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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
United,
by Cory Booker (2016)
The Truths We Hold,
by Kamala Harris (2019)
Smart on Crime,
by Kamala Harris (2010)
Guide to Political Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2017)
Where We Go From Here,
by Bernie Sanders (2018)
Promise Me, Dad ,
by Joe Biden (2017)
Conscience of a Conservative,
by Jeff Flake (2017)
Two Paths,
by Gov. John Kasich (2017)
Every Other Monday,
by Rep. John Kasich (2010)
Courage is Contagious,
by John Kasich (1998)
Shortest Way Home,
by Pete Buttigieg (2019)
The Book of Joe ,
by Jeff Wilser (2019; biography of Joe Biden)
Becoming,
by Michelle Obama (2018)
Our Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2016)
This Fight Is Our Fight,
by Elizabeth Warren (2017)
Higher Loyalty,
by James Comey (2018)
The Making of Donald Trump,
by David Cay Johnston (2017)
Books by and about the 2016 presidential election
What Happened ,
by Hillary Clinton (2017)
Higher Loyalty ,
by James Comey (2018)
Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Hard Choices,
by Hillary Clinton (2014)
Becoming ,
by Michelle Obama (2018)
Outsider in the White House,
by Bernie Sanders (2015)

Book Reviews

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Winners and Losers
Senate candidates from North Carolina



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    from Past and present Senate candidates from North Carolina (number of quotes indicated):
  • Chris Rey (8) Democratic Senate Challenger North Carolina
  • Deborah Ross (18) Democratic Senate candidate North Carolina
  • Greg Brannon (2) Republican Senate candidate California
  • Kay Hagan (9) Democratic Jr Senator North Carolina
  • Richard Burr (5) Republican Sr Senator; previously Representative North Carolina
  • Sean Haugh (18) Libertarian Senate challenger North Carolina
  • Thom Tillis (31) Republican Challenger North Carolina
  • Tim Scott (1) Republican Senator-Appointee South Carolina
  • Tom Cotton (1) Republican Senate challenger Arkansas
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 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Abortion
    Deborah Ross: All employers should cover contraceptives (no RFRA).
    Thom Tillis: Human life begins at conception.
    Sean Haugh: No role for government in regulating abortion.
    Sean Haugh: No state nor federal government role in abortion.
Budget & Economy
    Chris Rey: As mayor, revitalized downtown & turned around economy.
    Thom Tillis: Free enterprise is the key to national prosperity.
    Sean Haugh: Scrap the Federal Reserve.
Civil Rights
    Deborah Ross: Transgender individuals use public bathrooms of their choice.
    Richard Burr: Let same-sex marriage be decided by the states.
    Deborah Ross: Introduced gender pay equity bill in state legislature.
    Thom Tillis: OpEd: Supported tax cuts over help for students and women.
    Thom Tillis: Defend the N.C. gay marriage ban.
    Thom Tillis: Government shouldn't redefine marriage.
    Sean Haugh: Government has no say over whom consenting adults love.
Corporations
    Deborah Ross: Corporations and wealthiest should pay their fair share.
    Thom Tillis: AdWatch: began working at 15; postponed college until later.
Crime
    Deborah Ross: No incarceration for nonviolent misdemeanors.
    Chris Rey: Started workforce development program for released prisoners.
Drugs
    Deborah Ross: Supports medical marijuana.
    Richard Burr: Marijuana has no value that you can't get thru other things.
    Sean Haugh: End the Drug War.
    Sean Haugh: War on drugs is a war on our own people.
Education
    Deborah Ross: Make first two years of community college free.
    Chris Rey: Read with the Mayor: volunteer program at grade schools.
    Thom Tillis: Department of Education is 5,000 overpaid bureaucrats.
    Kay Hagan: Repeatedly stressed support for public schools.
    Thom Tillis: Oppose Common Core; eliminate U.S. Department of Education.
    Sean Haugh: Scrap the Common Core curriculum standards.
Energy & Oil
    Thom Tillis: No subsidies for wind and solar.
    Thom Tillis: Climate change is not an established fact.
    Kay Hagan: Advocate for Keystone XL pipeline.
Families & Children
    Chris Rey: AdWatch: Faith, family, and service give my life meaning.
Foreign Policy
    Deborah Ross: Work with Iran on nukes; work with allies on ISIS.
    Deborah Ross: Approach threats in multilateral way, like Iran nuclear deal.
    Richard Burr: 13% on Livable World scorecard; opposed Iran nuke deal.
    Sean Haugh: No global policeman; no foreign entanglements.
Free Trade
    Deborah Ross: Always against the TPP; we need to stop trade agreements.
    Sean Haugh: We need to completely change to free trade.
Government Reform
    Greg Brannon: I believe in a constitutionally limited government.
    Thom Tillis: Photo ID for voting.
    Thom Tillis: Helped engineer voter ID legislation.
Gun Control
    Deborah Ross: Tried to block legislation that would allow concealed carry.
    Deborah Ross: Supports commonsense gun safety and background checks.
    Thom Tillis: Opposes more gun restrictions.
Health Care
    Chris Rey: Expand Medicaid despite North Carolina's state legislature.
    Thom Tillis: Repeal ObamaCare; it's not a government responsibility.
    Thom Tillis: Voting for ObamaCare is a fire-able offense.
    Kay Hagan: AdWatch: Hagan promised wrongly that all can keep insurance.
    Thom Tillis: AdWatch: ObamaCare is a disaster.
    Kay Hagan: I'd vote for ObamaCare again, but do "sensible fixes".
    Thom Tillis: AdWatch: TV PAC attack on ObamaCare is a "badge of honor".
    Kay Hagan: AdWatch: Targeted by RNC robocalls for support of ObamaCare.
    Kay Hagan: AdWatch: Voted against consumers keeping pre-ObamaCare plans.
    Thom Tillis: Do everything in our power to undo ObamaCare.
Homeland Security
    Deborah Ross: Maintain a strong military & care for veterans.
    Chris Rey: Organized bipartisan "Save the 440th Airlift Wing" coalition.
    Chris Rey: Improve support for military veterans.
    Richard Burr: OpEd: Quashed release of report about CIA torture.
    Thom Tillis: Maintain a superior nuclear arsenal.
    Sean Haugh: Repeal the abomination of the Patriot Act.
    Sean Haugh: Stop drone warfare.
Immigration
    Deborah Ross: Support the DREAM Act.
    Chris Rey: Support giving illegal immigrants a path to citizenship.
    Deborah Ross: Support giving illegal immigrants a path to citizenship.
    Thom Tillis: Protect the borders; prevent illegal entry.
    Thom Tillis: Amnesty shouldn't be on the table.
    Kay Hagan: Inaction is not an option; comprehensive reform is best.
    Thom Tillis: Bipartian failure to secure the border.
    Sean Haugh: Free movement across borders instead of curbs on immigration.
    Sean Haugh: I believe in open borders.
Jobs
    Tom Cotton: Yes on minimum wage of $8.25, but no minimum-wage-economy.
    Thom Tillis: Opposes federal minimum wage; but let states decide.
    Tim Scott: $1,000 tax credit for job-training apprenticeships.
Principles & Values
    Greg Brannon: Tea Party supporter of constitutional conservative fighters.
    Thom Tillis: Judeo-Christian values established our government framework.
    Thom Tillis: A self-made man who grew up in a trailer park.
    Sean Haugh: YouTube-based campaign as Libertarian party nominee.
    Sean Haugh: The spoiler argument is bogus on every level.
    Thom Tillis: Served on town commission; ousted sitting State House Rep.
    Thom Tillis: "Moral Mondays" are for whining losers who oppose GOP agenda.
Social Security
    Deborah Ross: Government shouldn't cut nor privatize Social Security.
War & Peace
    Deborah Ross: Committed to defeating ISIS, with our international partners.
    Richard Burr: We have effective oversight of CIA and drone strikes.
    Thom Tillis: Withdrawing too quickly from Iraq left vacuum for ISIS.
    Kay Hagan: Supports Obama's anti-ISIS strategy.
    Thom Tillis: Too little is known about Syrian rebels to arm them.
    Kay Hagan: US should have more quickly armed the moderate Syrian rebels.
    Thom Tillis: US should have more quickly armed the moderate Syrian rebels.
    Sean Haugh: Opposes US military intervention abroad.
    Sean Haugh: Stay out of the Russia-Ukraine imbroglio.
    Sean Haugh: Iraq exit plan is to find a door and exit.
Welfare & Poverty
    Thom Tillis: No government assistance for those who can help themselves.


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  • Chris Rey Democratic Senate Challenger North Carolina
  • Deborah Ross Democratic Senate candidate North Carolina
  • Greg Brannon Republican Senate candidate California
  • Kay Hagan Democratic Jr Senator North Carolina
  • Richard Burr Republican Sr Senator; previously Representative North Carolina
  • Sean Haugh Libertarian Senate challenger North Carolina
  • Thom Tillis Republican Challenger North Carolina
  • Tim Scott Republican Senator-Appointee South Carolina
  • Tom Cotton Republican Senate challenger Arkansas

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Senate candidates from North Carolina.

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