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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)
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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Promises Kept / Promises Broken
Comparison of Trump campaign vs. Trump Administration

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    from Trump: Promises Kept / Promises Broken (number of quotes indicated):
  • Barack Obama (1) Democratic President (elected 2008)
  • Donald Trump (27) Republican Presidential candidate
  • James Mattis (1) Defense
  • Republican Party (1)
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Donald Trump: More penalties for violence against police.
Energy & Oil
    Donald Trump: Represent Pittsburgh, not Paris: Coal over climate agreement.
Foreign Policy
    Donald Trump: I said it was obsolete, but NATO is no longer obsolete.
    Donald Trump: NATO: apply new solutions to face new circumstances.
    Donald Trump: Other countries should follow UK in leaving EU.
    Donald Trump: NATO is obsolete; it doesn't fight terrorism.
    James Mattis: NATO alliance is essential for America's security.
    Donald Trump: Supports construction of Israeli settlements in West Bank.
Free Trade
    Donald Trump: Trade wars are good; tariffs on steel and aluminum.
    Donald Trump: Put American firms first in federal contracts.
    Donald Trump: Review WTO exceptions to federal contract purchases.
Health Care
    Donald Trump: We have gutted ObamaCare by ending individual mandate.
    Donald Trump: OpEd: Ordered healthcare associations, but no follow-up.
Homeland Security
    Donald Trump: Ensure U.S. nuclear arsenal is at the top of the pack.
    Barack Obama: Don't pursue nuclear warheads with new military capabilities.
    Donald Trump: Expand US nuclear capability; we're falling behind.
    Donald Trump: One year in: only 200 feet of prototype order wall built.
    Donald Trump: Revamp H-1B from just a cheap labor program.
    Donald Trump: Revamp guest-worker program, even those used in Trump hotels.
    Donald Trump: Protect America by banning refugees from terrorist countries.
    Donald Trump: Strip federal grant money to sanctuary cities.
    Donald Trump: Hire 5,000 more Border Patrol agents on Mexican border.
Tax Reform
    Donald Trump: 1991: Reagan tax cut a catastrophe; 2017: Reagan led economy.
    Donald Trump: OpEd: 1986 tax reform was revenue-neutral; 2017 reform isn't.
    Republican Party: OpEd: 1986 tax reform was bipartisan; 2017 reform isn't.
    Donald Trump: Assign high-priority infrastructure projects.
War & Peace
    Donald Trump: One-time missile strike in response to Syria chemical attack.
    Donald Trump: OpEd: now believes that US has national interest in Syria.
    Donald Trump: Stay out of Syria, and keep Syrians out of America.
    Donald Trump: 2013: warned Obama against bombing Syria; 2017: bombed Syria.

The above quotations are from Promises Kept / Promises Broken
Comparison of Trump campaign vs. Trump Administration.

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