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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)

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Vice Presidential debate, Oct. 5, 2000

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    from Vice Presidential debate in Kentucky (number of quotes indicated):
  • Dick Cheney (19)
  • Joseph Lieberman (21)
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    Dick Cheney: Reach across the divide on adoptions & notification.
    Dick Cheney: Let FDAís RU-486 decision stand; itís only based on safety.
    Joseph Lieberman: FDAís RU-486 decision stands; itís made properly by experts.
    Joseph Lieberman: Leave abortion decision to a woman, her doctor, and her god.
    Joseph Lieberman: Rejected partial-birth ban since it ignored maternal health.
Budget & Economy
    Dick Cheney: After 8 years inaction, must act based on rosy forecast.
    Dick Cheney: Give responsible tax relief by returning 5% of surplus.
    Joseph Lieberman: $300 billion reserve fund to be insurance policy for surplus.
    Joseph Lieberman: Expensive tax cut for rich will lead to high interest rates.
    Joseph Lieberman: Now: tap Strategic Reserve; long-term: develop 80 mpg cars.
Civil Rights
    Dick Cheney: Equalize pay for stay-at-home moms vs. working women.
    Joseph Lieberman: Support Equal Pay Act for women; plus loans & lawsuits.
    Joseph Lieberman: Equalize pay for women; itís unfair and unacceptable.
    Dick Cheney: Demand accountability so no child is left behind.
    Joseph Lieberman: We must commit money to improve education.
Energy & Oil
    Dick Cheney: Increase domestic energy production without damage to land.
    Joseph Lieberman: Destroying pristine ANWR not worth 6 months of oil.
    Joseph Lieberman: Save 3 mpg and we conserve same as drilling Alaska.
    Dick Cheney: Donít drill off California coast; but do drill ANWR.
Foreign Policy
    Joseph Lieberman: Gore will continue critical role in peace process.
Homeland Security
    Dick Cheney: Military reductions are too much for post-Cold War.
    Dick Cheney: We must not send unprepared, demoralized troops to war.
    Dick Cheney: American military is worse off today than in 1992.
    Dick Cheney: We cannot allow Saddam to have nuclear weapons.
    Joseph Lieberman: American military is best in the world; and has proven it.
    Joseph Lieberman: Skipping generation of equipment will destroy readiness.
    Joseph Lieberman: Donít alarm America - the military is ready.
    Joseph Lieberman: Work with Iraqi opposition to overthrow Saddam.
Principles & Values
    Dick Cheney: The Joe who attends Hollywood fundraisers isnít the old Joe.
    Joseph Lieberman: I requested report, and I said ďstop itĒ to Hollywood.
Social Security
    Dick Cheney: Social Security will go bust without individual investment.
    Joseph Lieberman: Social Security Plus from Gore, cuts from Bush.
Tax Reform
    Dick Cheney: Donít let Goreís tax credits determine how to live your life.
    Dick Cheney: They like tax credits; we like tax reform and tax cuts.
    Dick Cheney: You have to be a CPA to understand Goreís plan.
    Joseph Lieberman: Goreís tax credits acknowledge existing needs.
    Joseph Lieberman: Exciting tax credits for health, elder care, & retirement.
War & Peace
    Dick Cheney: Need leadership and trust to make progress in Mideast.
    Dick Cheney: Serbs deserve credit - Russia and US should support them.
    Joseph Lieberman: US helped depose Milosevic and should continue to help Serbs.

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