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Books by and about 2012 presidential nominees
Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
A Life of Trial and Redemption
about V.P. Joe Biden (2010)
No Apology
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2010)
Young Guns
by Rep. Paul Ryan et al (2010)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Promises to Keep
by Vice Pres. Joe Biden (2007)
The Audacity of Hope
by Pres. Barack Obama (2006)
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2004)
Dreams from My Father
by Pres. Barack Obama (1996)

Book Reviews

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Plan of Attack:, by Bob Woodward of the Washington Post

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 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Foreign Policy
    Dick Cheney: UN becomes irrelevant because of failures in Iraq.
War & Peace
    Colin Powell: Contradicted Cheney and sought more UN involvement.
    Dick Cheney: Biggest threat comes from WMD and from Saddam.
    Dick Cheney: UN inspections would not reduce WMD threat.
    Dick Cheney: Contradicted Powell and sought to connect Saddam and 9/11.
    Dick Cheney: WMD inspections makes decision to take out Saddam harder.
    George W. Bush: $389M in 2002-2003 for CIA to overthrow Saddam.
    George W. Bush: CIA report hedged on whether Saddam had WMD.
    George W. Bush: CIA chief told Bush “slam dunk” that Saddam had WMD.
    Colin Powell: Invading Iraq means “owning” it, for better or worse.
    Condoleezza Rice: War stops Saddam from beating international community.
    Dick Cheney: Pre-war planning: once the war starts, Saddam is “toast”.
    George W. Bush: US could not maintain Iraq inspection regime indefinitely.
    John Kerry: Karl Rove: “Kerry gave green light to Bush on Iraq”.

The above quotations are from Plan of Attack:, by Bob Woodward of the Washington Post.

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