy & Oil|
Bernie Sanders: Cut carbon˙40% by 2030 and 80% by 2050.
Bernie Sanders: Job training for transition to green energy.
Bernie Sanders: 2015 & 2016 were hottest years on record: debate is over.
Bernie Sanders: Massive and sustained investment in sustainable energy.
Bernie Sanders: Pushed energy efficiency block grants.
Bernie Sanders: Inexpensive Venezuelan oil donated to low-income Vermonters.
Families & Children|
Bernie Sanders: American workers need a vacation.
Bernie Sanders: Affordable housing underlies jobs, and child development.
Bernie Sanders: Real family values: time with newborn and sick relatives.
Bernie Sanders: Corporate greed drives business abroad.
Bernie Sanders: American jobs must no longer be our number one export.
Marcy Kaptur: Demand trade agreements that work for the American worker.
Bernie Sanders: Wall Street regulates Congress; do it the other way around.
Bernie Sanders: Allow Post Offices to offer banking services.
Bernie Sanders: End private prisons; end profit of incarceration.
Bernie Sanders: Ruling class wants a lack of political consciousness.
Bernie Sanders: SuperPACs: manifestation of everything wrong with politics.
Bernie Sanders: Participation in politics as easy and convenient as possible.
Bernie Sanders: Automatic voter registration at age 18.
David Koch: Abolish the despotic Federal Election Commission.
Democratic Party: OpEd: Voter ID reduces Dem turnout by 8% and GOP by 3%.
Jimmy Carter: Unlimited money in politics violates essence of America.
Republican Party: OpEd: Voter ID reduces Dem turnout by 8% and GOP by 3%.
Bernie Sanders: Intervene with mental illness, to prevent mass shootings.
Bernie Sanders: Focus healthcare on health instead of profits.
Bernie Sanders: Don't ignore prescription drug affordability.
Bernie Sanders: Lack of affordable dental care is part of healthcare crisis.
Bernie Sanders: Mental Health: people need more affordable treatments.
Bernie Sanders: Federally-run single-payer program with mental/dental.
Bernie Sanders: 1999: Took Vermonters to Canada for low-cost Rx drugs.
Bernie Sanders: Real issue is healthcare at all, for rural poor.
David Koch: No tax-supported health services, including Medicare.
Bernie Sanders: Spending on military means fewer resources for people.
Bernie Sanders: Care for our veterans, even if we disagree about wars.
Bernie Sanders: A job is more than income; it's how we relate to the world.
Bernie Sanders: Establish worker-owned cooperatives to counter corporations.
Bernie Sanders: Middle-class wages have been in a 40-year decline.
Bernie Sanders: $15 minimum wage, plus pay equity for women.
Bernie Sanders: Minimum wage increase most helps minority workers.
Principles & Values|
Bernie Sanders: 2016 campaign moved a generation of Millennials to the left.
Bernie Sanders: 1981: elected as independent mayor of Burlington.
Bernie Sanders: Greatness about how we treat most vulnerable, not wealth.
Bernie Sanders: Our political revolution must continue.
Bernie Sanders: Brother elected in England as Green Party member.
David Koch: OpEd: Millions spent shows the importance of politics.
David Koch: OpEd:1980 Libertarian platform has become GOP standard.
Hillary Clinton: OpEd: "Clinton Inc" fundraisers couldn't fight establishment.
Rev. Jesse Jackson: OpEd: Rainbow Coalition played transformative role.
Bernie Sanders: We have to do better on both SSDI and elder poverty.
Bernie Sanders: I helped create the Social Security Caucus.
Bernie Sanders: Tax code is rigged to favor top 2% of billionaires.
Bernie Sanders: 0.1% tax on Wall Street speculation.
Bernie Sanders: 1980s: progressive property tax, plus Meals & Rooms tax.
Bernie Sanders: Drinking water infrastructure coming to end of useful life.
Bernie Sanders: We have significantly underfunded Infrastructure.
War & Peace|
Bernie Sanders: 1990: Tried to stop Bush's driving Saddam out of Kuwait.
Bernie Sanders: Iraq War: worst foreign policy blunder in modern history.
Bernie Sanders: Economic sanctions could have driven Saddam out of Kuwait.
Tulsi Gabbard: Iraq was a war we never should have gotten into.
Welfare & Poverty|
Bernie Sanders: Burlington Community Land Trust for affordable housing.
Bernie Sanders: Grotesque inequality is unsustainable and immoral.
Bernie Sanders: Senior poverty AND childhood poverty are increasing.