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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
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)
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)

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2008 Democratic debate in Los Angeles, California, on on Jan. 31, 2008, the eve of Super Tuesday

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Families & Children
    Barack Obama: Parents should control whatís coming over the airwaves.
Government Reform
    Hillary Clinton: It took a Clinton to clean up after the first Bush.
Health Care
    Barack Obama: Against enforcement mechanism for mandating insurance.
    Hillary Clinton: Taxpayers pay for drug R&D, not drug companies.
    Hillary Clinton: Mandate insurance AND make it affordable for all.
    Barack Obama: Solve the driverís license issue with immigration reform.
    Barack Obama: Immigrants are scapegoats for high unemployment rates.
    Barack Obama: Support the DREAM Act for the children of illegal immigrants.
    Hillary Clinton: Deporting all illegal immigrants is unrealistic.
    Hillary Clinton: Illegal immigrants with driverís licenses puts them at risk.
    Hillary Clinton: Exploitation of undocumented workers drives down wages.
    Hillary Clinton: Co-sponsored comprehensive immigration reform in 2004.
Principles & Values
    Barack Obama: The Clinton years were undeniably better than the Bush years.
    Hillary Clinton: Being the president is much more than being a CEO.
    Hillary Clinton: The next president faces a stack of problems on day one.
Tax Reform
    Barack Obama: Iím not bashful about it: wealthy will pay more taxes.
    Hillary Clinton: Wealthy should go back to paying pre-Bush tax rates.
War & Peace
    Barack Obama: The Iraq war has undermined our security.
    Barack Obama: Iraq is distracting us from a host of global threats.
    Barack Obama: End the war, and end the mindset that got us into war.
    Barack Obama: We have set the bar so low in Iraq.
    Barack Obama: The Iraq war was conceptually flawed from the start.
    Barack Obama: Title of Iraq war authorization bill stated its intent.
    Hillary Clinton: Leaving 130,000 troops in Iraq is irresponsible abdication.
    Hillary Clinton: Have nearly all combat troops out in a year.
    Hillary Clinton: Withdraw one to two brigades in Iraq each month.
    Hillary Clinton: Canít leave Iraq safely without a plan.
    Hillary Clinton: Canít let the Iraqis think the US will be there forever.
    Hillary Clinton: Voted against precedent of US subordinate to UN in Iraq.
    Hillary Clinton: Iraq war authorization was not authority for preemption.
    Hillary Clinton: Told by the White House how the war resolution would be used.
    Hillary Clinton: Iraq war vote was meant to be used as coercive diplomacy.
    Hillary Clinton: Would have never diverted attention from Afghanistan.

The above quotations are from 2008 Democratic debate in Los Angeles, California, on on Jan. 31, 2008, the eve of Super Tuesday.

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